Fair pay for social and community services workers
On 1 February 2012, Fair Work Australia made an historic decision to provide fair pay for social and community services (SACS) workers and for workers in crisis assistance and supported housing (CASH).
Support to community organisations to help their volunteers in the course of their volunteering activities.
Financial Management Program
The Program helps people across a range of income and financial literacy levels to manage their money, overcome financial adversity, participate in their communities and plan for the medium to long term.
Assistance for people in immediate financial crisis who do not have other reasonable means of support.
Civil Society encompasses the diverse range of community services undertaken by 600,000 charities and not-for-profit organisations across Australia.
National Centre for Excellence
The Australian Government has committed to establish an independent Civil Society National Centre for Excellence (NCE) to support the vital work of charities and not-for-profits organisations.