New statistics on the social and economic costs of homelessness have been revealed in a new report that claims that each homeless person costs society on average $29,450 per year.
Australia urgently needs to evolve the way the mental health system is structured to be more efficient and avoid becoming economically unsustainable, a new report claims.
A new report on philanthropy in education calls for improved two-way learning between philanthropic foundations and schools.
Leading Not for Profit researcher Jo Barraket has been appointed as the first Director of the Centre for Social Impact at Swinburne University of Technology in Victoria.
Not for Profit Communications Advocacy group, the Australian Communications Consumer Action Network (ACCAN) has launched its 2104 Grants Scheme worth a quarter of a million dollars.
A UK children’s charity report reveals that many of victims of UK paedophile broadcaster Jimmy Savile were ignored or laughed at when they revealed at the time that he had sexually abused them.
Just 28 per cent of Australian and New Zealand Not for Profits believe fraud is a direct threat to their organisation, despite the majority seeing it as an inherent sector-wide problem, according to the results of the 2014 BDO Not for Profit Fraud Survey.
Welfare Not for Profit The Brotherhood of St Laurence has launched a new campaign and a monthly Youth Unemployment Monitor, in response to what it describes as “youth unemployment in Australia hitting crisis point”.
Australia’s national youth affairs peak body has launched an online survey to find out how young people experience Australia’s current welfare system.
Not for Profits and carers are being urged to take part in an online survey to assist in the development of the NSW Carers Strategy led by the NSW Department of Family and Community Services.
Australia’s multi-billion dollar commercial real estate and property sector is failing to meet even modest sustainability benchmarks, according to a new report.
The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) has released its first experimental measures of the economic contribution of cultural and creative activity in Australia, saying the results are big.
The housing needs and aspirations of people living with disability will be the focus of new research undertaken in Tasmania.
Only 1 in 10 adults have access to palliative care services, according to a new global report and Australia has the second highest rate of adults needing end-of-life care.
A lack of after-hours and weekend services are a continuing high need for people who sleep rough, according to a new homelessness report.
Socially conscious millennials are demanding a business sector that addresses society’s challenges and embraces ethical operations, new global research suggests.
An Australian researcher is trying to map the Not for Profit, non-government hospitals and clinics in developing countries that operate on a hand-to-mouth existence to save lives.
Aid agency Oxfam says a new report sheds light on rapidly growing extreme inequality and how it worsens poverty around the world.
Family and friends play a vital role in the wellbeing of disadvantaged Australian teenagers, an RMIT University report has revealed.
Climate change is making heatwaves more frequent and severe in Australia, according to researchers from the Not for Profit Climate Council.
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