This is an update on our work in the context the COVID-19 pandemic. On 18 March we suspended in-person volunteering due to the risks presented by COVID-19. Now, effective Monday 6th April, several parts of our organisation will be in stand down for four weeks due to further impacts of the coronavirus pandemic on our organisation. This stand down period will […]
Sunday March 29 is Neighbour Day, a day to grow and celebrate our connections with our neighbours and communities. But this year we are faced with an unprecedented situation where the best thing we can do for our neighbours is stay a safe distance away. The Neighbour Day website has some great tips on how […]
Our Perth office has been delivering a range of projects over the past year that have focussed on building community connections and fostering a sense of connection with the local environment for both new and long-term residents. The staff have provided a snapshot of two of these projects, as well as the findings of a […]
19 March 2020 Welcome to the latest newsletter about the environmental volunteering response for bushfire recovery. Since our last newsletter, COVID-19 has arrived to our shores prompting a range of measures from the Australian Government aimed to reduce the speed of the spread, and enable health services to continue to provide care and avoid overwhelm. Indeed, […]
Effective March 18 2020, we are suspending our regular in-person volunteering activities across the country to join the effort to slow the spread of COVID-19.