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  • 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.

  • 21 May

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    Woodside grant will create a one-stop-shop for volunteer IT needs

    Volunteering WA has been awarded a substantial grant from the Woodside COVID-19 Community Fund to create a brand new volunteer management IT system, to replace the current outdated platform.

  • 21 May

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    WA Volunteer of the Year Awards – Recipients Announced

    Volunteering WA is proud to announce and congratulate the eight incredible and worthy recipients of the 2021 WA Volunteer of the Year Awards, announced on Thursday 20 May at Crown Perth, during National Volunteer Week (17-23 May).

  • 16 May

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    National Volunteer Week 2021

    The volunteering sector is recovering after the impact of Covid-19 and National Volunteer Week is an opportunity to recognise, re-connect and reimagine volunteering. National Volunteer Week: Monday 17 - Sunday 23 May

  • 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.