Events

Opening Doors – Rental for All

4Nov

Date and time: Mon 4th Nov, 2019,

Venue: No Vacancy Gallery QV Building, 34 - 40 Jane Bell Lance Melbourne

You are invited to a photographic exhibition featuring new work by Paul Dunn The official opening is Wednesday 6 November from 2:00-5:00pm The gallery is located between Lonsdale and Little Lonsdale Street and ramp access is via Russell Street.

Welcome Home Workshop

7Nov

Date and time: Thu 7th Nov, 2019, 9:30am - 4:00pm

Venue:  Box Hill Town Hall Whitehorse Room Box Hill

Cost: See ticket information for details

In this workshop, through the journey of others, we will explore innovative and interesting ways to empower and assist individuals to create a home of their own. Home is a vital part of our lives. It not only provides us with security, privacy, comfort and control but it reflects our identity, our deep sense of who we … Continued

Advocacy Sector Conversations Forum

14Nov

Date and time: Thu 14th Nov, 2019, 11:00am - 4:00pm

Venue: Queen Victoria Women's Centre Victoria Room Level 4 210 Lonsdale Street Melbourne

This forum series provides a space for advocates to gain practical information and share knowledge by participating in topical, interactive sessions. It’s more imperative than ever to keep abreast with the ever changing disability services and supports landscape to understand how it impacts on the practice of disability advocacy. The agenda is now finalised. A … Continued

Housing and the NDIS – The role for community housing providers

19Nov

Date and time: Tue 19th Nov, 2019, 9:00am - 5:00pm 

Venue: Rydges Sydney Central28 Albion Street Sydney

Cost: See more information for details

Community housing providers play a significant role in the intersection of housing and the NDIS, and concrete actions are needed to meet the demand to house people with profound disability to live in the community under the NDIS approach. This seminar aims to: Provide information to the community housing sector on the relationship between the NDIS … Continued

VCOSS Breakfast: Disability Diversity on Your Board

19Nov

Date and time: Tue 19th Nov, 2019, Breakfast from 7:30am, workshop 8:00 - 10:00am

Venue: Jasper Hotel 489 Elizabeth Street Melbourne

Cost: Free - booking is essential.

CEO, Board Members and Executive of disability organisations are invited to a special event with Christina Ryan, CEO and Founder of the Disability Leadership Institute. Christina will explore how to be more inclusive of people with disability at the board/committee level. This interactive workshop will cover: The importance of disability diversity on your board Throwing merit out the … Continued

Festival of Inclusion 

20Nov

Date and time: Wed 20th Nov, 2019,

Venue:

The festival is a celebration and investigation of the very best of what is currently happening in the area of inclusion for people with disability across all areas of Australian society. The Festival aims to: Provide people with disabilities with skills and knowledge that will support them to increase their choice of mainstream activities. Showcase … Continued