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May 2018
25
May

WA Food Relief Framework – Pilbara Consultations

Newman

9:30 am - 1:30 pm

The aim of this workshop and the Food Relief Project is to review and make recommendations about better ways of delivering relief to those who experience food insecurity, through a process that collectively represents the voice of the sector – providers, suppliers, recipients and other stakeholders.  In other words, we are looking at ways we can work together to improve how we provide people and families with food relief. The great thing about this Project is that the drive for a…

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June 2018
13
Jun

Good Governance

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

A one-hour presentation on what 'Good Governance' means followed by an informal networking opportunity, connecting Pilbara-based Board and Committee Members. Contact Details: Sarah Wright WACOSS Pilbara Manager sarah@wacoss.org.au 0477 708 836

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26
Jun

Forum with one of Scotland’s biggest social landlords

10:00 am - 11:30 am

Forum with Craig Sanderson - Chief Executive of Link Group Ltd. This event is co-hosted with Shelter WA, CHIA and the Department of Communities, an interactive forum to learn from the Scottish experience of community and affordable housing, and community service delivery. Link Group Ltd consists of eight social enterprise companies servicing more than 15,000 tenants and other customers.

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July 2018
02
Jul

Sparking Impact in the Pilbara

Karratha

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Pilbara for Purpose & the WA Council of Social Service are committed to supporting place-based advocacy, innovation and collaboration to strengthen regional and remote communities. The 2018 Social Impact Festival impact sparker event, 'Social Impact in the Pilbara' Panel celebrates local place-makers and change-leaders, sharing their learnings and successes with the broader community. The panel event will highlight positive social impact projects in the Pilbara that lead our communities to be more inclusive, explore sustainable service models and acknowledge projects…

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26
Jul

Pre-Budget Submission Conversation

Geraldton

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Each year WACOSS presents a Pre-Budget Submission to the WA State Government, that advocates for better investment in the community services sector. WACOSS holds conversations with the community services sector to understand the most pressing matters, the trends across services and organisations. These concerns are presented in the submission to the State Government. All members of the community services sector are invited to join in the conversations. The event is free to attend, and no need to RSVP. WACOSS looks…

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27
Jul

Pre-Budget Submission Conversation

Rockingham

10:00 am - 11:30 am

Each year WACOSS presents a Pre-Budget Submission to the WA State Government, that advocates for better investment in the community services sector. WACOSS holds conversations with the community services sector to understand the most pressing matters, the trends across services and organisations. These concerns are presented in the submission to the State Government. All members of the community services sector are invited to join in the conversations. The event is free to attend, and no need to RSVP. WACOSS looks…

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31
Jul

Pre-Budget Submission Conversation

Mandurah

10:00 am - 11:30 am

Each year WACOSS presents a Pre-Budget Submission to the WA State Government, which advocates for better investment in the community services sector. WACOSS holds conversations with the community services sector to understand the most pressing matters, the trends across services and organisations. These concerns are presented in the submission to the State Government. All members of the community services sector are invited to join in the conversations. The event is free to attend, and no need to RSVP. WACOSS looks…

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August 2018
01
Aug

Pre-Budget Submission Conversation

Gosnells

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Each year WACOSS presents a Pre-Budget Submission to the WA State Government, that advocates for better investment in the community services sector. WACOSS holds conversations with the community services sector to understand the most pressing matters, the trends across services and organisations. These concerns are presented in the submission to the State Government. All members of the community services sector are invited to join in the conversations. The event is free to attend, and no need to RSVP. WACOSS looks…

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02
Aug

Pre-Budget Submission Conversation

Busselton

10:00 am - 11:30 am

Each year WACOSS presents a Pre-Budget Submission to the WA State Government, which advocates for better investment in the community services sector. WACOSS holds conversations with the community services sector to understand the most pressing matters, the trends across services and organisations. These concerns are presented in the submission to the State Government. All members of the community services sector are invited to join in the conversations. The event is free to attend, and no need to RSVP. WACOSS looks…

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08
Aug

Pre-Budget Submission Conversation

Fremantle

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Each year WACOSS presents a Pre-Budget Submission to the WA State Government, that advocates for better investment in the community services sector. WACOSS holds conversations with the community services sector to understand the most pressing matters, the trends across services and organisations. These concerns are presented in the submission to the State Government. All members of the community services sector are invited to join in the conversations. The event is free to attend, and you can RSVP to Soma at St…

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10
Aug

Pre-Budget Submission Conversation

Mirrabooka

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Each year WACOSS presents a Pre-Budget Submission to the WA State Government, which advocates for better investment in the community services sector. WACOSS holds conversations with the community services sector to understand the most pressing matters, the trends across services and organisations. These concerns are presented in the submission to the State Government. All members of the community services sector are invited to join in the conversations. The event is free to attend, and no need to RSVP. WACOSS looks…

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14
Aug

Pre-Budget Submission Conversation

Esperance

2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Each year WACOSS presents a Pre-Budget Submission to the WA State Government, which advocates for better investment in the community services sector. WACOSS holds conversations with the community services sector to understand the most pressing matters, the trends across services and organisations. These concerns are presented in the submission to the State Government. All members of the community services sector are invited to join in the conversations. The event is free to attend, and no need to RSVP. WACOSS looks…

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17
Aug

Finance Essentials for NFP’s

Karratha

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Northwest Accountancy and the WA Council of Social Service are committed to building the capacity of Pilbara Not-for-Profits and Community Sector organisations. This August we are partnering to provide a two hour finance essentials workshop that will support Board members, CEO's and Managers of non-profit organisations to develop their financial knowledge and budget development skills. This introductory workshop will show that it’s not as difficult to read and understand the figures presented in financial reports as you may think. It will equip your leaders…

$ 20.00 incl. GST

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23
Aug

Pre-Budget Submission Conversation

Karratha

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Each year WACOSS presents a Pre-Budget Submission to the WA State Government, which advocates for better investment in the community services sector. WACOSS holds conversations with the community services sector to understand the most pressing matters, the trends across services and organisations. These concerns are presented in the submission to the State Government. All members of the community services sector are invited to join in the conversations. The event is free to attend. WACOSS looks forward to receiving your input…

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23
Aug

Making PLACE Pilbara – Perth Panel

Karratha

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Join WACOSS for the Pilbara & Perth: Making PLACE Panel event on creating strong, vibrant and connected communities in WA. A discussion between leaders of place-based work from both the metro and Pilbara region will compare stories of success, challenges and collaboration practice. The panel event will be followed by a community sector sundowner from 5pm. All members of the community services sector are invited to join in the conversations. The event is free to attend thanks to the support…

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23
Aug

Pilbara Community Sector Sundowner

Karratha

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Join WACOSS for the Pilbara & Perth: Making PLACE Panel event on creating strong, vibrant and connected communities in WA. A discussion between leaders of place-based work from both the metro and Pilbara region will compare stories of success, challenges and collaboration practice. The panel event will be followed by a community sector sundowner from 5pm. All members of the community services sector are invited to join in the conversations. The event is free to attend thanks to the support…

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28
Aug

South Hedland Pre-Budget Submission

12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Each year WACOSS presents a Pre-Budget Submission to the WA State Government, which advocates for better investment in the community services sector. WACOSS holds conversations with the community services sector to understand the most pressing matters, the trends across services and organisations. These concerns are presented in the submission to the State Government. All members of the community services sector are invited to join in the conversations. The event is free to attend. WACOSS looks forward to receiving your input…

$ Free incl. GST

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29
Aug

Finance Essentials for NFP’s

Karratha

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Northwest Accountancy and the WA Council of Social Service are committed to building the capacity of Pilbara Not-for-Profits and Community Sector organisations. This August we are partnering to provide a two hour finance essentials workshop that will support Board members, CEO's and Managers of non-profit organisations to develop their financial knowledge and budget development skills. This introductory workshop will show that it’s not as difficult to read and understand the figures presented in financial reports as you may think. It will equip your leaders…

$ 20.00 incl. GST

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October 2018
10
Oct

Geraldton – Working with Complex Trauma Training

9:30 am - 3:00 pm

In response to the WACOSS Regional Training Needs Survey, a Lotterywest-funded free Working with Complex Trauma workshop will be delivered in Geraldton. The one-day workshop will be delivered by WACOSS training partner SARC. Each interactive workshop provides a detailed overview of trauma information relevant to working with adult and adolescent clients who have experienced emotional trauma in their lives. It covers: The impact of emotional trauma experiences Importance of FDV concerns Working with risk and safety issues Building on trauma…

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17
Oct

Broome Working with Challenging Clients Training

BOOKED OUT

9:30 am - 12:30 pm

This workshop will explore strategies to help understand challenging behaviours and develop skills in communication and de-escalation techniques: Understanding challenging behaviour Definition of escalation and some causes Early warning and imminent danger signs Non-verbal & verbal communication techniques; Strategies of de-escalation; and, Self-care for workers.

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