The journey of more than 60 Changing Lives, Changing Communities local champions began last week in Brisbane. The initiative is part of Changing Lives, Changing Communities – a partnership with QDN and ADCQ. It is [...]
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The Energy Savvy Families Program helps give Queensland households the power to learn more about their energy use and manage their electricity bills. The program offers eligible customers a digital meter with no upfront cost [...]
By Vicki Smith It was a privilege to be invited to attend the 2018 QCOSS Conference held in Brisbane on the 16th & 17th May, 2018. The state conference attracts an enthusiastic cross section of [...]
As machines become increasingly capable of performing tasks once thought to be the sole preserve of people, some commentators have raised the spectre of mass unemployment and profound economic disruption. Yet despite the growing capability [...]
This paper builds on earlier work by exploring the rates of diffusion of information and communications technology for Indigenous Australians using data from the Australian Census Longitudinal Dataset 2006-2011. You can read more here: http://apo.org.au/node/121021
Sunny Savers is an exciting project that is trialling the installation of solar panels on public housing properties through close collaboration between QCOSS, Department of Energy and Water Supply, Department of Housing and Public Works, [...]
From the QCOSS State Conference 2016 ... Keynote speaker - Michael McAfee, Promise Neighbourhoods So what I wanted to talk to you about today is really this notion of - do you really believe everything [...]
Queensland Council of Social Service is calling on the incoming Queensland Government to govern differently, to work differently, to truly lead our state into the future. Outlined in the QCOSS Election Statement – a manifesto [...]
We are calling for… a government that leads with vision; a government that listens; a government that acts together with us all.
Using compelling qualitative and quantitative evidence, this ThinkPaper examines why investing in building Resilience at Work is a key enabler of better change management and improved performance for the workplace. Read more