Events

 

Brisbane

18
Oct
Privacy and Consent Forum Ashgrove
Workers with quality assurance, audit, certification, accreditation responsibilities and/or responsibilities for managing privacy functions, responding to requests for personal information or steering organisational practice regarding personal information management in community-based services worki
31
Oct
Lunch with Belinda Bell - Journey... West End
Belinda Bell will share with us the Journey of a social entrepreneur.
13
Nov
QCOSS Water Literacy Forum Brisbane, Redland Bay, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast, Logan
If you are a frontline worker for a community organisation who assists people with financial issues, including water bills, this workshop is for you.
11
Aug
Developing Inspirational Leaders... Brisbane
The Developing Inspirational Leaders Values Based Leadership Series consists of five, full day workshops delivered monthly over six months.  This action learning approach supports participants to practice new skills between sessions, continuously reflecting, learning and improving practice over the
12
Oct
Plan Ahead workshop - Getting... Upper Mt Gravatt
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.
18
Oct
Privacy Information Session for... Ashgrove
Consent, Right to information and Privacy
19
Oct
Epilepsy Queensland ‘Understanding... Woolloongabba
Epilepsy Queensland extends an invitation to Disability Support Workers, Child Care Workers,Teachers, Nurses, Allied Health Professionals, People with Epilepsy and their Families,Carers and Volunteers to attend a workshop on ‘Understanding Epilepsy’ and the 'Midazolam Administration'.
20
Oct
Working with Young People who Self... Sherwood
Working with Young People - Self Harm / Self Injury Behaviours October 20 Sherwood Neighbourhhod Centre
24
Oct
2-DAY WORKSHOP WITH PROFESSOR JAN... Kelvin Grove
To register https://qutconferences.eventsair.com/lacr17/registration
25
Oct
Queensland Community Recovery... South Brisbane
The Community Recovery Forum brings together ideas from business, non-government and government to build grass roots recovery and resilience initiatives and opportunities for Queensland communities.
26
Oct
Eighth Annual Queensland Epilepsy... Woolloongabba
Epilepsy Queensland's annual Out of the Box symposium is on again with the date set for Thursday, 26 October 2017.Sourcing speakers from across the country, widely renowned in their fields of expertise, this annual event is vital for sharing knowledge and information, stimulating dialogue and t
26
Oct
Creating A Standout Business... Brisbane
This event is ideal for self-employed workers looking to develop their business identity to capitalise on growing opportunities offered by the NDIS rollout.
30
Oct
Plan Ahead - Getting Ready for the... Zillmere
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.
09
Nov
“Mind the Gap” Workshop – Identify... Fortitude Valley
In this one-day workshop, QAMH has enlisted experts across 10 pillars to cover a range of topics from clinical governance to operational efficiencies aimed to identify gaps and help your organisation thrive in the new NDIS frontier (pre- and post-transition). Future proof your organisation today.
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.
09
Nov
Deliberative Democracy: Engaging... Red Hill
Explore the principles of deliberative democracy and develop the skills needed to design and implement effective citizen engagement and deliberation activities.
09
Nov
All Eyes On Me: Promoting Yourself... Brisbane
This event is ideal for self-employed workers who want to learn how to promote themselves and engage with their target audience in the emerging NDIS market.
14
Nov
Navigating the National Quality...
This workshop aims to provide participants with an understanding of the Education and Care Services National Law, the Education and Care Services National Regulations and the National Quality Standards.
15
Nov
Positive Behaviour Support
This workshop is designed to provide participants with strategies to reduce the frequency and severity of challenging behaviour.
16
Nov
Understanding Epilepsy’ Workshops Woolloongabba
TOPICS COVERED Introduction to epilepsy Recognising the types of seizures Seizure management Minimising triggers First aid & emergency situations Intranasal & Buccal Midazolam Administration
16
Nov
Case Management Brisbane, Queensland)
This workshop aims to provide participants with information and skills in case management including case management models, processes and roles, examining effective methods of engaging with clients, identifying and using assessment tools, learning how to develop case plans and coordinate the require
17
Nov
Documentation
This workshop aims to provide participants with an understanding of the reasons for documentation, the ability to write clear, concise and objective documentation that can be used in legal proceedings and the storage and release of information.
17
Nov
Cultural Awareness
This workshop is designed to enhance communication with people from diverse backgrounds and cultures.
18
Nov
Families and Carers as Case...
Families and Carers as Case Managers is an interactive workshop that is designed to support you to develop the skills to manage the service sector in order to meet the needs of your child.
18
Nov
Supported Decision Making
Supported Decision Making is an interactive workshop that is designed to support 14 to 18 year olds with disability, their families and carers.
20
Nov
HOARDING AND SQUALOR THE... The City
This forum is for those in COMPLIANCE or SUPPORT roles - field staff, management and policy makers - working to address complex and challenging cases of severe domestic squalor and compulsive hoarding.
20
Nov
Leadership Program - 3 workshop...
The Owl Learning Australia Leadership Program is designed to provide new and emerging leaders with an opportunity to enhance their leadership skills and knowledge.
23
Nov
Accidental Counsellor Brisbane, Queensland
This workshop aims to provide participants with information and skills in counselling (including an introduction to person centred therapy, motivational interviewing and solution focused brief therapy) in order to effectively de-escalate people who are experiencing crisis.
30
Nov
QCOSS Water Literacy Forum -... Wooloowin
Water prices are increasing across South East Queensland (SEQ) at the same time as more tenants are being charged for their water usage. There have also been some recent changes to the SEQ Customer Water and Wastewater Code which offers some improvements for water customers.
16
Mar
Assertive Communication Skills -... Brisbane
Assertive communication will help you reduce workplace conflict, assist you with the skills to speak up at meetings and deal with difficult conversations. In turn these skills will assist with strengthening you're self-esteem and reducing your anxiety.
19
Mar
How To Have Difficult... Brisbane
Difficult conversations are a normal part of everyday life whether in your workplace or in your personal life. This workshop will give you the tools and the awareness to be more comfortable, effective and successful in your difficult conversations.
19
Mar
Winning Presentation Skills -... Brisbane
The winning presentation skills workshop is designed to take your public speaking and presentation skills to the next level so that you can confidently and effectively deliver your presentation.

Central Queensland

19
Oct
QCOSS Energy Forum - Rockhampton Rockhampton
In the dark about your electricity bill? Want to make sure you are saving money and energy?

Darling Downs

31
Oct
Energy Forum - Ipswich Ipswich
In the dark about your electricity bill? Want to make sure you are saving money and energy?

Far North Queensland

09
Nov
QCOSS Energy Forum - Cairns Cairns
In the dark about your electricity bills? Join us to find out how you can save money on your power bills

Gold Coast

19
Oct
Working with Young People who Self... Nerang
Working with Young People - Self Harm / Self Injury Behaviours Nerang Catholic Church, McLaren Rd, Nerang October 19 9:00 - 12:30 Cost $99- Information & Registration at www.agenda2001consulting.com
24
Oct
Developing a Resume and Cover...
This practical workshop is designed to enable participants to develop a quality resume and cover letter, to respond to selection criteria, to search for jobs, prepare for psychometric tests (such as aptitude tests and personality tests) and to practice for interviews (such as telephone interviews, b
24
Oct
Public Speaking
This practical workshop aims to provide tools and strategies to help develop presentation skills and confidence as a presenter.
15
Nov
GOLD COAST 'Understanding... Benowa
Epilepsy Queensland extends an invitation to Families, People with epilepsy, Carers, Child Care Workers, Teachers, Nurses, and Allied Health Professionals to attend a workshop on ‘Understanding Epilepsy’, an Education Session on epilepsy and the 'administration of midazolam'.
15
Nov
Epilepsy Queensland ‘Understanding... Benowa
Epilepsy Queensland extends an invitation to Families, People with epilepsy, Carers, Child Care Workers, Teachers, Nurses, and Allied Health Professionals to attend a workshop on ‘Understanding Epilepsy’, an Education Session on epilepsy and the 'administration of midazolam'.
21
Nov
NDIS: Creating your NDIS Service... Gold Coast
The drafting of fair terms and conditions of delivering support services under the participant’s service agreement with the service provider is emphasised.
21
Nov
NDIS: Preparing participants for... Gold Coast
This workshop reviews the rights of participants through the planning and assessment interviews – and the practical support that service providers can provide to participants in preparing them and their families and carers to maximise their contribution to the decisions to be made by NDIA about thei
27
Nov
QCOSS Water Literacy Forum - Gold... Currumbin
If you are a frontline worker for a community organisation who assists people with financial issues, including water bills, this workshop is for you.
27
Nov
Conflict Management and Responding... Gold Coast, Queensland
This workshop aims to provide participants with knowledge, skills and techniques to manage conflict and to avoid aggression, manage aggressive behaviour and respond to incidents of aggressive behaviour.
27
Nov
QCOSS Energy Forum - Gold Coast Nerang
In the dark about your electricity bills? Join us to find out how you can save money on your power bills.
28
Nov
Accidental Counsellor Gold Coast, Queensland
This workshop aims to provide participants with information and skills in counselling (including an introduction to person centred therapy, motivational interviewing and solution focused brief therapy) in order to effectively de-escalate people who are experiencing crisis.
29
Nov
Leadership Program - 3 workshop...
The Owl Learning Australia Leadership Program is designed to provide new and emerging leaders with an opportunity to enhance their leadership skills and knowledge.
02
Dec
Families and Carers as Case...
Families and Carers as Case Managers is an interactive workshop that is designed to support you to develop the skills to manage the service sector in order to meet the needs of your child.
02
Dec
Supported Decision Making
Supported Decision Making is an interactive workshop that is designed to support 14 to 18 year olds with disability, their families and carers.
04
Dec
Documentation
This workshop aims to provide participants with an understanding of the reasons for documentation, the ability to write clear, concise and objective documentation that can be used in legal proceedings and the storage and release of information.
05
Dec
Case Management Gold Coast, Queensland
This workshop aims to provide participants with information and skills in case management including case management models, processes and roles, examining effective methods of engaging with clients, identifying and using assessment tools, learning how to develop case plans and coordinate the require
06
Dec
Positive Behaviour Support Gold Coast
This workshop is designed to provide participants with strategies to reduce the frequency and severity of challenging behaviour.
07
Dec
Navigating the National Quality...
This workshop aims to provide participants with an understanding of the Education and Care Services National Law, the Education and Care Services National Regulations and the National Quality Standards.

Logan

24
Oct
Logan City Council Grant Forum Kingston
Council is holding free grant information sessions in October to support you or your organisations to learn about Council's range of grant programs and how to submit a successful application.
28
Oct
Multicultural Health Day Slacks Creek
A community health information event for multicultural and refugee communities in the Logan and surrounding area.
01
Nov
Logan City Council Grant Forum Logan Central
Council is holding free grant information sessions in October to support you or your organisations to learn about Council's range of grant programs and how to submit a successful application.
13
Nov
QCOSS Water Literacy Forum - Logan Springwood
If you are a frontline worker for a community organisation who assists people with financial issues, including water bills, this workshop is for you.
13
Nov
QCOSS Energy Forum - Logan Logan
In the dark about your electricity bill? Want to make sure you are saving money & energy?

Moreton Bay

20
Nov
Energy Forum - Caboolture Caboolture
In the dark about your electricity bill? Want to make sure you are saving money and energy?

North Queensland

03
Nov
Working with Young People who Self... Currajong - Townsville
Working with Young People - Self Harm / Self Injury Behaviours at Qld Youth Services,1/54 Keane Street, Currajong, Townsville Qld. November 3 From 9:00 - 12:30 Cost $99- Information & Registration at www.agenda2001consulting.com
23
Nov
QCOSS Energy Forum - Townsville Kirwin
In the dark about your electricity bills? Join us to find out how you can save money on your power bills.

Outside Queensland

16
Oct
Backbone Boot Camp Woolloomooloo
Backbone Boot Camp
24
Oct
ACOSS National Conference 2017 Melbourne
The 2017 ACOSS National Conference, in partnership with VCOSS, is the event where community leaders, policy and decision makers, practitioners, academics and people with lived experience come together to collectively tackle the issues driving poverty and inequality in Australia.

Queensland wide

31
Aug
Switch On ... in your community
In the dark about your electricity bills? Join us at one of these free public events to find out how you can save energy and money
29
Nov
QCOSS Annual General Meeting 2017 WEST END
The QCOSS Annual General Meeting (AGM) will take place on Wednesday, 29 November 2017 at 7:30am to 9:30am over breakfast at Souths Leagues Club Head Office, Davies Park, Jane Street, West End. We welcome and encourage members to attend.
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
31
Oct
Postponed - QCOSS State Conference...
The QCOSS Conference has been postponed. Watch this space for more information about what is coming up next! If you have any questions please call Karen Murphy on 07 3004 6913.

Redland

16
Nov
QCOSS Water Literacy Forum -... Cleveland
If you are a frontline worker for a community organisation who assists people with financial issues, including water bills, this workshop is for you.
27
Nov
QCOSS Energy Forum - Redland Bay Redland Bay
In the dark about your electricity bills? Join us to find out how you can save money on your power bills

Sunshine Coast

21
Nov
QCOSS Water Literacy Forum -... Bokarina
If you are a frontline worker for a community organisation who assists people with financial issues, including water bills, this workshop is for you.
19
Oct
Conflict Management and Responding... Sunshine Coast, Queensland
This workshop aims to provide participants with knowledge, skills and techniques to manage conflict and to avoid aggression, manage aggressive behaviour and respond to incidents of aggressive behaviour.
20
Oct
Accidental Counsellor Sunshine Coast, Queensland
This workshop aims to provide participants with information and skills in counselling (including an introduction to person centred therapy, motivational interviewing and solution focused brief therapy) in order to effectively de-escalate people who are experiencing crisis.
21
Oct
Families and Carers as Case...
Families and Carers as Case Managers is an interactive workshop that is designed to support you to develop the skills to manage the service sector in order to meet the needs of your child.
21
Oct
Supported Decision Making
Supported Decision Making is an interactive workshop that is designed to support 14 to 18 year olds with disability, their families and carers.
23
Oct
Case Management Sunshine Coast, Queensland
This workshop aims to provide participants with information and skills in case management including case management models, processes and roles, examining effective methods of engaging with clients, identifying and using assessment tools, learning how to develop case plans and coordinate the require
25
Oct
Documentation
This workshop aims to provide participants with an understanding of the reasons for documentation, the ability to write clear, concise and objective documentation that can be used in legal proceedings and the storage and release of information.
25
Oct
Cultural Awareness
This workshop is designed to enhance communication with people from diverse backgrounds and cultures.
26
Oct
Positive Behaviour Support
This workshop is designed to provide participants with strategies to reduce the frequency and severity of challenging behaviour.
27
Oct
Navigating the National Quality...
This workshop aims to provide participants with an understanding of the Education and Care Services National Law, the Education and Care Services National Regulations and the National Quality Standards.
16
Nov
Leadership Program - 3 workshop...
The Owl Learning Australia Leadership Program is designed to provide new and emerging leaders with an opportunity to enhance their leadership skills and knowledge.
21
Nov
QCOSS Energy Forum - Sunshine Coast Yandina
In the dark about your electricity bills? Join us to find out how you can save money on your power bills
24
Nov
Conflict Management and Responding... Sunshine Coast, Queensland
This workshop aims to provide participants with knowledge, skills and techniques to manage conflict and to avoid aggression, manage aggressive behaviour and respond to incidents of aggressive behaviour.

Wide Bay Burnett

02
Nov
QCOSS Energy Forum - Maryborough Maryborough
In the dark about your electricity bills? Join us to find out how you can save money on your power bills