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  • 06 Jul

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    Thank A Volunteer Day Grants - OPEN

    Organisations planning events for Thank a Volunteer Day celebrations can now apply for State Government grants of up to $1,000. Applications close at 4pm Thursday, August 5.

  • 05 Jul

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    Volunteering WA Vacancy - Assistant Accountant

    A rare and exciting opportunity to join Volunteering WA's Finance team has arisen. Join our professional and friendly team as we advance, celebrate and lead Western Australia's volunteering sector.

  • 01 Jul

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    New Volunteer Management Activity (VMA) Program Commenced 1 July

    From 1 July 2021, the changed funding arrangements for the new Volunteer Management Activity (VMA) commenced with State and Territory volunteering peak bodies. The new five year model will focus on developing and implementing strategies to build the capacity of volunteer involving organisations.

  • 22 Jun

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    Volunteering WA May/June Enews

    May/June edition of our monthly eNews is out.

  • 22 Jun

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    Volunteering WA Advocacy Success - Change to requirements for Volunteer Passenger Transport Drivers

    After engaging with the sector on the impacts the legislation would have, Volunteering WA met with the Department of Transport and raised the issue with the Minister for Volunteering through the Volunteering Community Reference Group and in our State Election Platform.

  • 22 Jun

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    Work Health and Safety Act - Transitional Resources

    Once the new Work Health and Safety Regulations are finalised (expected to be occur in late 2021), the Western Australian Work Health and Safety Act 2020 will come into force.

  • 15 Jun

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    National Student Volunteer Week 2021

    Monday 9 - Sunday 15 August 2021 | Education providers, volunteer organisations and students across the country are invited to participate in National Student Volunteer Week by getting involved at their local community level to celebrate and promote volunteering, hosting events, awards and training sessions, as well as taking part in volunteering activities.

  • 15 Jun

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    Reporting requirements for COVID-19 aged care workforce vaccinations

    Volunteering WA welcomes volunteers being included in the new reporting requirements for COVID-19 aged care workforce vaccinations. Read Volunteering Australia's Information Sheet to learn more about Volunteers and COVID-19 Vaccinations.

  • 03 Jun

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    Volunteering WA Vacancy - IT Services Coordinator

    Volunteering WA is seeking an IT Services Coordinator to provide dedicated IT support across Volunteering WA’s digital products and services.

  • 01 Jun

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    Call for Speakers extended - 2021 Volunteering State Conference

    Volunteering WA invites you to contribute your voice by submitting an abstract to present at the upcoming Volunteering WA State Conference, to be held at the Hyatt Regency Perth from 22 – 23 November 2021.