Emergency Relief Service Providers

Emergency relief organisations provide services directly to regional communities statewide. Please contact an organisation for advice and assistance.

Take Me To Your Board S01E03: Board Composition

One of the most fundamental principles of governance is the composition of your board. In this episode, Bridget and Cameron dig into Principle 3 of the AICD Not-for-profit Governance Principles with the help of Rick Marton.

Take Me To Your Board S01E02: Transparency and Accountability

In episode two of the Take Me To Your Board podcast, Bridget and Cameron delve into arguably one of the most important of the AICD Not-for-profit Governance Principles — Principle 7: Transparency and Accountability with the help of TasCOSS Board President Alex McKenzie.

Resources on Applying for JobKeeper

This week the COSS Network partnered with Professor David Gilchrist and Thomas Emery (University of Western Australia) to present two focused webinars on JobKeeper Payment applicability and accounting for not-for-profits and charities.

Take Me To Your Board S01E01: Governance in a Crisis

In the debut episode of the Take Me To Your Board (TMTYB) podcast your hosts Bridget Delaney and Cameron Allen explore the best options for not-for-profit organisations dealing with the current crisis. They are joined by Principal Consultant at Marketing Solutions, Georgie Ibbott, who also serves as Chair of the Volunteering Tasmania Board.

New TasCOSS CEO Appointed

Adrienne Picone will take on the role of TasCOSS CEO following the departure of Kym Goodes in February and will begin work with TasCOSS on 17 June 2020.

JobKeeper Payments for Not-for-profits

If your not-for-profit is affected by COVID-19, you may be eligible to access the JobKeeper Payment to assist you to be able to continue paying your employees. Not-for-profit entities (including charities) that meet the turnover tests are eligible to enroll for the JobKeeper Payment.