Lessons Learnt from the Macarthur Real Estate Engagement Project

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The Macarthur Real Estate Engagement project aims to support new and existing tenants of real estate agents to help prevent them from entering the homelessness service system. The Project uses a collaborative approach using existing resources of the service system. This report is aimed at practitioners in the human services industry who are interested in

Community Corporate Engagement – A Toolkit to get a Corporate Partner

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This toolkit is designed as a guide for not-for-profit (NFP) organisations to strategically engage with corporations and businesses. It promotes building both effective and mutually beneficial community-corporate relationships. To achieve this end, the toolkit provides background information about the current movement towards strategic corporate engagement. Examples are given of how this translates to the types

CALD Worker Mentoring Project – Final Report

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Through WSCF’s work with community service organisations, interagencies and culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) workers a number of issues were identified in relation to skill development of CALD workers in the sector. These included: Workers are often employed for their bi-lingual, bi-cultural skills, experience, or for having worked with refugees overseas and often have limited

We are Working as One: Working Together Today for Our Children of Tomorrow

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We are Working as One is an important guide for workers in non-Aboriginal managed organisations. The guide details how to effectively support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander workers within non-Aboriginal managed organisations. The introductory guide brings together theory and practice through reflective practice.

Submission to NSW Department of Community Services

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In early September, the Department of Family and Community Services (FACS) released the Targeted Earlier Intervention Programs Sector Consultation Paper. Western Sydney Community Forum joined with partner peak agencies and local councils to host three Roundtables in Greater Western Sydney on the FACS Earlier Intervention Programs (TEIP) Reforms. In total the three Roundtables captured the