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!
We have been busy at QCOSS and there's a lot happening in the community service sector and communities across Queensland.
- QCOSS' Movement for change and Changing Lives, Changing Communities events happening across Queensland;
- QCOSS' current policy and advocacy work, including our draft housing policy;
- Cost of living advocacy work, including energy and water;
- The Human Services Quality Framework;
- Place-based approaches happening across Queensland;
- The Partnering for the Future Action Plan; and
- The various campaigns we are supporting, including Raise the Rate, the Human Rights Act, and campaigns against the Cashless Debit Card and drug testing of welfare recipients.
Who should attend?
- Community members
- QCOSS members
- Representatives of community organisations
- Government representatives
When and where are events being held?
Rockhampton - Friday 17 August 2018, 11:30am to 1:00pm
Ipswich - Monday 27 August 2018, 12:00 to 1:30pm
Bundaberg - Tuesday 28 August 2018, 12:00 to 1:30pm
Brisbane South (Morningside) - Thursday 30 August 2018, 12:00 to 1:30pm
Sunshine Coast (Mudjimba) - Monday 3 September 2018, 12:00 to 1:30pm
Cairns - Monday 3 September 2018, 12:00 to 1:30pm
Mackay - Wednesday 5 September 2018, 12:00 to 1:30pm
Mount Isa - Wednesday, 5 September 2018, 12:00 to 1:30pm
Gold Coast (Varsity Lakes) - Thursday 6 September 2018, 12:00 to 1:30pm
Brisbane North (Boondall) - Monday 10 September 2018, 12:00 to 1:30pm
Toowoomba - Wednesday 12 September 2018, 12:00 to 1:30pm
Townsville - Thursday 13 September 2018, 12:00 to 1:30pm
So come along and learn what's happening with Queensland's peak body for social service. Provide your feedback, network and get involved!
Immediately prior to QCOSS Connect we will present a Skilling Queenslanders for Work workshop. You will be prompted to select the option to also attend this workshop, should you wish, when you register via the above links.