09
May

Summary of the VMA Review public workshops – available now

By mpconsulting

mpconsulting recently undertook public workshops throughout Australia to inform the review of the Volunteer Management Activity (VMA). Across all workshops a total of approximately 200 people attended, comprising a mix of volunteers, volunteer involving organisations, volunteer support services and peak bodies. mpconsulting has prepared a summary of the key themes and outcomes from the workshops. This document does not attempt to capture the complete range of views and information received through the workshops but provides a high level summary. We’d. Read more...
07
May

HSR system Review – Update on release of discussion paper

By mpconsulting

From February to April this year, mpconsulting held public forums across Australia and New Zealand to inform the Five Year Review of the Health Star Rating (HSR) system. The forums have now been concluded. Thank you to all who attended and provided feedback. As flagged in forums, the next stage of the Review includes the release of subject specific discussion papers. In forums, we indicated there would be two papers made available for public comment in May and July 2018. As. Read more...
12
Apr

Volunteer Management Activity Review - survey closed

By mpconsulting

The survey seeking input to the Volunteer Management Activity (VMA) Review is now closed. The survey was open to volunteers, volunteer involving organisations, organisations providing volunteer support services and others from 31 January to 9 April 2018. Over 200 responses were received. We would like to thank stakeholders for completing the survey. This forms a key part of the consultation process for the VMA Review and your input is much appreciated. If you wish to contribute to the Review, please. Read more...
20
Mar

HSR - Thank you for your feedback!

By mpconsulting

In January, mpconsulting released a Navigation Paper that covered some of the key issues we are exploring through the Review of the Health Star Rating system, as well as providing detail on continued consultation opportunities. We would like to thank stakeholders for their feedback on the Navigation Paper. While we are not making updates to the Navigation Paper, we will certainly take into consideration the comments you have provided as the Review progresses. Your contributions are invaluable. http://healthstarrating.gov.au/internet/healthstarrating/publishing.nsf/Content/formal-review-of-the-system-after-five-years Read more...
06
Mar

mpconsulting contributes to projects supporting employment

By Ashleigh Kennedy

Last month I attended The Funding Network’s first live crowdfunding event for 2018 as part of the Inner North Community Foundation’s 10th Anniversary Celebrations. mpconsulting has worked closely with the Inner North Community Foundation for the past seven years. Being based in Melbourne’s inner north, we enjoy being involved in and giving back to our local community. I was keen to experience a live crowd-funding event aimed at supporting pathways to employment. The Funding Network events bring together non-profit organisations. Read more...