Events

 

Brisbane

25
Jul
Inaugural meeting of Child and... West End
A joint initiative of QCOSS and PeakCare The child protection and family support sector in Queensland is expanding and changing significantly.
26
Jul
What's the future of... Sherwood
The Queensland Council of Social Service, the Queensland Families & Communities Association and the Queensland Government are partnering to gather evidence, ideas and stories from Queensland neighbourhood centres to inform future investment and program development.
27
Jul
Bridging Troubled Waters -... Brisbane
This workshop considers the tricky issues in managing workplace conflict and tension and restoring harmony.
28
Jul
Better Boards Conference 2017 South Brisbane
Join hundreds of board members and CEOs at the 11th Better Boards Conference.
03
Aug
Unplanned Pregnancy and Abortion... Brisbane
This conference is an opportunity for health and community professionals working with women experiencing unplanned pregnancy, and those interested in or working in the fields of abortion provision from across Australia, to advance their skills and expertise in this area of reproductive health.
03
Aug
Y Links - engaging young people... Brisbane
This workshop explores the question of how to effectively work with young people through supporting them to make the positive linkages with family and community that will help to meet their individual needs.
10
Aug
Winning Presentation Skills -... Brisbane
Does your job require you to present at conferences, lead meetings, run seminars, facilitate groups and speak in other public situations?
10
Aug
Winning Presentation Skills Brisbane
The winning presentation skills workshop is designed to take your public speaking and presentation skills to the next level so that you can confidently and effectively deliver your presentation.
11
Aug
Developing Inspirational Leaders... Brisbane
The Developing Inspirational Leaders Values Based Leadership Series consists of five, full day workshops delivered monthly over six months.  This action learning approach supports participants to practice new skills between sessions, continuously reflecting, learning and improving practice over the
11
Aug
How To Have Difficult Conversations Brisbane
Difficult conversations are a normal part of everyday life whether in your workplace or in your personal life.
15
Aug
Working Effectively with People... Woolloongabba
Working Effectively with People from CALD Backgrounds
07
Sep
Queensland Child Protection Week... Brisbane City
Annual Child Protection Week Dinner Invitation
08
Sep
The Accidental Facilitator –... Herston
The Accidental Facilitator Workshop steps you through a five-point plan to develop your skills for designing and facilitating more productive group sessions to enable groups to have the conversations that matter and make better decisions.
14
Sep
The Forgotten Known - Attachment...
This full-day workshop is designed to assist social workers, child protection workers, psychologists, counsellors and community workers to develop a better understanding of adults, children and families with traumatic histories and to enhance their skills in working with this client group.
09
Nov
The Forgotten Known - STAGE TWO -...
This full-day workshop is designed for those who have attended the core Forgotten Known workshop and who wish to further their skills and develop tools for working with clients who have experienced trauma and attachment disruptions.

Central Queensland

04
Aug
What's the future of... Allenstown
The Queensland Council of Social Service, the Queensland Families & Communities Association and the Queensland Government are partnering to gather evidence, ideas and stories from Queensland neighbourhood centres to inform future investment and program development.

Darling Downs

02
Aug
What's the future of... Toowoomba
The Queensland Council of Social Service, the Queensland Families & Communities Association and the Queensland Government are partnering to gather evidence, ideas and stories from Queensland neighbourhood centres to inform future investment and program development.
01
Sep
The Accidental Facilitator –... Toowoomba
The Accidental Facilitator Workshop steps you through a five-point plan to develop your skills for designing and facilitating more productive group sessions to enable groups to have the conversations that matter and make better decisions.

Far North Queensland

10
Aug
What's the future of... Cairns
The Queensland Council of Social Service, the Queensland Families & Communities Association and the Queensland Government are partnering to gather evidence, ideas and stories from Queensland neighbourhood centres to inform future investment and program development.

Gold Coast

29
Sep
Cabot's 7th National Men... Surfers Paradise
On behalf of the Australian Men's Shed Association and the Organising Committee we extend a warm invitation to attend the Cabot's 7th National Men's Shed Conference being held from 29 September - 1 October 2017 at the Mantra on View Hotel, Surfers Paradise.

Logan

27
Jul
Youth attraction strategy field... Logan
Members of the Disability skills eco system (employers and stakeholders), are invited to attend a participatory and interactive ‘Youth Attraction Strategy’ Field Trip.

Online

08
Aug
Skilling Queenslanders for Work... Webinar
Discover how to develop a proposal that gives you the best chance of success in a competitive funding environment.
08
Aug
Skilling Queenslanders for Work... Webinar
Discover how to develop a proposal that gives you the best chance of success in a competitive funding environment.
10
Aug
Skilling Queenslanders for Work... Webinar
Discover how to develop a proposal that gives you the best chance of success in a competitive funding environment.
27
Jul
What's the future of...
The Queensland Council of Social Service, the Queensland Families & Communities Association and the Queensland Government are partnering to gather evidence, ideas and stories from Queensland neighbourhood centres to inform future investment and program development.

Outside Queensland

24
Oct
ACOSS National Conference 2017 Melbourne
The 2017 ACOSS National Conference, in partnership with VCOSS, is the event where community leaders, policy and decision makers, practitioners, academics and people with lived experience come together to collectively tackle the issues driving poverty and inequality in Australia.

Queensland wide

31
Oct
QCOSS State Conference 2017 Woolloongabba
The QCOSS State Conference 2017 will be held on 31 October and 1 November at The Gabba in Brisbane. The theme of the conference is Dream it. Do it.
23
Aug
Ben Furman's Masterclass in... Albion
Ben Furman's Masterclass in Brief Solution-Focused Practice 23 August 2017 at The Pavilion Brisbane 9.30am - 4.30pm Cost $300 plus GST.
15
Oct
Anti-Poverty Week
The main aims of Anti-Poverty Week are to: - Strengthen public understanding of the causes and consequences of poverty and hardship around the world and in Australia; and - Encourage research, discussion and action to address these problems, including action by individuals, communities, organi