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An overview of the costs of indigenous unemployment. /

by Hunter, Boyd | Taylor, John.

In: Saunders, Peter (ed.) The price of prosperity : the economic and social costs of unemploymentPublisher: 2002Description: p. 109-133.Notes: Rec. no. for book: B11056 Includes bibliographical references indexed chapterAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Giving time : the economic and social value of volunteering in Victoria. /

by Soupourmas, Faye | Ironmonger, Duncan.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Department of Human Services 2002Description: x; 94 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index. Website : http://www.dhs.vic.gov.auAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Setting up a volunteer program. /

by Burns, Jan | Dyer, Jenny | McKay, Deborah.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Council of Adult Education 1989Description: 60 p.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

The social basis of community care. /

by Bulmer, Martin.

Publisher: London, U.K. Allen and Unwin 1987Description: 247 p. Bibliography: p. 223-241. Includes index.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Volunteering : the human face of democracy. /

by Wilkinson, Jennifer | Bittman, Michael.

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. Social Policy Research Centre. University of New South Wales 2002Description: 20 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: January 2002 Includes bibliographical references and index.Availability: (1)

Social capital norms, networks and practices : a critical evaluation. /

by Patulny, Roger.

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. Social Policy Research Centre. University of New South Wales 2004Description: 32 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: June 2004 Includes bibliographical referencesAvailability: (1)

Securing success : good practice in training people aged 45 and over who are disadvantaged in the labour market. /

by Australia. Department of Education, Science and Training.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. Department of Education, Science and Training 2004; Canberra, A.C.T. Australian Department of Education, Science and Training 2003Description: 16 p. : ill.Notes: URL: 'http://www.dest.gov.au/research/publications/securing_success/report.pdf' Checked: 6/10/2008 10:17:57 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Passions, people and appreciation : making volunteering work for young people : a report for NYARS. /

by Ferrier, Fran | Roos, Ian | Long, Michael.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. Department of Family and Community Services on behalf of National Youth Affairs Research Scheme 2004Description: vi, 154 p.Notes: April 2004 Includes bibliographical referencesAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Why bother? : a qualitative investigation of why people perform volunteer work. /

by Ely, Andrew.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. unpublished 2004Description: 64 p.Notes: Thesis completed for a BA (Honours) degree in Sociology, Department of Political Science, University of Melbourne. A number of volunteers were interviewed with the co-operation of the Brotherhood of St. Laurence. Bibliography p. 61-63Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Mapping the third sector: voluntarism in a changing social economy. /

by Van Til, Jon.

Publisher: New York, NY Foundation Centre 1988Description: 270 p. Bibliography: p. 217-244. Index.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

The benefits of an ageing population. /

by Healy, Judith.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. The Australia Institute 2004Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: March 2004 Includes bibliographical referencesSummary: This paper counters the pessimistic view that Australia s ageing population will be a costly burden to future generations, by identifying some of the benefits and opportunities which will result from a surge in the number of retirees who are active and healthy, independent and with time on their hands. While conceding that wealth and health are not shared equally across this age-group, the author points to positive contributions which older people can and do make to families, to the community and to public institutions.Availability: (1)

Getting to know your community : a guide to gathering qualitative information. /

by Victoria. Department for Victorian Communities.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. The Department 2005Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://www.communitybuilding.vic.gov.au/cms/items/2005/09/00618-upload-00001.pdf' Checked: 6/10/2008 10:28:21 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success response Library also holds print copyAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Volunteers in welfare. /

by Baldock, Cora Vellekoop.

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. Allen & Unwin 1990Description: 171 p. Bibliography: p. 153-162.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Active ageing in active communities : volunteering and the transition to retirement. /

by Smith, Justin Davis | Joseph Rowntree Foundation | Gay, Pat.

Publisher: Bristol, U.K. The Policy Press 2005Description: PDF.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: Bibliography : p. 28Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Improving employee volunteer programs : a view from both sides. /

by Hext, Hayley.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Philanthropy Australia 2006Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://www.philanthropy.org.au/pdfs/papersreports/HayleyHext.pdf' Checked: 22/04/2009 2:30:15 PM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseSummary: Employee volunteering programs and wider partnerships with the non-profit or community sector are becoming more popular in Australia and are now seen by some corporations as important to their corporate vision. Non-profit organisations are beginning to include the concept of utilising corporate volunteers in their planning and many are now eager to think of new ways to utilise professional skills.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Home and community care services and volunteers from diverse cultural backgrounds . /

by Porteous, Sharon.

Publisher: Box Hill, Vic. Migrant Information Centre (Eastern Melbourne) 2006Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://www.miceastmelb.com.au/documents/pdaproject/CALDVolsHACCReport.pdf' Checked: 22/04/2009 2:36:13 PM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success response Retirement & ageingAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Recruitment and retention of culturally and linguistically diverse volunteers in HACC services . /

by Keating, Clare.

Publisher: Box Hill, Vic. Eastern Volunteer Recruitment Project 2006Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://www.evrp.org.au/documents/docs/EVRP_CALD_HACC_VOL_report.pdf' Checked: 22/04/2009 2:36:32 PM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success response Retirement & ageingAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Australian mentoring programs for refugee and humanitarian entrants. /

by Refugee Council of Australia.

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. Refugee Council of Australia 2005Description: PDF.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: URL: 'http://www.refugeecouncil.org.au/docs/current/mentoring.pdf' Checked: 6/10/2008 10:40:21 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success response School to work Into & out of work INTO AND OUT OF WORK SCHOOL TO WORKAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Tracking what works : voluntary activity, community strengthening and local government. /

by Kenny, Sue | McNevin, Anne | Hogan, Liz.

Publisher: Municipal Association of Victoria & Deakin University 2007Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://digbig.com/4tdbc' Checked: 6/10/2008 10:41:32 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Exploring the economic and social value of present patterns of volunteering in Australia . /

by Bittman, Michael | Fisher, Kimberly.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. The Department 2006Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://www.facsia.gov.au/research/prp28/sprp28.pdf' Checked: 22/04/2009 2:39:47 PM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success response Retirement & ageingAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

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