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  • 15 Sep

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    Upgrade to Volunteer Community Recovery platform

    Volunteering WA’s expanded emergency volunteering platform plays a vital role in responding to emergencies in WA, allowing individuals and organisations to sign up for specific community response projects as they occur, or join the community recovery pool at any time to be called upon when needed.

  • 01 Sep

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    VDS Grants: Promotion and Marketing of Volunteering in Western Australia

    Grant funding will be available to identified volunteer service organisations for projects that increase awareness and uptake of volunteering in Western Australia.

  • 01 Sep

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    Visioning Workshops | Peel and Perth

    Register to attend one of the Visioning Workshops taking place across Western Australia for the National Strategy for Volunteering project.

  • 01 Sep

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    2022-23 Volunteer Grants - EOIs Open

    The 2022–23 Volunteer Grants process is now underway with grants of between $1000 and $5000 available to help community organisations to support the efforts of their volunteers.

  • 18 Aug

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    Project Based Grants 2022-23 Recipients Announced (VMA)

    Volunteering WA is pleased to announce there have been seven (7) successful project-based grants provided in Western Australia for the 2022-23 year. These projects aim to demonstrate and provide learnings for new ways of engaging with a diverse and inclusive range of volunteers. This grant is funded by the Australian Government Department of Social Services and administered by Volunteering WA.

  • 15 Aug

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    National Strategy for Volunteering – Discovery Insights Report Published

    Over the past year Volunteering Australia has been leading the development of the first National Strategy for Volunteering in a decade.

  • 15 Aug

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    Making your website accessible – training with Dr Scott Hollier

    17.7% of Australians have some form of permanent disability (ABS 2019) so it makes sense to consider your website’s accessibility.

  • 03 Aug

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    WA Seniors Week 2022 Grants and Awards Applications Open

    Grant applications are open to host an activity during WA Seniors Week 2022 (6-13 November); as well as applications for the WA Senior Awards.

  • 02 Aug

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    Indexation for Community Sector Funding

    WACOSS and CEWA, along with Peaks, have been advocating to the Western Australian Government for an increase to the WA State Government indexation for community sector funding for a number of years.

  • 21 Jul

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    Volunteering WA Draft Constitution

    The Volunteering WA Draft Constitution is now available for a final review for its presentation at the Annual General Meeting.