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December 2019
12
Dec

Leadership in the Sector

Session 3 – Tom Price

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

WACOSS is supporting the facilitation of a workshop/networking event in Tom Price for those up-and-coming or experienced leaders interested in engaging with a local successful Leader in the Community Services Sector. Attendees have an opportunity to interact with others, ask questions and explore innovative approaches to common issues as well as assessing challenges and solutions in your personal leadership experience. These capacity building opportunities are supported by Lotterywest and the Pilbara Development Commission.

$ Free incl. GST

$ Free incl. GST non-members

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13
Dec

Cost of Living report launch

Report launch and networking sundowner.

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Our independent research on the changing cost of living for low income households provides critical evidence to support advocacy about poverty in Western Australia. Our analysis offers insight into the changing financial pressures being faced by different households experiencing economic hardship and stress Following the official proceedings, there will be a sundowner event offering networking opportunities for government, industry, and community service sector leaders. We look forward to seeing you at this important event in the community service sector calendar.…

$ Free incl. GST

$ $30.00 incl. GST non-members

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January 2020
16
Jan

Advocacy Toolkit + ER Connect

Karratha

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Have you always wanted to influence decision makers to create positive change, yet not sure how? This training is for you! Learn the basics of advocacy which will enable and empower you to be an advocate for an inclusive, just and equitable society. Stand up for those experiencing disadvantage and hardship together. PLUS - ER Connect is the first of its kind - understand and explore the emergency relief and financial support services accessible to you. These capacity building opportunities…

$ Free incl. GST

$ Free incl. GST non-members

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22
Jan

Advocacy Toolkit + ER Connect

Hedland

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Have you always wanted to influence decision makers to create positive change, yet not sure how? This training is for you! Learn the basics of advocacy which will enable and empower you to be an advocate for an inclusive, just and equitable society. Stand up for those experiencing disadvantage and hardship together. PLUS - ER Connect is the first of its kind: understand and explore the emergency relief and financial support services accessible to you. These capacity building opportunities are…

$ Free incl. GST

$ Free incl. GST non-members

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30
Jan

New Year Sector Breakfast 2020

Members’ Event

8:00 am - 10:00 am

The annual New Year Sector Breakfast is an opportunity for us to recognise the expansive work of our members, to unite us as a sector, and to celebrate our collective achievements and launch the new and exciting year ahead. Now, more than ever we need to engage and activate to harness our collective impact and tell our stories. Places are limited, book early to secure your spot. This is a Members' Event. Non-Members will be invoiced $30 following the event.

$ Free incl. GST

$ $30.00 incl. GST non-members

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February 2020
11
Feb

Disaster Resilience for NGOs

Onslow

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Resilience is the capacity to cope with shocks and to keep functioning in much the same way. What would you or your organisation do in the case of an emergency? Come along to this workshop to learn the toolkit developed by and for the community sector to help organisations measure and improve their resilience to disasters and emergencies. These capacity building opportunities are supported by Lotterywest and the Pilbara Development Commission.

$ Free incl. GST

$ Free incl. GST non-members

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14
Feb

Strategic Planning Workshop

Karratha

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

This Strategic Planning workshop provides a comprehensive overview of how to go about the strategic planning process. Participants will learn what is involved in designing and adapting strategic plans to suit their organisation. A must-do for anyone involved or embarking in the process, this interactive workshop will provide participants with the practical skills and knowledge. These capacity building opportunities are supported by Lotterywest and the Pilbara Development Commission.

$ 32.00 incl. GST

$ 40.00 incl. GST non-members

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26
Feb

Outcomes Measurement Workshop

Hedland

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Outcomes Measurement is a fundamental framework used cross-sector and cross-government to coordinate efforts. It provides an opportunity to drive better outcomes by articulating shared goals and enabling measures of our collective impact. This important workshop aims at arming individuals and organisations with the knowledge to carry out more effective collaboration with an adaptable structure for service evaluation and continuous improvement. These capacity building opportunities are supported by Lotterywest and the Pilbara Development Commission.

$ 32.00 incl. GST

$ 40.00 incl. GST non-members

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28
Feb

Outcomes Measurement Workshop

Newman

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Outcomes Measurement is a fundamental framework used cross-sector and cross-government to coordinate efforts. It provides an opportunity to drive better outcomes by articulating shared goals and enabling measures of our collective impact. This important workshop aims at arming individuals and organisations with the knowledge to carry out more effective collaboration with an adaptable structure for service evaluation and continuous improvement. These capacity building opportunities are supported by Lotterywest and the Pilbara Development Commission.

$ 32.00 incl. GST

$ 40.00 incl. GST non-members

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March 2020
25
Mar

Finance Essentials for NFPs

Onslow

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Are you a manager, CEO, board member or someone with a role that involves finance and budgeting? Then this workshop is for you! Come along for a jam-packed two hour session that preps you with the information to make informed decisions around finances. You do not need accountancy training to join - the sessions are easy to understand, enjoyable and provide you with the right knowledge to take back to your organisation. These capacity building opportunities are supported by Lotterywest and…

$ 24.00 incl. GST

$ 30.00 incl. GST non-members

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31
Mar

Finance Essentials for NFPs

Tom Price

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Are you a manager, CEO, board member or someone with a role that involves finance and budgeting? Then this workshop is for you! Come along for a jam-packed two hour session that preps you with the information to make informed decisions around finances. You do not need accountancy training to join - the sessions are easy to understand, enjoyable and provide you with the right knowledge to take back to your organisation. These capacity building opportunities are supported by Lotterywest and…

$ 24.00 incl. GST

$ 30.00 incl. GST non-members

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May 2020
05
May

WACOSS Conference 2020

Finding Ground: Building a better way together

8:00 am - 4:30 pm

The 2020 WACOSS conference will be a space to explore the crossroads the WA community service sector, and wider society, currently find ourselves at. Against a backdrop of increasing social divides, wealth inequities, uncertain climate futures, and continued colonial impacts, we want to ensure a future where everyone can reach their potential and where no-one is left behind.   Like the Nyoongar concept of djenna bidi, journeying together, we need to build and walk pathways forward in unity, here on…

$ incl. GST

$ incl. GST non-members

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