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Comments on Department of Treasury draft statement of policy and background paper : community service obligations. /

by Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: Brotherhood of St Laurence (unpub.) [1993]Description: 4 p.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Availability: Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Communities of service : public and private connections. /

by Shaver, Sheila.

Publisher: 1991Description: p. 11-18.Notes: Rec. no. for book B3572 indexed chapterAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Communities, social capital and public policy : literature review. /

by Johnson, David | University of Melbourne. Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research | Headey, Bruce | Jensen, Ben.

Publisher: [Parkville, Vic.] Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research 2003Online Access: Electronic copy Availability: (1)

Community and social indicators : how citizens can measure progress : an overview of social and community indicator projects in Australia and internationally. /

by Salvaris, Mark.

Publisher: Hawthorn, Vic. Institute for Social Research, Swinburne University of Technology 2000Description: 41 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: November 2000 Includes bibliographical references (p. 26-27)Availability: (1)

Community land trusts : what are they? /

by Johnston, Craig | Shelter N.S.W.

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. Shelter N.S.W. 2009Description: PDF.Other title: Shelter Brief ; no. 39.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: June 2009 Bibliography : p. 21-26Summary: Community land trusts is a type of nonprofit organization that that acquires, owns and stewards land so that it is used for welfare purposes, such as affordable housing and related community facilities and amenities, and so that the cost of the land is effectively taken out of the cost of using that housing and community services by consumers. The organization takes the land out of the market economy and into the social economy, by not participating in normal profit driven processes of land ownership and development It undertakes development of affordable housing and related community facilities and amenities on that land, or it leases the land to other nonprofit organizations to develop affordable housing or related community facilities and amenities on the land. In the latter case, the lease conditions provide for a peppercorn rent, but provide for the dwellings to remain 'perpetually affordable' through conditions on resale - in the case of affordable owner-occupied housing - and conditionson tenancy allocation and rent-setting - in the case of affordable rental housingAvailability: (1)

Community leadership advocacy and skills : a resource kit for culturally and linguistically diverse communities in Australia /

by Federation of Ethnic Communities' Councils of Australia.

Publisher: Curtin, A.C.T. Federation of Ethnic Communities' Councils of Australia 2009Description: 58 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: Bibliography : p. 54 Kit includes the following: Resource Manual The CLASP Model Program Small Group Exercises PDF is the resource manualSummary: Strong advocates and leaders can help those who make decisions about policies and services better understand the needs of CALD communities. This can help to bring about positive change and social justice. Advocates and leaders can also ensure that their communities are strong and vibrant. Advocacy can lead to opportunities for self empowerment and personal fulfillment. It can be personally very rewarding. Advocacy can also be challenging and difficult. Sometimes you will succeed in what you are trying to do. Sometimes you will not. Advocates and leaders need as much information and support as possible. There are many ways to make your advocacy and leadership activities more effective. For example: increasing your knowledge about issues, clarifying your attitudes and values and learning new skills and strategies. This kit aims to provide you with information, skills and strategies to make your advocacy activities as effective as possible.Availability: (1)

Community management /

by Victorian Council of Social Service.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Victoria Law Foundation 2007Description: vi, 108 p. : forms.Notes: "Written by Karen McKay. 'Need to know more?' sections by Angela Savage."--T.p. verso. Includes index.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Community needs in Geelong /

by Blaskett, Beverley (ed.) | Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 1992Description: 140 p.Other title: Geelong Study : part 1.Notes: 2 part report. Part 2 `Region in recession' by Veronica Sheen is separately catalogued.Summary: BSL conducted needs' assessment of the region, entailing a survey of current regional community services, description of the region, and a series of recommendations for appropriate future human service development.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (2).

Community organisations as employers - rights, responsibilities, public perceptions and effects : the dramatic impact of employment contracts legislation in New Zealand. /

by Harbridge, Raymond | Robinson, Beverley.

Publisher: 1993Description: p.636-648 v.2 (Book 2).Notes: Rec. no. for conference B5205 Some papers indexed separately. ID will be the same. indexed paperAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Community perspectives : Australia's compliance with the UN covenant on economic, social and cultural rights : the Australian Social and Economic Rights Project (ASERP). Submission to the United Nations Committee on /

by Pettitt, Annie (comp.) | Victorian Council of Social Service | Moore, Bette (ed.).

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Victorian Council of Social Service 2000Description: 68 p.Notes: April 2000Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Community sector : workforce capability framework : toolkit

by Victoria. Department of Planning and Community Development. Office for the Community Sector.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Office for the Community Sector, Department of Planning and Community Development 2011Description: 31 p. PDF.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: June 2011Summary: The Workforce Capability Framework was developed after extensive research and consultation in the not-for-profit sector. A range of capability frameworks being used by government and non government organisations in Australia and overseas were examined to determine what features or content may be suitable for inclusion in a Framework for the community sector. People in the sector were consulted widely, through a series of forums held in metropolitan and regional areas of Victoria; an online survey; and face to face interviews.Availability: (1)

Community services in a changing economic and social environment. Proceedings of a conference held in Brisbane, 16 Oct 1987. /

by Saunders, Peter (ed.) | Jamrozik, Adam (ed.).

Publisher: Kensington, N.S.W. University of New South Wales, Social Welfare Research Centre 1987Description: 165p.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Competing interests : competition policy in the welfare sector. /

by Nevile, Ann.

Publisher: Lyneham, A.C.T. Australia Institute 1999Description: 61 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: June 1999 Includes bibliographical references.Availability: (1)

Competition, consumer choice and effective provision of human services : comments for the People Together hearings on Competitive Tendering of Human Services /

by Siemon, Don | Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. unpub. 1997Description: 10 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: November 1997.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).
Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Competitive tendering : one case of survival. /

by Mortimer, Paul.

Publisher: Strawberry Hills, N.S.W.in `Work, wages and welfare : selected papers from the 1999 ACOSS Congress'. 2000Description: p. 91-94.Notes: The annual 1999 ACOSS Congress was held in Sydney from November 11-12 Rec. no. for congress: B9696 indexed chapterAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Consulting with your community: a guide to effective and equitable community consultation techniques for local government and associated organisations. /

by Maywald, Sue.

Publisher: Adelaide, S. A. Local Government Community Services Association of South Australia 1989Description: 98 p. Bibliography: p. 92-98.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Consumer participation in management of community-based social welfare services. /

by Grierson, Mark.

Publisher: 1993Description: p. 210-217 v.1 (Book 2).Notes: Rec. no. for conference B5205 Some papers indexed separately. ID will be the same. indexed paperAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Consumer rights in nonprofit human service organisations : myth or reality? /

by McDonald, Catherine | Crane, Phil.

Publisher: 1994Description: 12 p.Notes: Rec. no. for book: B6535 indexed paperSummary: Existing organisational and service delivery frameworks appear to have difficulty incorporating a rights perspective.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Contribution of the not for profit sector /

by Australia. Productivity Commission.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. Productivity Commission 2010Description: lxii., 441 p.Online Access: Electronic Copy Summary: There is a need for wide-ranging reforms to remove unnecessary burdens and costs faced by the not-for-profit sector and improve its accountability. Better regulation, improved funding arrangements and enhanced opportunities for innovation would improve outcomes for the community and the public's confidence in the sector.Availability: Electronic Copy (1)

Cost-effectiveness in the nonprofit sector : methods and examples from leading organizations. /

by Schmaedick, Gerald L. (ed.).

Publisher: London, U.K. Quorum Books 1993Description: xviii, 186 p.Notes: Papers presented at the National Workshop on Cost-Effectiveness in the Nonprofit Sector ... Stanford University, June 27 and 28, 1991 --Pref.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

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