Improve your Organisation
Strategic planning for Boards and senior staff
Understanding organisational culture and the landscape, Di brings energy and enthusiasm to this process, approaching the team as a collective intelligence that can create and plan for its own positive future.
Di uses Art of Collaborative Leadership-a suite of collectively designed consultative methodologies such as mind-mapping and Pro Action Café can be used allowing flexibility, enabling people to elicit ideas, but also to remain within guidelines, thus managing expectations.
Development grant writing
Di has a lot of experience in the philanthropic space, developing grant applications to meet your organisational needs. Specialising in health, women’s issues, older persons, diversity, and dementia, Dynamic can work with your organisation and other relevant stakeholders to compete at a high standard in the granting field for commonwealth, state and philanthropic funding.
Preparation of policies, procedures and workflows
Policies, procedures and work flows provide the foundation to organisations, enabling efficient and effective outputs. Di can assist in optimising organisational efficiency by consulting with staff on the ground, building on and developing required policies, procedures and work flows to meet the regulatory and cultural needs of the consumers and the organisation.
Prepare for Australian Aged Care Quality Agency reviews
Preparation for Australian Aged Care Quality Agency reviews, following the Department of Social Services (DSS) Home and Community Care Standards Guidelines, is a time consuming but necessary process. Di has experience in preparing for 2 organisational reviews across 3 sites to achieve successful compliant and her approach is to embed best practice through consistency and quality in documentation, processes and procedures.
Connect your Organisation
Consumer engagement for co-design and co-production of services
Engaging with your community is vital in assessing consumer needs, enabling planning of services, co-designing and co-producing to optimise your services portfolio. A single consumer engagement consultation can result in multiple service-wide consumer and staff benefits.
Building capacity for your organisation is a key driver to maintain and improve your organisational outcomes. Di can extend your networks across other not-for-profits, commercial and governmental agencies to involve influencers during the planning and implementation of decisions you make for your organisation.
Dynamic can offer you the opportunity to develop a grant application for philanthropic funding for a particular project you haven’t had time to put forward. With a number of years of success in gaining grants from government and philanthropic funding bodies Di may be able to make the difference to your organisation, to build your service profile and inspire your community.
Partnerships and collaboration
Partnerships are a great way to build momentum, capacity and reach, with like-minded organisations. Niche not-for-profits can benefit from collaborating with like NFPs, applying for grants together, working in the community on joint projects and taking up mentoring opportunities. Education organisations value community partnerships, and corporates are keen to give back to their community. Di can help grow your stakeholder base.
Deliver Expert Services
Counselling for practical and emotional support for staff and consumers
Di at Dynamic has a number of experts in her network who can come in to your organisation to improve the well-being and productivity of staff, volunteers and consumers. Finding the right counsellor can be difficult, and Di can match specialists to your organisation’s needs, according to sector. Practical strategies as well as emotional support can be provided to individuals wither within or outside your workplace to address issues and plan for a brighter future.
Dementia Friendly Communities training, support and guidance
Globally, dementia friendly communities are taking off! Grounded in social inclusion, there are many approaches to improve our communities to become dementia friendly. Di can bring years of expertise and training in dementia knowledge and understanding to enable improved well being in the whole community.
Workshops, classes, programs for staff and consumers
Facilitated workshops can be arranged to suit your needs in the areas of creative arts, emotional wellbeing, dementia counselling, nutrition for older persons, physical fitness, and more. Perhaps you’re looking for a physical trainer who specialises in older persons’ pilates, or you seek a practising artist who guides your staff or consumers extend their abilities using different techniques and mediums to be creative.
Community talks – specialising in dementia, older persons, diversity
Di has much experience in public speaking – at conferences, to community groups, fundraising and business events. Perhaps you need an MC for a quiz night or a speaker on diversity for your community group?