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QCOSS recently provided feedback to the Queensland Government on its draft Social Services Investment Framework. The framework outlines the approach the government is planning to take for future long-term investment in social services to ensure the best possible outcomes for all Queenslanders.
QCOSS has finalised its submission as part of the Queensland Government's Language Services Policy Review.
QCOSS' submission to the Senate Inquiry into Affordable Housing outlines a number of key policy recommendations to increase the supply of affordable housing in Australia.
QCOSS has completed its submission to the Review of the Customer Water and Wastewater Code in South East Queensland.

Events

QCOSS and NDS Members Breakfast | 1 May
Queensland Council of Social Service and National Disability Services are pleased to invite you to members-only breakfasts across the state.
Measuring Outcomes using Results... | 1 May
This one day workshop will explore the Results Based Accountability™ (RBA) framework for identifying and measuring outcomes.
Community of Practice | 1 May
An invitation to discuss the question: What can we do to embrace disruption and respond differently to support our communities to thrive?
Responding to contestability -... | Brisbane | 12 May
This course is jointly run by the Queensland Council of Social Service (QCOSS) and the Australian Centre for Philanthropy and Nonprofit studies (ACPNS). There are significant changes sweeping the not-for-profit sector, driven by shits in policies, programs and funding arrangements. These changes require non-profit organisations to consider seriously who they are collaborating with, who they are competing with and what strategies they can use in the future. This short course is designed to enable executives and board members to prepare their organisations to respond to these challenges proactively. Executives and board members for not-for-profit organisations should participate. Fees includes: online course materials / tea and coffee on arrival and morning tea Registrations close: Friday 2 May 2014

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This week in review ...
Measuring Outcomes using Results Based Accountability™ ... Community of Practice - An invitation to discuss the question: What can we do to embrace disruption and respond differently to support our communities to thrive? ... QCOSS and NDS Members-only Breakfast ...
This week in review ...
Cyclone Ita ... Member survey closes tomorrow ... Queensland Plan ... Easter break ...
This week in review ...
Membership survey ... 500 Lives, 500 Home ... Social Services Investment Framework ... How should the government make ‘strong choices’? ... Youth Week ...Submission supports quality CALD language services ... Anti-Poverty Week ...
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