Topic: Health and Community

The Health and Community sector provides support to sustain and nurture the functioning of individuals, families and groups within the community to enhance their wellbeing.


Modernising Work Health and Safety laws in Western Australia

On 6 September 2018 the AICD made a submission to the proposals of the Western Australian Government to modernise Western Australia’s Work Health and Safety laws in the state. In its submission the AI...

How mindfulness can improve your board performance

Gillian Coutts recounts how mental discipline and mindfulness have improved her board performance and capacity to fulfil her director responsibilities.

How a passion for rugby helped this construction giant succeed

Family values, a public governance mindset and a passion for rugby helped Buildcorp founders Tony and Josephine Sukkar succeed in the construction industry.

3 tips for boards responding to the NDIS

As the NDIS drives the biggest-ever shake-up of the disability services sector, providers need to make substantial changes to survive.

Indigenous engagement is on the rise in Bourke, NSW

Carpenter turned Lendlease executive Cath Brokenborough GAICD is facilitating a program to bring the NSW community of Bourke together and build Indigenous engagement.

BackTrack is giving at-risk kids a chance at a better future

Former jackaroo Bernie Shakeshaft is the founder and CEO of BackTrack, which uses unconventional methods to give kids a chance at a better future.

Who protects vulnerable people?

Directors need to be aware of their duty of care in the governance of institutions that care for vulnerable people.

This urban space designer attributes 3 factors to its 30-year success

Keep your focus on the customer, make the most of data and commit to R&D say Street Furniture Australia founders Darrel Conybeare and William Morrison.

4 tips for small business success in regional Australia

From the big smoke to the bush, 365Cups founder Simone Eyles shares her startup lessons.

Adam Goodes and Michael O'Loughlin are kicking goals for Indigenous education

Through scholarships and a collaborative network, these two former Sydney Swans stars are improving education and business for young Indigenous Australians.
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