ACT Council of Social Service Inc.

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

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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News

12 November 2019

Today ACTCOSS will release a new report, Shattered Myths, charting 20 years of ACTCOSS work on poverty.

22 October 2019

ACTCOSS has today announced the resignation of Susan Helyar, who has led the organisation since the beginning of 2013.

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.

Events

Event Date: 22 November 2019

Join us for the screening of the Award winning documentary "Resilience: The Biology of Stress and the Science of Hope", followed by a resilience building seminar. Through the documentary we will...

Event Date: 22 November 2019

Ngunnawal Lore Keeper, Richie Allan, will provide a Cultural Awareness on Country Tour to give participants some hands-on experience while providing valuable local understanding and appreciation...

Event Date: 28 November 2019

The quarterly sessions are aimed at people working in community sector organisations and related sectors, to receive an overview of services provided by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander...

Event Date: 5 December 2019

ACT community sector workers working within a community development framework are welcome to attend this informal meeting.

Event Date: 24 February 2020

ACTCOSS Governance workshops are designed to meet the needs of people interested in, or who have recently been, appointed to a board member position with a not-for-profit organisation in the ACT...