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These tools and resources aim to promote best practice across the sector.

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This ABC Television News Broadcast aired on Saturday 24th July at 7pm and the story is about 17.04 minutes into the program. Five friends decide they want to live quietly and happily together in...


A cookbook project with residents of Melbourne's public housing towers seeks to rebuild trust after last year's hard lockdown It features traditional recipes from Somalia, Sudan, Ethiopia and...


Making more rental properties pet friendly

Policy/Procedure | Publication Date: 7 July 2021

This is a 13minute listen broadcasted on Radio National. Assessing your rights and responsibilities when it comes to having a pet in a rental property. Pets are an important part of life for...


Women & Change Grants

Grant and Tenders Queensland Statewide | Publication Date: 6 July 2021

The 2021 Women and Change grant of up to $50,000 will open for Expressions of Interest from July 1. “Our members are always willing to invest in new solutions and we know this year there will be...


NDIS Housing Options

Guides and Templates | Publication Date: 5 July 2021

Summer Foundation Communique Staying Connected Flyer Thank you for supporting the NDIS Housing Options project which aimed to build the capacity of National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)...


Assistance with Care and Housing in Brisbane

Sector Initiatives | Publication Date: 1 July 2021

The Assistance with Care and Housing (ACH) program is designed to support people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness, to access appropriate and sustainable housing as well as community care...


A CoHousing project in Eltham…Participant Expression of Interest

Sector Initiatives | Publication Date: 1 July 2021

For the last few months, we have been collaborating with a Cohousing group interested in creating a project in and around Nillumbik and have secured a site in Eltham. The project aims to...



Policy/Procedure | Publication Date: 1 July 2021

This section of the Governance Toolkit examines safeguarding vulnerable people and outlines practical steps to ensure your charity is doing this effectively. Checklists and tools are available to...