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My Vote for Housing: Make Housing the Heart of the ACT Election

ACTCOSS is your peak body for community organisations and people experiencing disadvantage in the ACT.

Our vision is to live in a fair and equitable community that respects and values diversity, human rights and sustainability and promotes justice, equity, reconciliation and social inclusion.

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6 December 2016

Please get behind the campaign to #SaveNPAH by sharing the open letter online, contacting your local MPs and making sure we secure an extension to the NPAH on Friday 9 December 2016 at...

25 November 2016

As we start our round of formal meetings with members of the new ACT Legislative Assembly, our message is that while people frowned at the government's long grip on power and was wary of the way it did business, they were swayed on voting day by the promise a re-elected progressive government...

21 November 2016

We've released our 2015-16 Annual Report - check it out.

7 October 2016

Nine leading Canberra industry, community, union and professional groups have united to issue a joint call to action to improve housing in this city one week out from the ACT election.

6 October 2016

ACTCOSS and ACT Shelter have released their joint election statement asking the government to invest in affordable housing as core infrastructure necessary to the social and economic...


Event Date: 15 February 2017

This training targets people who have never been on a board or who have limited experience on boards. The workshops are interactive with participants contributing their own experiences and sharing...

Event Date: 22 February 2017


This workshop is for those wishing to gain a greater understanding as to the importance of an organisations strategic plan and the yearly business planning process. Participants will have...

Event Date: 8 March 2017

This workshop is an introduction to grant writing and is both theoretical and practical in nature. Participants will learn about whether they should bid or not bid for a grant, gain an...

Event Date: 14 March 2017

Communication skills are an essential component of a productive workplace, allowing people to work together cohesively and professionally. Strong communication skills means you can adapt yourself...

Event Date: 27 April 2017

This workshop is designed to equip emerging and existing Team Leaders and Managers with knowledge and skills that will assist them to create and support a highly effective team.