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Proposal for mandatory child safe standards

Proposal for mandatory child safe standards

on February 18, 2015, 9:29 AM

In response to the Betrayal of Trust Inquiry, the Victorian Government has committed to ensuring funded organisations that work with children have minimum child safe standards, and to considering extending those standards to other organisations that work with children. Read our response

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Retired Professionals & Rural Volunteering

Retired Professionals & Rural Volunteering

on February 10, 2015, 3:03 PM

A Queensland research report about volunteering by retired professionals in rural Volunteer Involving Organisations looks at the attitudes and motivations of participants, and uses this analysis to provide some really practical recommendations for attracting & retaining older volunteers.

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Volunteering Victoria Mentoring Program – Applications Open

Volunteering Victoria Mentoring Program – Applications Open

on February 10, 2015, 12:53 PM

The Volunteering Victoria Mentoring Program aims to provide professional and personal development support to Volunteer Managers/Coordinators through one-to-one relationships with experienced, senior practitioners.

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Want to work in events? Volunteer at your local festival

Want to work in events? Volunteer at your local festival

on February 9, 2015, 4:24 PM

Summer is a fantastic time to get together to celebrate local food, flavour, music and community. The mothership that is the St Kilda Festival has just passed but there are plenty of opportunities to get involved in upcoming events in February and March. Volunteering not only connects you with the areas you live and love but are a fantastic way to gain experience in event management and logistics for those seeking a career in this highly desirable and competitive area.

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