The COVID-19 situation has resulted in some changes to the Tri-Peaks workplan, with our first major activity becoming the delivery of a series of free webinars for practitioners, managers and Board members across our sectors, many with a focus on COVID-19 challenges. Further opportunities for collaboration and professional development are planned for later in the year.
|Global perspectives: Financial viability for the NGO sector during COVID-19||Business continuity, Financial management during a crisis, Government stimulus, Financial checklist||Cameron Bird, Partner, EY||15 April 2020|
|Global perspectives and practical strategies: Human services workforces through COVID-19||Government & NGO Impacts due to COVID-19.
Experience of human services workforce.
|Sonia Sharp, Partner EY||17 April 2020
|Tools for working remotely and privacy Implications||Tools for remotely working.
Managing teams remotely
|Sonia Sharp, Partner EY||20 April 2020|
|Evaluating the NFP Board
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|What is Board evaluation, how can you do it, and what are the outcomes?||Jo-Anne Morfoot, VHA
Fi Mercer, Governance Evaluator
Gayle Boschert, Child & Family Services, Ballarat
|23 April 2020|
|The impact of COVID-19 for separated parents and their children||Managing parenting arrangements during the COVID-19 crisis – issues and solutions for separated parents||Cath Tregills, Executive Manager & Marney Bowden, Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner, Relationship Matters||5 May 2020|
|Governance in not-for-profits during COVID-19
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|Board director duties, liability and safe harbour provisions.
Online privacy and data security.
Duty of care for staff during COVID-19.
|Dean Katz, Partner Cornwalls Lawyers||14 May 2020
|Victoria’s new workplace manslaughter laws||How can organisations prepare for changes to the OH&S Act 2004 (Vic) coming into effect on 1 July?||Steve Bell, Partner, Herbert Smith Freehills||27 May 2020
|What should be different in the new normal post-pandemic?||The entire Australian health system has changed rapidly in the last 6 months due to COVID-19 disruption, forcing changes that have been advocated for, for decades. What is the future for our health systems, and the AOD sector in particular?||Dr Stephen Duckett, Health Program Director, Grattan Institute
Prof Nadine Ezard, Clinical Director, National Centre for Clinical Research on Emerging Drugs
|28 May 2020
|Four keys to an effective Board||Developing a skills matrix for your board.
Clarifying the commitment required to be a board member at your organisation.
Why alignment and diversity of board members is vital.
|Helga Svendsen, Facilitator and Coach, Board member of the Royal Women’s Hospital
|2 June 2020
|The financial future beyond COVID-19: why financial education matters for employers and employees||This webinar covered:
||Prashant Iyer and Julianne Coleman, First State Super
|17 June 2020
|From response to recovery: the waves of COVID-19 impact on Victoria’s health and community services
|This webinar considered:
||Tom Craven and Rob Camm, Cube Group
|30 June 2020
|Pregnancy and methamphetamine: issues, challenges and opportunities||This webinar discussed:
||Assoc Prof Yvonne Bonomo, Dr Anna Tottman, Julie Blandthorn – Royal Women’s Hospital Melbourne||21 July 2020
|Risk management fundamentals for health and community services||This webinar covers:
||John Belfrage and Cat Strawa
|20 August 2020