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VCAT fee structure should provide accessibility to justice

23 May 2016 – The Victorian Government is reviewing the regulations that govern the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT) fee structure. VCAT is an important low-cost, timely and affordable avenue for people to resolve legal disputes. For many community members it is a […]


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Vulnerable people in emergencies – lessons from South Australia

20 May 2016 – A report released by the Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC in January 2016, Capturing community experiences in the 2015 Sampson Flat fire, recommends supporting individual planning and preparation for vulnerable people, and building relationships between vulnerable people and interested community […]


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VCAT fees need a shakeup to protect people facing disadvantage

18 May 2016 – The Victorian Government is being urged to abolish a series of Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT) fees which serve as a barrier to people facing disadvantage from pursuing justice. The Department of Justice is currently considering the introduction of a “tiered” […]


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Homelessness and emergency management: Victorian perspectives

10 May 2016 – Disasters and emergencies such as bushfires, floods and heatwaves affect all Australians, no matter what their background or status. A new VCOSS report, Easing the crisis: Reducing risks for people experiencing homelessness in disasters and emergency events, states that people […]


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Cross-sector collaboration to assist the rapidly transforming ageing, disability and mental health sectors

5 May 2016 – The Ageing, Disability and Mental Health Collaborative Panel was established in 2014 with the objective of building the capacity of the ageing, disability and mental health service sectors to: Prepare for the transformational changes associated with Government reforms including the […]

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Information Roadshows
Fundraising and Events for Not-for-profits
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Introduction to Women's Relationship With Money (PD Workshop)
Finance Essentials Training for NFP's
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Autism Spectrum Disorder – The Carer's Perspective
Information Roadshows
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Aged Care Program – Carers, Families and the System
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MoneyMinded Facilitator Training
Raising Money 101
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MoneyMinded Facilitator Training
Information Roadshows
Controlling My Own Life: Making the Most of Consumer Directed Care
Evaluation Network Meeting
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Mental Health Essentials in Melboure
Certificate IV in Mental Health Peer Work (CHC43515) Wodonga
OH&S and Insurance Issues for Not-for-profits
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Stepping into Your Future
Anxiety and the Caring Role
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Aged Care Program – Carers, Families and the System
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Collaborative Partnerships to Support Children and Young People
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Dealing with Difficult Calls (PD Workshop)
Seminar: Family Violence and Partner’s Visa
Family Violence and Immigration: Your Rights
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Towards recovery - hope, innovation, co-design
Autism Spectrum Disorder – The Carer's Perspective
Better Start - Moving Forward Workshops
Follow My Lead - Exploring Successful Leadership
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Aged Care Program – Carers, Families and the System
Tax Concessions for NFPs
Train the Trainer workshop Frankston (Purse Project for Community Practitioners)
Victorian Ombudsman information session in Bendigo
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Exclusion of students from Victorian schools
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Connections UnitingCare Conference - Making Lives Better
North Eastern Melbourne Area NDIS Readiness Group
Anxiety and the Caring Role
Victorian Ombudsman Complaints Session - Maryborough
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Five Day Supervision Course presented by Dr. Susan Lewis
Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)
VCOSS consultation: State Disability Plan 2017-20
Victorian Ombudsman Complaints Session - Bendigo
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Orientation to NFP Board Leadership - May 2016
Aged Care Program – Carers, Families and the System
2016 Early Childhood Conference: Together We Grow Connecting Communities
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NDS Disability at Work Conference 2016
Working effectively with clients considered 'Complex and Challenging'
Communities in Control conference 2016
Train the Trainer workshop - Wangaratta (Purse Project for Community Practitioners)
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Enduring Powers of Attorney

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