• 30 Apr

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    National Volunteer Week Guide 2021

    National Volunteer Week 17 - 23 May 2021 (NVW) is an annual celebration to acknowledge the generous contribution of our nation's volunteers. Thousands of activities will be held across the country to say thank you to the 6 million Australians who volunteer their time.

  • 22 Apr

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    National Volunteer Week Grants: Recipients Announced

    Supported by Lotterywest, each year during National Volunteer Week, Volunteering WA offers small grants to be used for organisations to celebrate and thank their volunteers.

  • 15 Apr

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    DSS 2021 Volunteer Grants

    The 2021 Volunteer Grants round is now underway with grants of between $1000 and $5000 available to help community organisations to support the efforts of Australian volunteers.

  • 13 Apr

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    Support people impacted by ex-tropical cyclone Seroja

    Support people impacted by ex-tropical cyclone Seroja

  • 08 Apr

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    Workshops confirmed - Aged Care Research Project

    As part of the State's recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, Volunteering WA has received a Lotterywest grant to conduct research into volunteering within aged care settings. In partnership with Murdoch University, the objective of the project is to facilitate knowledge sharing on changes to volunteer programs in the aged care sector during COVID 19 and to develop a range of good practice guides for volunteering in aged care settings.

  • 25 Mar

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    Volunteering WA March Enews

    March edition of our monthly eNews is out.

  • 02 Mar

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    New national resource hub for volunteer managers

    Volunteering Australia has launched an online Volunteering Resource Hub to help anyone who helps manage, lead or coordinate Australia’s almost six million volunteers.

  • 25 Feb

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    February edition of our monthly eNews is out.

  • 22 Feb

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    Re-engaging Volunteers and COVID-19

    New Volunteering Australia data shows volunteering is not snapping back, even as COVID restrictions lift, with nearly three-quarters of survey respondents saying their volunteer programs were not fully operational.

  • 19 Feb

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    ABC Radio Spirit of Volunteering Award - nominations open

    Meet one of our 2021 nominees, Rachel John, and our past Youth Award winner Marcus Wong, and learn why they choose to volunteer.