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NAPCAN's annual national Child Protection Week breakfast will be held in Brisbane on Tuesday 5 September, between 7am and 9am. Child Protection Week promotes the value of children and focuses attention on the issues of child abuse and neglect. Guest speakers at the event include Hon. Shannon...
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Queensland Government media release Up to 13,300 Queensland kids are about to receive a helping hand to start playing sport with Round 10 of the Queensland Government’s Get Started Vouchers program. Minister for Sport Mick de Brenni said the program is one of the Queensland Government’s most...
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The NDIS is being introduced around Queensland in stages. But what exactly IS the NDIS? Is it different to the NDIA? If you’re a bit confused about what it is and how it works then watch this animated film or read the transcript below. The National Disability Insurance Scheme, or NDIS is run by the...
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Queensland Government media release A new Family Wellbeing Service now underway in the Cairns region will strengthen support for vulnerable Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families and communities. Minister for Child Safety Fentiman visited the WuChopperen Health Service in Manoora today (11...
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The 2017-2018 Price Guide for NDIS service providers is now available and will take affect 1 July 2017. Key changes to maximum prices include: 4.5% increase for daily activity and community participation supports 1.9% increase for capacity building supports 2.1% increase for capital-related...
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The Health and Community Services Workforce Council (Workforce Council) has launched its new project – the Queensland Community Services Workforce Census. This project will collect and analyse previously hidden workforce data across all sub sectors to define job roles across the industry, and the...
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These South East Queensland (SEQ) forums will bring together a broad range of key stakeholders from across the disability sector skills ecosystem. The aim of the forums is to explore, share and hear insights and to work collaboratively to develop strategies for the greater SEQ NDIS regions (...
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ACOSS (Australian Council of Social Service) has launched a brand new version of Improve IT , a website full of free resources for people working in not-for-profit organisations who want to make the most of the technology that is available to make their work better and easier. Have a look at the...
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Walking with Dads (WWD) is equipping those working in child protection with the tools to better address cases where harm is caused primarily by fathers who abuse their partners and children. Developed by the Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services, this intervention program...
NAIDOC 2017 Our Languages Matter
Queensland Council of Social Service (QCOSS) has explored Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander languages as part of NAIDOC Week 2017's theme Our Languages Matter . They have created a film featuring greetings in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander languages and they talk about the origins of...

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