Good 360
MEDIA, JOBS & RESOURCES FOR THE COMMON GOOD

Tag : New South Wales

NSW Promotes Partnership for Social Change

Wendy Williams, Wednesday, 21st September 2016 -  Partnership is key to driving social change, according to the New South Wales Government which is “leading the nation” when it comes to social impact investment. Treasurer of

Two States Dominate Australia’s Charity Sector

Xavier Smerdon, Tuesday, 12th January 2016 -  More than half of the total value of Australia’s charity sector is controlled by just two states, according to figures from the national charity regulator. NSW and Victoria…

Elder Abuse Inquiry Welcomed

Ellie Cooper, Thursday, 3rd September 2015 -  The New South Wales Parliament has launched an inquiry into the abuse of elderly people, a move that has been welcomed by Not for Profit advocates. The Upper House inquiry will be chaired…

Private Philanthropic Funds Reach Record Levels

Lina Caneva, Thursday, 8th January 2015 -  Distributions from Private Ancillary Funds (PAFs) have grown to record levels in Australia reaching $251 million in 2012 and were estimated to exceed a cumulative $1.7 billion in…

Feds Urge Homelessness Agreement Sign On

Lina Caneva, Tuesday, 8th July 2014 -  The Federal Government is urging South Australia and Tasmania to sign the 2014-15 National Partnership Agreement on Homelessness (NPAH). Minister for Social Services Kevin Andrews…

NCOSS Announces New Leader

Staff Reporter, Monday, 2nd June 2014 -  Tracy Howe. Tracy Howe, the former head of peak body Domestic Violence NSW, will be taking on the top job at the Council of Social Service of NSW. NCOSS said that while Howe was leading…

Social Housing Stress for Mentally Ill – Report

Staff Reporter, Tuesday, 27th May 2014 -  People living with a mental illness are struggling to cope with the new set of pressures that comes with living in social housing, a new report has found. The report by the NSW Public…

Funding Secures Real Future for Young Job Seekers

Staff Reporter, Friday, 7th March 2014 -  The Beacon Foundation has secured enough funding to deliver an expansion of the Real Futures Generation program that will support 1500 disadvantaged young Australians find work.…

States Revel in International Volunteer Day

Staff Reporter, Thursday, 5th December 2013 -  Peak volunteering bodies across Australia are celebrating International Volunteer Day. It marks the 27th annual International Volunteer Day (IVD), which was established by the…

Disability Service Orgs Merge

Staff Reporter, Tuesday, 8th October 2013 -  Two major disability service organisations have merged in response to the challenges and reforms brought about by the introduction of the National Disability Insurance Scheme.…

Opinion

Impact

The Collective Impact ‘Mindset’

Staff Reporter, Wednesday, 2nd October 2013 -  Understanding the theoretical mindset of Collective Impact is one thing; actually making the change is quite another, according to Australian social change advocates Dawn O’Neil

Community Service Orders Reduce Re-Offending

Staff Reporter, Tuesday, 27th August 2013 -  A new study has found that community service orders reduce the number of adults re-offending in NSW. This is the key finding to emerge from new research released by the NSW Bureau of…
PB Careers
Get the social sector's most essential news coverage delivered free every Tuesday and Thursday morning.
  • NEWS CATEGORIES

  • FEATURED SUPPLIER


    Brennan IT helps not-for-profit (NFP) organisations drive gr...

    Brennan IT

    Source More Suppliers
    Guide to Giving
    pba inverse logo
    Subscribe Twitter Facebook