ACT Council of Social Service Inc.

Justice | Equity | Social Inclusion | Reconciliation

Workshops & Seminars

Upcoming workshops, seminars, network events and learning forums we're running are listed here. Find out more about each event and how to register below.

ACTCOSS offers a variety of programs and can tailor them to your organisation. Find out more about our learning and development programs.

Access information about past workshops and seminars.

Justice Connect NFP Law: Governing a Community Organisation (Morning) & Social Media and the Law (Afternoon) - 29 Aug 2019

29 August 2019

ACTCOSS is proud to present the following two workshops by Justice Connect.  The NFP law service of Justice Connect - iteself a NFP organisation are delivered by qualified lawyers with specialist expertise in NFP and charity law.  All lawyers have experience in delivering legal training to community organisations and many are also personally involved in the sector as volunteer...

ACT Community Sector Communications Peer Network meetup - 4 Sep 2019

4 September 2019

Are you working in or interested in communications in the ACT not-for-profit sector? Come along to our CommsNet meetups, held every two months.

Developing Quality and Continuous Improvement

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.

Cross-Sector Information Sessions 2019

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 questions from attendees.

Community Development Peer Network Meeting - 17 Oct 2019

17 October 2019

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

Leading Social Change Peer Network - 17 Oct 2019

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.

Opening up Equality in the ACT: The New Discrimination Grounds, and Beyond - 21 Oct 2019

21 October 2019

The ACT Human Rights Commission is providing free training for the community about ACT discrimination law. This interactive workshop will draw on real-life situations to enhance your understanding.

NOFASD Australia: Train It Forward Masterclass

24 October 2019

NOFASD Australia will present their Train it Forward Masterclass session which provides knowledge and resources to enable attendees to increase their knowledge of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD), to better understand its complexity, apply their knowledge to their own work and share knowledge confidently with peers, teams and other colleagues.

Reconciliation Peer Network - 7 Nov 2019

7 November 2019

ACT community sector organisations with an interest in reconciliation are welcome to attend this informal meeting.

Cultural Awareness on Country Tour with Richie Allan - November 2019

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 of the Ngunnawal land on which we all live and work on.

Community Development Peer Network Meeting - 5 Dec 2019

5 December 2019

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