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.

Authorised by Emma Campbell for the ACT Council of Social Service.

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News

23 July 2021

ACTCOSS has joined ACOSS as well as ACT disability representative organisations in calling for an improvement in income support for people with disability in a submission to the federal Inquiry into the purpose, intent and adequacy of the Disability Support Pension published today.

21 July 2021

ACTCOSS has renewed calls for the ACT Government to consider making public transport free in Canberra.

19 July 2021

ACTCOSS has given feedback on Dr Marisa Paterson MLA’s exposure draft of the Crimes (Consent) Amendment Bill 2021. The Bill introduces a new definition of consent based on free and voluntary agreement.

15 July 2021

ACTCOSS today told an ACT Legislative Assembly Inquiry that urgent action was needed to increase the supply of public and community housing.

29 June 2021

ACTCOSS today welcomed confirmation by the ACT Government that key frontline community services would continue to receive funding from 1 July 2021 following the delay of the 2021-22 ACT Budget to 31 August 2021.

Events

Event Date: 27 July 2021

ACTCOSS is proud to partner with Companion House on cross-cultural communication and interpreter services for community sector workers.

Event Date: 26 August 2021

The ACT CASP Peer Network meeting is for representatives of CASP funded service providers, and related health and community services.

Event Date: 27 August 2021

Julie Moore has developed this training to assist workers to attain a practical and measureable difference in the lives of Aboriginal people, and assist government and corporate organisations to...

Event Date: 17 September 2021

The ACTCOSS Gulanga Program runs the ATSIComSec Network for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander workers in the community sector.

Event Date: 28 October 2021

The ACT CASP Peer Network meeting is for representatives of CASP funded service providers, and related health and community services.