ACT Council of Social Service Inc.

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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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News

15 June 2017

ACTCOSS's response to the 2017-18 ACT Budget was delivered in a speech by Director, Susan Helyar at the 2017 ACT Budget Forum for the Community Sector on 8 June 2017.

8 June 2017

ACTCOSS has today released its annual Budget Snapshot for the community sector.

6 June 2017

The ACT Council of Social Service (ACTCOSS) has welcomed elements of today’s Budget but has called for greater ambition to deliver on the community’s expectation for a practical plan to drive back gathering inequality.

5 June 2017

Cost of living research commissioned by the ACT Council of Social Service (ACTCOSS) over the past three years has revealed a persistent and widening gap between income and living costs for low income households in the ACT.

1 June 2017

ACTCOSS has described next week’s Budget as a defining moment for Canberra and urged the ACT Government to make a push to tackle inequality and ensure well planned, designed and funded community services are the cornerstones of next week’s ACT Budget.

Events

Event Date: 17 July 2017

At our July ACTCOSS Member Policy Forum, we are pleased to welcome...

Event Date: 18 July 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 the...

Event Date: 31 July 2017

In this session Andrew Means, Co-Founder at The Impact Lab and Head of beyond.uptake, will walk attendees through new ways funders and program providers are entering into Pay for Performance...

Event Date: 1 August 2017

The perfect, clean, unbiased dataset doesn't exist, so how can we make the most of this messy data? In this session Andrew Means, Co-Founder at The Impact Lab and Head of beyond.uptake, will go...

Event Date: 1 August 2017

We need to find ways to visualize and communicate data in ways similar to telling great stories. In this session Andrew Means, Co-Founder at The Impact Lab and Head of beyond.uptake, will cover...