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Leep NGO
Volunteer Managers Training: Confident Presenting to Influence an Outcome
26 July 2018, 10.00am-2.30pm
Max Webber Library Function Centre, Cnr Flushcombe Rd & Alpha St, Blacktown

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Leep NGO
Manual Handling Training for Volunteers
26 July 2018, 9.30am-1.00pm
Foodbank NSW, 50 Owen St, Glendenning

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Volunteering Support Services (VSS) promote, resource and support volunteering in local communities across Australia. Volunteering Australia has released 'The Value of Volunteering Support Services' research project. Findings confirm the great value Volunteering Support Services add to the community.

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Volunteers come from all walks of life, each bringing with them their own unique perspective and reasoning for becoming a volunteer. Understanding what inspires and motivates us as individuals and volunteers can be a highly effective way for managing and maintaining volunteer engagement.

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Find out how to inspire and support people to use technology and be online as a one-on-one digital mentor. We explore what’s involved in the role and some tips and tricks for success! Digital mentors are people who provide one-on-one support to people so that they can use technology and get online.

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There have been mixed results for volunteering in the 2018-19 Federal Budget, says Volunteering Australia. While we acknowledge the Government’s contributions to the sector through the Volunteer Management Activity and annual Volunteer Grants, they are disappointed that there is no strategic approach to grow a culture of giving in Australia.