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Everybody Needs a Home Conference 2015

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StandBy Response Service

The StandBy Response Service is a community-based postvention program delivered by Northern Rivers Social Development Council providing 24-hour response to friends, families, associates and communities bereaved by suicide. Suicide is a time of immense crisis and the tragedy of suicide loss can create trauma, deeply affecting individuals, families and entire communities. In many cases those bereaved do not know where to turn for help or how to find supports that may already exist. The Standby Response Service provides a reliable single point of service coordination and contact, offering respect, understanding and support for the health and well being of people bereaved by suicide, Call 0417 119298 - 24 hours 7 days per week

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Suicide Call Back service: 1300 659 467

 

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The Australian Service Excellence Standards are quality standards for Community Services developed for the sector by the sector.   

The Australian Service Excellence Standards (ASES) star is a nationally recognised accreditation symbol that marks NRSDC’s achievement in

quality improvement in service outcomes and demonstrates our pride in service quality to our clients and staff.

 

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Welcome to the website of the Northern Rivers Social Development Council (NRSDC), a community-based not-for-profit organisation that promotes fairness and social inclusion in the Northern Rivers region of NSW. Our vision, simply put is ...together in a fair community. NRSDC supports the most vulnerable people in our community and strengthens communities by providing opportunities and services to alleviate disadvantage, engaging in advocacy and promotion, informing and educating people, organisations and government as well as encouraging partnerships, research and planning for future needs.


Latest News

NSW Youth Week Design Comp

The NSW Youth Week Design Competition provides young people with the opportunity to showcase their talent as a designer and to win $1,000 cash prize. The winning design will be used to brand Youth Week 2016 in NSW materials that are distributed across the state including promotional posters, banners, temporary tattoos, the NSW Youth Week Website and social media platforms.

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Training Alert: Communicating Mindfully in Conflict and Difficult Situations

Difficult behaviour and conflict situations arise in many workplace sectors, in particular within the social & community services and health sectors. In this workshop at Goonellabah on August 12 and 13, you will learn to identify and to manage situations of conflict and different behavioural styles through increasing your skills to build a positive atmosphere using open and honest communication and the practice of mindfulness.

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DV Workshop at Murwillumbah

A workshop will be held in Murwillumbah on 2nd September 2015 to give tools to professionals who are supporting victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.

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Centre for Social Impact Workshops

Outcomes workshops are being run by the Centre for Social Impact and partners from August to October 2015, including the Think Outcomes Conference 2015 in Melbourne.

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NSW Disability Inclusion Plan Fact Sheet

In February 2015 the Hon, John Ajaka launched the NSW Disability Inclusion Plan.  The Plan supports the NSW Government’s commitment to remove systemic and attitudinal barriers so that people with disability have a better opportunity to live a meaningful life and enjoy the full benefits of membership in the community.

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NSW Aboriginal Transport Network Resources

NSW Aboriginal Transport Network (ATN) has recently launched a suite of resources about transport services in NSW.  

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Aboriginal Strategic Direction Survey

The Aboriginal Strategic Direction (ASD) 2012-2017 is a NSW Police Force policy that gives guidance to police working with Aboriginal people and communities. The NSW Police would like feedback on the level of Aboriginal community satisfaction with police efforts under this policy.

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RDA Northern Rivers Welcomes New Deputy Chair

RDA Northern Rivers welcomes Tamara Williams as its new Deputy Chair.

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Working with Other Organisations – New Resources

There are two new guides for NFPs working or merging with other organisations: Guide to Working With Other Organisations and the Legal Guide to NFP Mergers.

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NCOSS Training – July to September

Across July, August and September NCOSS is running workshops on:

  • Writing funding applications, emphasis on tender writing (Including NEW Advanced Course)
  • Governance training for Board members and senior staff
  • Working with other organisations (Includes legal implications of different options)
  • Unit Costing (introduction and advanced workshops available)
  • Thriving in Complex Times (Seminar on building a resilient organisation in complex times)
  • FREE: Developing IT improvement plans for your organisation
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FREE Emergency Preparedness Workshop for Community Service Organisations

NCOSS is partnering with the Australian Council of Social Service and Red Cross to bring a free ‘Resilient Community Organisations’ workshop to Sydney.  Join them in Sydney on the 6th August for an inspiring and engaging day and learn how to build your organisation’s resilience to climate change and emergencies.
 

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Meet Costa and Grow Your Own Backyard Big Scrub Garden

Rous Water and Lismore City Council are inviting people to attend a workshop with ABC Gardening Australia host Costa Georgiadis as part of the upcoming Arts vs Science Festival.

Costa will be visiting Lismore on 22 August to share his unique approach on how native trees and clever design can improve your backyard and the health of our waterways.

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