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People and relationships are at the heart of voluntary and community organisations. A key part of an organisation's effectiveness is the management and skill development of its staff and volunteers. read more »

A best practice template library, hosted by Platform Trust, was developed for NGO Mental Health & Addiction providers but is also suitable for other community organisations. read more »

This section of the best practice template library hosted by Platform Trust includes many general organisational management templates suitable for community organisations. read more »

The Health and Safety at Work Act (HSWA) is New Zealand's primary health &safety law. Find out more about the key concepts and what you need to know. read more »

A guide, one of a series on evaluation techniques, exploring outcomes-based approaches to evaluation. read more »

A British site that provides employment guidance, resources and guides, a number of which apply to New Zealand employment relationships. read more »

This section of the best practice template library hosted by Platform Trust includes safe and appropriate environment templates (eg Health & Safety) suitable for community organisations. read more »

This guide provides some best practices and templates for effective onboarding or job orientation. The purpose is to provide onboarding information and tools that you can tweak and modify to meet the needs of your organisation. read more »

Induction is the process of introducing the new employee to the organisation, their team, their job and what their employer expects of them. read more »

How to effectively manage the relationships in your organisation between individuals, teams, and larger groups of employees. read more »

Volunteering Waikato have gathered these resources to help guide community organisations working with volunteers read more »

The governing body must ensure that the charity has the finances to do its work and ensure that these resources are protected from abuse. read more »

An interactive guide for people who are managing an evaluation, this resource can be used for different types of evaluations - projects, policies, programmes and research. read more »

Templates to start you off with the preparation and documentation of your Annual General Meeting read more »

Volunteering New Zealand have created Best Practice Guidelines for Volunteer-Involving Organisations. read more »

This policy builder tool guides you through the steps to create a variety of policies tailored to your workplace. read more »

For organisational leaders, having the skills to motivate, inspire and move people to action is essential. This resource is for experienced leaders and those just starting out. read more »

This Strategic Grants checklist has 12 grant-seeking points to cover off before submitting any grant application. read more »

Advice and suggestions for groups and organisations seeking donations. read more »

A resource aimed at developing governance capability, including the fundamentals of good governance practice. read more »