The toolkit sections titled “Induction”, “Managing Activities”, “Managing Staff and Volunteers”, and “Running the Organisation” were compiled by David Smith, Youthwork and Welfare teacher at TAFE NSW Western Institute and Mark Horton, Regional Coordinator- Western, Communities NSW – Sport and Recreation.
The sections titled “Getting Young People Involved” and “Succession Planning” have been developed by Grace Brennan, Project Officer and Mark Horton, Regional Coordinator – Western, Communities NSW – Sport and Recreation. NSW Sport and Recreation would also like to acknowledge the Armidale Sports Council for their contribution to the development of these sections.
The six video attachments supporting each section were developed as a youth education project. Project Management, Mark Horton Regional Coordinator – Office of Sport and Recreation – Western, The video script content and content oversight and narration by Jen Cowley, Oracle Solutions, Project Coordination Orana Arts Inc. Funding Facilitation Dubbo Youth Foundation, Funding Telstra and the Office of Communities Sport and Recreation - Western and Federal Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs. The project would like to thank the youth of Walgett, Coonabarabran and Dubbo.
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