Events

 

Brisbane

22
Aug
Preventing Child Abuse and Neglect... Moorooka
Workshop covers essential knowledge for anyone working with children and young people, particularly those covered by mandatory reporting requirements. Learn about child abuse and neglect prevention and how you can play your part in keeping children safe from harm.
22
Aug
Child Safe Organisations Workshop... Moorooka
A free workshop containing essential knowledge for anyone who works or volunteers in an organisation that deals directly or indirectly with children.
23
Aug
CBT Exposure Therapy for Anxiety...
This full day workshop will assist participants to work with clients who have social anxiety, generalised anxiety, specific phobias, intrusive thoughts and panic/anxiety attacks, using CBT Exposure Therapy.
23
Aug
Tuning in to Acting Out -... Hamilton
In this one day workshop we examine the purpose of behaviour as a form of communication. What does it mean to respond to the underlying need, as opposed to presenting behaviour? How do we do it?
23
Aug
VET and Human Services: Working... Fortitude Valley
Attracting, recruiting and developing the right people are priority challenges across the human services industry. We are facing unprecedented workforce demand across our sectors, particularly for frontline workers.
25
Aug
Wellskills QLD. Sherwood
Wellskills, Is a Professional Day held on 25 August,2018. Commencing at 10.00am. Sherwood Services Club,1 Clewley Street. Corinda. Members $10.00, Non members $15.00. Pay at the door. Theme "The effects of Housing and Homelessness on the Community" What are the solutions
01
Sep
Revitalising your Social Work... Springwood
This week-end full day workshop consists of presentations, discussions, sharing of experiences/information amongst participants, networking and business planning activity based on newly acquired information.
04
Sep
National Child Protection Week Q... Brisbane
NAPCAN's National Child Protection Week event for Queensland: a Q&A Forum to discuss the prevention of child abuse and neglect.
04
Sep
safeTALK - Suicide Alertness for... Brisbane South
SafeTALK- 4 hour suicide alertness course that teaches participant to recognize someone who may be having thoughts of suicide and then the initial steps to take in supporting the at risk person to keep safe.
05
Sep
Mental Health First Aid Brisbane South
Mental Health First Aid Wednesday 5th of September and Wednesday 12th of September. Both days need to be attended to be accredited.
06
Sep
Bridging Troubled Waters -... Hamilton
This workshop is ideal for those in supervisory roles and considers the tricky issues in managing workplace conflict and tension and restoring harmony.
10
Sep
Youth Mental Health First AId Brisbane South
Youth Mental Health First Aid Monday 10th and Tuesday 11th of September. Both days need to be attended to be accredited. Learn the skills to recognize a possible mental health problem/illness developing or worsening and what you, as a Mental Health First Aider can do to support the person.
13
Sep
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.
25
Sep
Preventing Child Abuse and Neglect... Northgate
Workshop covers essential knowledge for anyone working with children and young people, particularly those covered by mandatory reporting requirements. Learn about child abuse and neglect prevention and how you can play your part in keeping children safe from harm.
27
Sep
Cultural Immersion Tour - Ration... Cherbourg
Join us for a one day visit to Cherbourg to immerse yourself in Aboriginal culture through connecting with Elders and experiencing for yourself what it was like to live under the ‘Aboriginal Protection Act’.
11
Oct
Digging Deeper - risk assessment... Hamilton
A one-day workshop on integrating risk assessment with a strengths-based framework in child protection.
26
Oct
Inspiring, Connecting, Acting for... South Brisbane
To mark CRU’s anniversary, we invite you to join us on the 26 & 27 October 2018 at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre for Inspiring, Connecting, Acting for Change: Three Events to mark Three Decades.
07
Nov
Mental Health First Aid Brisbane
Mental Health First Aid Wednesday 7th and Thursday 8th of November. Both days need to be attended to be accredited. Learn the skills to recognize a possible mental health problem/illness developing or worsening and what you, as a Mental Health First Aider can do to support the person.
08
Nov
Queensland Microfinance Forum Springwood
The Good Shepherd Microfinance Forum will be held in Springwood, Brisbane on 8 - 9 November 2018.
13
Nov
Applied Suicide Intervention... South Brisbane
2 day Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training. Learn the skills to recognize someone who may have thoughts of suicide and what you as a suicide first aider can do to support them to keep safe.
03
Dec
Slater and Gordon - Insurance and...
The last in our 2018 Legal Ed Seminars with Slater and Gordon will cover Insurance and Superannuation Claims.

Central Queensland

07
Sep
QCOSS Event: Masterclass:... Rockhampton
Community engagement is about ensuring that those most impacted by social challenges have a say in designing and implementing solutions.
30
Oct
QCOSS Event: Changing Lives,... Gladstone
What will it take to create a Gladstone community where everyone contributes, matters and belongs?

Darling Downs

10
Oct
QCOSS Event: Changing Lives,... Toowoomba
What will it take to create a Toowoomba community where everyone contributes, matters, and belongs?

Far North Queensland

18
Sep
Creating Stronger Communities... Cairns
Do you work with children in remote Queensland? Join us in Cairns for a FREE multi-day workshop about creating stronger, safer communities and organisations for children.
28
Sep
Family Violence - Seminar... Smithfield
The AASW North Queensland Branch is delighted to announce AASW National President, Christine Craik, Lecturer in Social Work at RMIT University presenting this valuable training opportunity for professional service providers in Cairns.

Gold Coast

14
Nov
ASID Conference 2018 Broadbeach
This year marks the 52nd Australasian Society for Intellectual Disability (ASID) Conference. This year, the conference will be held at the Gold Coast Convention Centre, Queensland from Wednesday 14th November to Friday 16th November 2018.

Ipswich

27
Aug
QCOSS Event: Skilling... North Ipswich
Discover how to develop a proposal that gives you the best chance of success in a competitive funding environment.
28
Aug
Child Abuse Prevention Forum Ipswich
Join the conversation about primary prevention of child abuse and neglect in the Ipswich region. All welcome.

Logan

04
Sep
Bravehearts Masterclass Series:... Logan Central
OVERVIEW AND KEY OBJECTIVES OF MASTERCLASSES DAY 1 TUESDAY 4 SEPTEMBER: INTRODUCTION TO WORKING WITH FAMILIES AFFECTED BY CHILD SEXUAL ASSAULT Participants will gain an understanding of child sexual assault from a family system perspective, and will have an opportunity to explore a variety of cons
10
Oct
Underneath the Masculine Mask: How...
This one day workshop will explore why men often resist the term ‘depression’ due to traditional masculine socialisation which views talking about problems and admitting to not coping as weak, shameful and unmanly.
16
Oct
ASIST- Applied Suicide for Everyone Beenleigh
ASIST is a scientifically proven suicide intervention model where participants will learn to intervene and help to prevent the immediate risk of suicide. During the 2 day course participants will gain the skills to assist in reducing suicidal feelings for those at risk.

Moreton Bay

08
Nov
Core Skills for New & Emerging... Caboolture
This one-day workshop offers an introduction to core knowledge and understandings necessary to feel confident and skilled in meeting the needs of your team, your service and your client group.

North Queensland

23
Aug
Strategies for Thriving in Rural... Mackay
Social Work Practice in remote and rural locations can be very rewarding. It can also present both personal and professional challenges and requires a broad range of skills.
24
Aug
Making the Most of Supervision -... Mackay
Supervision is an ongoing requirement for all social workers throughout their careers, as stated in the AASW Supervision Standards and AASW Code of Ethics. This half day workshop is based on current research and literature.
28
Aug
QCOSS Event: Changing Lives,... Annandale, Townsville
What will it take to create a Townsville community where everyone contributes, matters, and belongs? This event will focus on what we have achieved and what more we can do together.
20
Sep
Making the most of Supervision Townsville
Supervision is an ongoing requirement for all social workers throughout their careers, as stated in the AASW Supervision Standards and AASW Code of Ethics. This full-day workshop is based on current research and literature.
17
Oct
QCOSS Event: Changing Lives,... Mackay
What will it take to create a Mackay community where everyone contributes, matters, and belongs?

Online

22
Mar
Join our Place-based mailing list
Place-based work is a developing area of practice and QCOSS is committed to supporting this development through the provision of resources and learning from our own practice and those of others.
22
Aug
Promoting Innovation &...
In this session we will explore how leaders can support innovation and creativity in teams.

Queensland wide

27
Aug
QCOSS Connect
Wondering what QCOSS has been up to lately? Want more information about current issues that are affecting communities and the community service sector in Queensland? Keen to provide your feedback? Then come along to a QCOSS Connect event near you!
06
Nov
QCOSS Annual General Meeting West End
The QCOSS AGM will be held from 7:30 to 9:30am on Tuesday 6 November 2018
07
Aug
QCOSS Event: Changing Lives,...
We are very excited to announce the next stage of the QCOSS Movement for change – a series of Changing Lives, Changing Communities events in 13 locations across Queensland.
07
Aug
Skilling Queenslanders for Work...
Skilling Queenslanders for Work information sessions are held at metropolitan and regional locations across Queensland for each funding round.
21
Aug
QCOSS Event: Skilling... Queensland wide
Discover how to develop a proposal that gives you the best chance of success in a competitive funding environment.

Sunshine Coast

22
Sep
FESTURI annual multicultural music... Caloundra
A Free multicultural music , dance , workshop , story telling, children carnival tent, samba rowers Drumming workshop and lots more , not to be miss .Festuri 19 annual festival
15
Nov
Mental Health First Aid Noosa Heads
12 hour Standard Mental Health First Aid

Wide Bay Burnett

23
Aug
QCOSS Event: Changing Lives,... HERVEY BAY
What will it take to create communities where everyone contributes, matters, and belongs? This event will focus on what we have achieved and what more we can do together.