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

26 April 2017

The ACT Council of Social Service has supported calls for the Federal Government to address the housing affordability crisis affecting millions across the country and has joined calls for the government to deliver on early promising indications that it is prepared to invest in housing in next...

26 April 2017

Do you want to recognise and celebrate the work of an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander community sector worker in the ACT region? Nominate them for this NAIDOC award!

20 April 2017

ACTCOSS has developed a Program Update on the ACT Education Directorate's Schools for All Program. This program aims to implement recommendations made in the 2015 report of the Expert Panel on Students with Complex Needs and Challenging Behaviour.

8 April 2017

Figures obtained through a Senate Question on Notice by Senator Katy Gallagher and released today have confirmed concerns about the accuracy of the Federal Government’s Automated Debt Recovery Program which has targeted thousands of income support customers around Australian with automated...

4 April 2017

In our submission we point out the impacts on local people and services, call for the program to be abandoned and ask for an apology to Centrelink customers who have been impacted.

Events

Event Date: 16 May 2017

In a constantly changing context, leaders and managers need to be adaptable and creative, and foster these attributes in their teams members as well.

This workshop is designed to equip...

Event Date: 29 May 2017

The program provides participants with an opportunity to walk briefly in the shoes of Aboriginal Australians. It provides a generic overview of Aboriginal culture and history and aims to develop a...

Event Date: 31 May 2017

The program provides participants with an opportunity to walk briefly in the shoes of Aboriginal Australians. It provides a generic overview of Aboriginal culture and history and aims to develop a...

Event Date: 8 June 2017

The training program, facilitated by Julie Moore (Koorimunication), includes modules such as cultural respect, effective communication, past policies and practices that have impacted upon...

Event Date: 15 June 2017

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...