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Seeking Support: Volunteer leadership in Tasmania – a research study

You are invited to attend a focus group on  Volunteer Leadership in Tasmania... The focus groups will be collecting the insights, experiences, and ideas of people who lead and manage volunteers in (unpaid workers) Tasmania. These focus groups will explore [...]

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Central Coast – become a volunteer or mentor information sessions

Come along to find out about the benefits of volunteering and how you can be involved in Doors to Mentors which is a mentoring program developed to support young people in the Central Coast as part of our communities’ 100 [...]

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Help address the risks of dementia in Tasmanian

The Wicking Dementia Research and Education Centre is a global research leader on the risk factors for dementia and has recently launched the ISLAND Project – the largest dementia prevention project in the world. Through the ISLAND Project, we want [...]

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International Volunteer Managers Day

Let's recognise and celebrate the contribution of volunteer managers! We often recognise the contribution of volunteers in our communities  both locally and globally. Volunteers are involved in just about every aspect of service delivery in all walks of life. However, [...]

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Arts Tasmania: Safeguarding volunteering in Tasmanian small museums – (Project)

In March 2019, Volunteering Tasmania commenced a project with Arts Tasmania around safeguarding volunteering for the small museums and art collections throughout the state. The purpose of this project is to work with Arts Tasmania in surveying all participating small [...]

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Home and Community Care Volunteer Program Community of Practice –HACC and CHSP Sector Support)

We have launched a new network to provide volunteer management support to Tasmanian Providers (Organisations) who receive funding for Home and Community Care (HACC) and the Commonwealth Home Support Programme (CHSP).   Together, the CoP will: Improve professional connectedness and [...]

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