Events

Public Hearing 18: Implementing the CRPD

8Nov

Date and time: Mon 8th Nov, 2021,

Venue: Online

Public hearings gather evidence about violence, neglect, abuse and exploitation of people with disability. They are formal proceedings in which witnesses give evidence, under oath or affirmation, about events and issues that are relevant to the Disability Royal Commission’s terms of reference. All public hearings of the Royal Commission are recorded and streamed live on … Continued

Alter States

9Nov

Date and time: Tue 9th Nov, 2021,

Venue: Online

Alter State is a celebration of disability, creativity and culture. It’s a major arts and disability event engaging artists and audiences across Australia and Aotearoa (New Zealand). In November 2021 Alter State will launch with a week-long digital program. Seeding something unique for arts and disability, the program invites audiences to gather, be curious, and … Continued

Early Childhood Intervention: Making it work for your family

9Nov

Date and time: Tue 9th Nov, 2021 - Thu 11th Nov, 2021, 10am, 10am, 8pm, 1pm

Venue: Online

The journey of identifying that your child has a developmental delay or disability can be an emotional rollercoaster.   Accessing specialists, therapists and other services to support your child and family can feel confusing and overwhelming.` This webinar will explain ECI and how to access services and support during your child’s early years. It will … Continued

Speaking Up Skills

10Nov

Date and time: Wed 10th Nov, 2021, 10:30am - 12pm

Venue: Jenny Florence Room Ross House 247-251 Flinders Lane Melbourne

This is part of a workshop series for people with intellectual disability by people with intellectual disability! Topics covered include: Speaking in front of groups Having meetings Teaching others about rights

ASID Conference 2021: “Reconnecting” challenges for human rights in times of change

12Nov

Date and time: Fri 12th Nov, 2021 - Wed 17th Nov, 2021, 12pm - 5pm, 12pm - 5pm

Venue: Online

Cost: tickets not yet on sale

The conference will be a fully online event, spanning two half days. Each day will have keynotes and sessions delivered by researchers, service providers, policy and advocacy practitioners, self-advocates or family members. The format will also provide opportunities for networking and to hear about international, national and local research and other initiatives.

Public hearing 19: Measures taken by employers and regulators to respond to the systemic barriers to open employment for people with disability

22Nov

Date and time: Mon 22nd Nov, 2021,

Venue: TBC

Public hearings gather evidence about violence, neglect, abuse and exploitation of people with disability. They are formal proceedings in which witnesses give evidence, under oath or affirmation, about events and issues that are relevant to the Disability Royal Commission’s terms of reference. All public hearings of the Royal Commission are recorded and streamed live on … Continued

Managing Wellbeing and Recognising Vicarious Trauma

29Nov

Date and time: Mon 29th Nov, 2021, 9am - 4:30pm

Venue: Online

This training program explores the nature, dynamics and risks of vicarious trauma and supports you to stay healthy and safe in your work. This training, informed by current research, will provide you with the knowledge, skills and tools to better recognise the early signs of various stress outcomes. It offers a range of organisational, interpersonal … Continued