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Volunteering powering resilient communities

What was the purpose of the Roundtable?

This was Volunteering Victoria’s sixth Research Roundtable.  The purpose of the roundtable was for participants to explore the theme of Volunteering Powering Resilient Communities.

Who attended?

A mix of 32 researchers and practitioners from across Victoria attended the roundtable, including participants from volunteer support organisations, universities, volunteer-involving organisations and local government agencies.

What was discussed?

A panel discussion was held with presentations and comments from panellists Professor Jeni Warburton (La Trobe University), Dr Mario Peucker (Victoria University), Dr Josh Whittaker (RMIT), Angela Sutherland (Red Cross), Peta Fualau (Whittlesea Community Connection) and Adele Stowe-Lindner (Ardoch Youth Foundation).

Following the presentations, there was a general discussion between panellists and participants about:

Some of the questions and comments from the floor included: