NCOSS Learning Event: Human Rights-Based Approach in Disaster Responses
When: 23 May 2023, 1.00pm-2.30pm
How much: Free
This event will discuss what a rights-based approach looks like in the social sector in NSW during times of disaster, and help to build capacity in responding to disaster.
COTA Victoria Webinar on Assistive Technology (AT) Support for CHSP Providers
When: 18 May 2023, 11.00am-12.00pm
How much: Free
This free webinar is designed to assist CHSP providers in helping clients access assistive technology (AT). There will be experts speaking on the topic, as well as lived experience perspectives. If you or your organisation has issues signing up for the webinar, or you would like more information, contact COTA Victoria’s Policy Officer, Rachel Spencer, at RSpencer@cotavic.org.au or call 03 9655 2123.
Upcoming Training Programs for CHSP Providers
There are a number of programs from May to July, ranging from health and wellbeing, to culturally diverse workplaces, to information on the My Aged Care portal, and more. See below for dates and registration links:
CKE Research Incubator
This year’s Carer Knowledge Exchange Research Incubator invites all Western Sydney based researchers, practitioners and policy makers with an interest in family and friend carers’ health and wellbeing. This incubator is part of the Carer Knowledge Exchange, a partnership project delivered by Carers NSW and the Institute for Public Policy and Governance (IPPG) at the University of Technology Sydney. This incubator includes in-person sessions in Parramatta. Join them at the Western Sydney University Parramatta CBD campus on Wednesday 17 May 2023 from 1.00pm-6.00pm to learn about and share your knowledge on how service literacy and social connectedness can impact carer health and wellbeing. Registration is free, and there are other online sessions as well.