Harm caused by financial stress has prompted calls for a public health approach to managing money. Others argue that comprehensive consumer education, which inevitably involves complex financial systems, is unrealistic. 

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The latest research by the Office of the eSafety Commissioner explores ways family, friends and peers of older Australians can encourage them to improve their digital literacy and increase their online engagement.

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Digital technology has been slowly embraced by our community sector. Recent research into the family care sector has found lagging points. The government is planning on utilising the Digital Transformation Agency's strategy in its service methods. What can we learn from the changes?

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Are you interested in making social activities for people over 65 an meaningful and enjoyable experience? You may also be seeking hospitality or aged care experience.

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Do you have a licence and a car and a passion for helping people in your community? Opportunity to make a difference by gifting your time and own vehicle to pick up people from their homes and then drive them home when they finish shopping or other general errands.

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The Community Heritage Grants program provides up to $15,000 for not-for-profit community organisations such as libraries, archives, museums, genealogical and historical societies, multicultural and Indigenous groups.

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Traditionally seen as a role for men, this is changing as more women take up volunteering responsibilities with the Victoria State Emergency Service (VicSES). Women are now approximately 30% of the VicSES team and growing.

International Women's Day

Designed to make you think and push your boundaries, all about women is a vibrant day that asks questions about gender, justice and equality.
10th of March
Opera House - other events available
Cost varies