Events

 

Brisbane

24
Apr
Musical Morning Tea Inala
Join us in our 39th year of Musical Morning Tea
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.
04
May
Women's Economic Equality -... Brisbane City
The Forum invites members of the public to discuss contemporary issues around women's financial security and lifetime savings and will examine women's disadvantage through separation and divorce.
05
May
Housing First - Making it Happen
Housing First - Making it Happen
09
May
Free NDIS Information Session... Brendale
To raise community awareness about the NDIS and ensure people with disability, their families and carers are ready for the change and opportunities the scheme will bring, Mamre Pave the Way is holding information sessions in your community and sharing materials and resources about the NDIS.
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
12
May
Ethical decision making: More than... Kedron
This one-day workshop, presented by Prof Donna McAuliffe, School of Human Services and Social Work, Griffith University, explores the challenges of ethical decision making in complex work environments and develops this core skill by leading participants through case studies and processes of ethical
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
01
Jun
DATE CLAIMER: Creating Inclusion:... South Bank, Brisbane
Join the Brisbane Partnerships (Micah Projects, Kyabra, Jabiru and Community Living Association) and the Family Inclusion Network (FINSEQ) on the UN Global Day of Parents, at the Creating Inclusion: Giving Parents a Voice Forum and hear about successful strategies for engaging parents in social poli
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.

Central Queensland

26
Apr
Energy Savvy Forum - Murgon Murgon
Join Graham House and QCOSS to find out about the new Energy Savvy Families Program.

Darling Downs

27
Apr
Energy Savvy Families Day -... Harlaxton
Join East Creek Community Centre and QCOSS to find out about the new Energy Savvy Families Program.

Far North Queensland

27
Apr
CAIRNS - Plan Ahead NDIS... Woree
QDN's Plan Ahead workshops are a fun, free way for people with intellectual and learning disabilities and their families and supports to get ready for the NDIS.
28
Apr
Mareeba PLAN AHEAD Workshop
QDN's Plan Ahead workshop is a fun, free, way for people with intellectual and learning disabilities and their supports to get ready for the NDIS.

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.
27
Apr
Mental Health First Aid Labrador
Throughout the 12-hour course participants will learn to recognise the signs and symptoms of four common mental illnesses; Depression, Anxiety, Psychosis and Substance Use problems and also how to address seven different crises associated with these mental illnesses.
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.
28
Apr
Lead Your Service to Outcomes... Main Beach
The funding world has changed. Outcomes Measurement is here to stay. Come and develop your Leadership plan. This workshop introduces Board Members, Executives, Managers and Team Leaders to the terminology, concepts and practicalities of outcomes measurement.
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.
11
May
Applied Suicide Intervention... Gold Coast
Livingworks ASIST (APPLIED SUICIDE INTERVENTION SKILLS TRAINING): ASIST is a scientifically proven suicide intervention model where participants will learn to intervene and help to prevent the immediate risk of suicide.
08
Jun
safeTALK - Suicide Alertness for... Gold Coast
safeTALK-trained helpers will learn to identify these invitations and take action by connecting them with life-saving intervention resources, such as those trained in ASIST.

Ipswich

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.

North Queensland

16
May
NDIS Townsville - Changing Lives... Annandale
This event is the next part of the conversation – how is the NDIS changing lives and the community here in Townsville, what has happened so far and what have we learned, what else is needed and what else is possible? You are invited to join us for this important community conversation to share wh
26
Apr
Tully PLAN AHEAD NDIS Participant...
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
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.
05
May
What do OCFOS, DCPL and child... Hermit Park
Find out what the child protection court work and litigation reforms mean for your organisation’s work with children, young people, parents, carers and others when OCFOS, DCPL and legal representatives present at a half-day workshop brought to you by PeakCare and QATSICPP.

Online

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

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

Wide Bay Burnett

26
Apr
Energy Savvy Families Community... Bundaberg
Join Bundaberg and District Neighbourhood Centre and QCOSS to find out about the new Energy Savvy Families Program.