ACT Council of Social Service Inc.

Justice | Equity | Social Inclusion | Reconciliation

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Leading Social Change: Digital hub for NFP board members. Sector Orientation; Peer Network; Workshops.

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

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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News

6 September 2019

Barriers to health care access by people with a disability are the focus of a new report being released today by the ACT Council of Social Service (ACTCOSS) called Imagining Better - Reflections on...

15 August 2019

ACT community organisations have called on the ACT Government to require ceiling insulation in rental properties to complement recent changes to its Energy Efficiency Improvement Scheme.

17 July 2019

All Australians deserve a healthy, safe, affordable home. Community organisations call for a national strategy for low energy homes in this joint statement (...

12 July 2019

Congratulations, Albert! And thank you to everyone who took the time to nominate a worker or volunteer for this award.

12 July 2019

We need your help by 30 August 2019 to produce a Context Analysis for the ACT Women's Plan! Your research, data, perspectives and approaches are welcome.

Events

Event Date: 24 September 2019

Maintaining and increasing the quality of our work and innovatively meeting the needs of individuals and communities is core business for effective and efficient community oriented organisations...

Event Date: 26 September 2019

The quarterly sessions are aimed at people working in community sector organisations and related sectors. Two organisations will provide an overview of their services and programs and take...

Event Date: 14 October 2019

Julian Corner will discuss how Lankelly Chase works in the UK to create powerful partnerships capable of addressing structural inequality and building system behaviours that help systems function...

Event Date: 14 October 2019

Julian Corner will speak on the work of Lankelly Chase and its approach to change, including the use of action inquiries to explore what it might take to change systems that perpetuate severe and...

Event Date: 17 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.