ACT Council of Social Service Inc.

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ACTCOSS advocates for social justice in the ACT and represents not-for-profit community organisations.

Our vision is that Canberra is a just, safe and sustainable community in which everyone has the opportunity for self-determination and a fair share of resources and services.

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18 October 2019

The Women’s Centre for Health Matters and the ACT Council of Social Service have released an analysis of ACT labour market data and future trends, focusing on wages, levels of...

11 October 2019

Next week, 13-19 October is Anti-Poverty Week and ACTCOSS and Red Cross have been working with organisations across the community sector to intensify our advocacy against poverty. Check out what's on!

2 October 2019

We are calling on members to nominate for Board positions open for election at our AGM on 12 November 2019. Nominations close 5pm, 29 October 2019.

26 September 2019

The Tenants’ Union ACT (TUACT) and ACTCOSS today welcomed improved protections for renters in the ACT being introduced into the Assembly by ACT Attorney General Gordon Ramsay MLA.

20 September 2019

ACTCOSS and the Youth Coalition of the ACT have welcomed the release of the Standing Committee on Education, Employment and Youth Affairs’ report on the Management and Minimisation of Bullying and Violence in ACT Schools.


Event Date: 31 October 2019

This event offers an opportunity for volunteer board members to connect with one another to build their network and share knowledge across the ACT Community Sector.

Event Date: 6 November 2019

Are you working in or interested in communications in the ACT not-for-profit sector? Come along to our CommsNet meetups, held every two months.

Event Date: 7 November 2019

ACT community sector organisations with an interest in reconciliation are welcome to attend this informal meeting.

Event Date: 11 November 2019

Join us for an informal cross-sectoral gathering designed to bring together people in the ACT who are interested in social enterprise. It provides an opportunity to share, learn from one another...

Event Date: 12 November 2019

You are invited to the 2019 ACTCOSS AGM, including launch of a retrospective on 20 years of advocacy against poverty.