Events

 

Brisbane

29
Mar
QCOSS event: Cost-of-living... BRISBANE
The corporate, government and community service sector all have a role to play in working together to build financial resilience, inclusion and address the compounding disadvantage from cost of living pressures.
27
Mar
YOUTH Mental Health First Aid Manly West
The Youth Mental Health First Aid Course is for adults working or living with adolescents, those aged between approx. 12 and 18 years. However, the course can be relevant for those helping people who are a little younger or older.
30
Mar
Dr Pamela Trevithick presents: The... Kedron
Join Pamela Trevithick for this One Day Workshop!
31
Mar
Homelessness and housing solutions South Bank
Please join us at our AHURI conference – Homelessness and housing solutions in Brisbane on Friday, 31 March 2017.
03
Apr
Lifelines Trilogy T4T - PD for... Manly West
Lifelines Trilogy is a 3 Day Comprehensive Suicide Awareness and Responsiveness Program for Teens, the only one of its kind in Australia Suicide is the leading cause of death in Australians for ages between 15 and 44. A Canadian study by Dr.
05
Apr
Tingalpa Plan Ahead Workshop Part 1 Tingalpa
QDN's Plan Ahead workshops are a fun, free way for people with intellectual & learning disabilities and their supports to get ready for the NDIS.
07
Apr
QYHC - Platform 1225 Southbank
Queensland Youth Housing Coalition invites you to Platform 1225, an insightful discussion between key stakeholders in youth housing and homelessness featuring the voices of young people together with: • Hon Michael de Brenni, Minister for Housing • Associate Professor David MacKenzie,Swinburn
12
Apr
Tingalpa Plan Ahead Workshop Part 2 Tingalpa
QDN's Plan Ahead workshops are a fun, free way for people with intellectual & learning disabilities and their supports to get ready for the NDIS.
20
Apr
Rocklea Plan Ahead Workshop Part 1 Rocklea
QDN's Plan Ahead workshops are a fun, free way for people with intellectual & learning disabilities and their supports to get ready for the NDIS.
27
Apr
Bright Sparks Workshop Zillmere
Come along to Zillmere Community Centre to have fun and learn how to save some money off energy bills
27
Apr
Rocklea Plan Ahead Workshop Part 2 Rocklea
QDN's Plan Ahead workshops are a fun, free way for people with intellectual & learning disabilities and their supports to get ready for the NDIS.
27
Apr
Creating Safe & Inclusive... Brisbane
Often the complexities of culture blocks our ability to explore ways of making meaning of the world and explore cultural concepts.
01
May
Facilitate with Confidence Red Hill
A hands-on workshop to give you the skills to facilitate and get results in community meetings, workshops, team meetings and more.
02
May
Engagement Lab Red Hill
This workshop will teach you how to make community participation irresistible. Les will introduce you to a method for designing projects and events that the community want to participate in.
10
May
Bright Sparks Workshop Deception Bay
Come along to the D/Bay Tavern! QDN has a small group of people with disability who meet monthly there to talk about issues that matter in the local community. the May meeting we will be learning how to save money off power bills
16
May
Livingworks ASIST Manly West
ASIST is a two day workshop that teaches participants to carry out life-saving interventions for people at risk of suicide. It helps caregivers recognise when someone may be at risk of suicide.
18
May
Exploring Shame - And how it...
This half-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 how shame plays out in their lives.
25
May
Cyberbullying Grades 6-12 T4T for... Manly West
Cyberbullying contributes to poor school performance, depression and even suicide. This T4T for teaching staff or school guidance counsellors, gives you all the resources and tools to implement this highly engaging, eight-session curriculum for Grades 6-12.
30
May
Sandgate Plan Ahead Workshop Part 1 Sandgate
QDN's Plan Ahead workshops are a fun, free way for people with intellectual & learning disabilities and their supports to get ready for the NDIS.
01
Jun
Q Shelter Housing &... South Bank
With the federal government signalling its intention to axe the National Affordable Housing Agreement, and the Queensland government set to release a new housing strategy, this is an important year to bring the sector together. Q Shelter’s annual conference brings together the community, affordable
06
Jun
Sandgate Plan Ahead Workshop Part 2 Sandgate
QDN's Plan Ahead workshops are a fun, free way for people with intellectual & learning disabilities and their supports to get ready for the NDIS.
14
Jun
Yarn Up Tok Blo Yumi (2-Days) -... Brisbane
Yarn up Tok Blo Yumi involves participation in focussed conversations or yarns aimed at deepening your understanding of historical, social and cultural perspectives on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Inclusion.
28
Jul
Better Boards Conference 2017 South Brisbane
Join hundreds of board members and CEOs at the 11th Better Boards Conference.
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.

Far North Queensland

01
Apr
Planning For Now, Tomorrow and the...
Pave the Way is offering a free presentation for the families of people with a disability. The presentation will look at a variety of issues - developing a vision and building networks of support; guardianship and administration, and wills and trusts, including special disability trusts.

Gold Coast

27
Apr
Livingworks ASIST Gold Coast
ASIST is a two day workshop that teaches participants to carry out life-saving interventions for people at risk of suicide. It helps caregivers recognise when someone may be at risk of suicide.
28
Apr
How to build a high performing team Main Beach
This is an interactive workshop discussing how to establish and maintain a high performing team. If you are a leader or executive, attend to discover the six attributes that your team needs during this time of change in the sector.
11
May
Livingworks ASIST Gold Coast
ASIST is open to anyone over the age of 16, no prior experience is required to become an ASIST caregiver.

Ipswich

05
Apr
QCOSS event: NDIS Workforce Forum... Ipswich
This forum will bring a broad range of key stakeholders together to hear, explore and share insights and strategies to ensure that the Ipswich NDIS region (Ipswich, Lockyer Valley, Scenic Rim and Somerset LGAs) has the right NDIS workforce, with the right skills, in the right place, at the right t
22
Apr
Planning For Now, Tomorrow and the...
Pave the Way is offering a free presentation for the families of people with a disability. The presentation will look at a variety of issues - developing a vision and building networks of support; guardianship and administration, and wills and trusts, including special disability trusts.
03
May
Mental Health First Aid Ipswich
Why Mental Health First aid? Whilst people often know a lot about common physical health problems, there is widespread ignorance of mental health.

Moreton Bay

04
Apr
Bright Sparks Workshop North Lakes
Bright Sparks is a fun way to learn how to save money off power bills

North Queensland

02
May
Planning For Now, Tomorrow and the...
Pave the Way is offering a free presentation for the families of people with a disability. The presentation will look at a variety of issues - developing a vision and building networks of support; guardianship and administration, and wills and trusts, including special disability trusts.

Online

31
Mar
Skilling Queenslanders for Work...
Discover how to develop a proposal that gives you the best chance of success in a competitive funding environment.
31
Mar
Second session: Skilling...
Second session by popular demand: Discover how to develop a proposal that gives you the best chance of success in a competitive funding environment.
05
Apr
Cost-of-living webinar - Energy...
Over the next few months QCOSS will be holding a series of webinars on Cost of Living issues. In the first webinar of the series we will cover energy concessions.
19
Apr
Cost-of-living webinar - Good...
Over the next few months QCOSS will be holding a series of webinars on cost-of-living issues.
22
Apr
Supervisor e-Learning Level 1 online
Highly practical, stimulating and resource rich online supervision training for new and inexperienced supervisors, developed from Jane Wexler's successful face-to-face Supervision and State of Being Workshop series in Australia and Asia.
17
May
ONLINE - Managing Challenging...
Challenging behaviours can occur in teams from time to time and can affect effectiveness, workplace culture and your organisations profile. Behaviours such as workplace gossip set a negative and destructive tone, can establish informal hierarchies and can contribute poor staff retention.

Queensland wide

07
Apr
QYHC - Platform 1225 Southbank
Young People - finding home. Dignity First or Housing First....are they mutually exclusive?
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

Sunshine Coast

28
Mar
Kawana FREE Information... Kawana
Mamre, Pave the Way would like to invite people with disabilities and/or their families and carers to contact us for a free one on one conversation about preparing for the National Disability Insurance Scheme.
29
Mar
Bribie Island FREE Information... Bribie Island
Mamre, Pave the Way would like to invite people with disabilities and/or their families and carers to contact us for a free one on one conversation about preparing for the National Disability Insurance Scheme.
10
Apr
YOUTH Mental Health First Aid Sunshine Coast
The Youth Mental Health First Aid Course is for adults working or living with adolescents, those aged between approx. 12 and 18 years. However, the course can be relevant for those helping people who are a little younger or older.

Wide Bay Burnett

05
Apr
Energy Savvy Families Community... Pialba
Hervey Bay Neighbourhood Centre will be hosting an Energy Savvy Families Community Forum on 5 April to provide more information about the program.