Volunteering Sunshine Coast

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VSC Weekly Update on Sunshine FM

Volunteering Sunshine Coast is the foremost volunteer recruitment agency on the Sunshine Coast sourcing around 3,000 volunteers annually to a variety of roles and positions. As part of its community awareness campaign VSC has partnered with local community radio station Sunshine FM to promote the many volunteer position available in the region and to keep people aware of the impact volunteers make on so many lives. To catch-up on all the details and news please click on the audio files below.

‘Solidarity through Volunteering’

‘Solidarity through Volunteering’ Theme Highlights Importance of Coming Together to Care for One Another, Secretary-General Says, Marking International Day Press Release: Secretary-General, Statements and Messages (SG/SM/21612), 30 NOVEMBER 2022 Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for International Volunteer Day for Economic and Social Development, observed on 5 December: On International

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Migrant Work Ready

Sunshine Coast multicultural residents can now apply to participate in the Migrant Work Ready program commencing on 16 September. The Migrant Work Ready program prepares migrants for jobs and improves employment oppourtunites.  The program includes eight workshops, a graduation event, mentoring and networking opportunities.  Participants gain an understanding of: Australian work culture,

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Voluntary work and mutual obligation requirements for unemployed payment recipients

What are mutual obligation requirements?In return for receiving taxpayer-funded income support, unemployed people have mutualobligation requirements. As part of their mutual obligation requirements, individuals may berequired to undertake job search, attend employment services provider appointments,attend job interviews, and undertake other suitable activities to help them become more jobready. For participants

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Dementia Conference 2022 – Come Walk With Me

Wednesday, 21st September at Mooloolaba TAFE,  34 Lady Musgrave Dr, Mountain Creek  (For all: people with dementia, their family carers, staff, volunteers, students, seniors and interested persons) Dr Daniel Blackmore, Qld Brain Institute will give a presentation titled: The Ageing Brain: Of mice and men.  Dr Blackmore will discuss what happens to the brain

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Bloomhill Cancer Care

Hello valued supporters Thank you for being part of the Sunshine Coast community supporting those touched by cancer. As many of us know from experience, cancer can happen to anyone. It doesn’t discriminate by age, gender or race. While healthy diets, active lifestyles and low alcohol intake reduce the risk of many types

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National Student Volunteer Week 2022

Monday 8 – Sunday 14 August 2022National Student Volunteer Week celebrates the positive impact students and young people have on the community through volunteering. It is also an opportunity to promote the many benefits of volunteering in the hope of inspiring others. Join Volunteering Sunshine Coast as we celebrate this

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