FSSI Link #5

The Covid-19 pandemic has had a significant impact on the demand for services across the community sector. The pandemic has also transformed – at least temporarily – the way in which many community service organisations deliver their services. Right now attention is understandably focused on addressing the recent spike...

Vlog Series – Fiona Still

In our latest vlog, Micaela speaks with Fiona Still, State Manager at National Disability Services. As Fiona is stepping down from this role this week after working with NDS for three years, Micaela is so grateful to have been able to interview her to discuss some important issues. Micaela...

Vlog Series – Wil Stracke

This week, Micaela speak with Wil Stracke. Wil has been involved in various campaigns that had significant impact on community views, such as the Equal Pay Campaign (ASU), We Are Union Campaign, and as the VIC State Lead for the Yes Campaign. Speaking with Micaela, Wil discusses the benefits...

Vlog Series – Hutch Hussein

In our latest vlog, Micaela Cronin reaches out to Hutch Hussein, Senior Manager Refugees, Immigration and Multiculturalism at the Brotherhood of St Lawrence to talk about changing organisational and political culture and the importance of staying true to your values. With a wealth of knowledge gained throughout her career...

Vlog Series – Kate Jenkins

In this vlog, Micaela Cronin talks to the Sex Discrimination Commissioner at the Australian Human Rights Commission Kate Jenkins about diversity in leadership, why it’s important and how we achieve it. As Kate says – we make less mistakes and get better outcomes if we have more diversity in...

Vlog Series – Emily Maguire

Micaela talks to Emily Maguire, outgoing CEO of Domestic Violence Resource Centre, Victoria. As recently noted by DVRCV’s Board Chair, Emily has made a significant contribution to family violence prevention and response in Victoria including playing a key role in the implementation of the Family Violence Royal Commission reforms....