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Five things I’ve learnt talking to kids

20 September 2016 – 10,000 Victorian students are disengaging from education every year. But if we’re willing to listen and be flexible, we can help keep our kids in school.


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Where will our kids work in the future?

16 September 2016 – One in ten young Australians are not in education, employment or training. They’re neither “earning” nor “learning”. What if we already have the answer?


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How the community sector helped post-earthquake Christchurch help itself

15 September 2016 – When a major earthquake shook Christchurch in September 2010, bridges and buildings weren’t the only things put under pressure.


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Slum rentals must stop.

8 September 2016 – Victoria is fast becoming an outlier by not having minimum standards for rental properties


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Can ‘big data’ help improve social policy?

31 August 2016 – Private companies have been using data to anticipate demand and enhance their service offerings for years. Is it time the community sector tapped this resource too?

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Ready2Go Community Manual Launch Morning Tea
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Orientation to NFP Board Leadership - September 2016
Facilitation. Deep Democracy Style. Level 1.
Orientation to NFP Board Leadership Program 2016
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Tax Concessions for Not-for-profits webinar
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Recruiting and Retaining Volunteers
Borderline Personality Disorder - at the edge
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Accredited Mediator course
Understanding Conflict Styles
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Victorian Gender Equality Strategy Consultation - Metro
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Evidence-based training for professionals working with parents with LD
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National Standards Implementation Masterclass
Working with other NFPs - MOUs, Mergers and Amalgamations - Bendigo
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Doing School Differently
Workshop: Leading with Social Work Values and Ethics
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Roadmap to Ethical Compliance (1-day) Workshop
2016 Philanthropy Australia National Conference
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Trauma informed group work with vulnerable communities
DIY Ethical Compliance Framework (2-day) Workshop
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VCOSS consultation on the Education Evidence Base
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Skilful use of mindfulness in therapeutic work with clients and individual practice with Gabrielle Perversi
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