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.

ACT Social Enterprise Peer Network - 20 Feb 2020

20 February 2020

Join us for an informal cross-sectoral gathering designed to bring together community and social enterprise practioners in the ACT to support, challenge and affirm each other in their for-purpose activities.

Building Better Boards: The ACTCOSS Governance Workshop Program Over Two Sessions - 24 Feb 2020

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. This training targets people who have never been on a board or who have limited experience on boards. The workshops are interactive with participants contributing their own experiences and...

Building Resilient Communities: Resilience Documentary Screening & Half-Day Seminar by The Hope Project - 25 Feb 2020

25 February 2020

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 understand the impact of trauma and toxic stress on the biology of the body, and see the science behind change. The workshop aims to unpack resilience, identify and develop strategies for resilient...

Reconciliation Peer Network - 27 Feb 2020

27 February 2020

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

ACT CASP Peer Network Meeting - 3 Mar 2020

3 March 2020

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

Leading Social Change Peer Network - 5 March 2020

5 March 2020

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 - 7 Apr 2020

7 April 2020

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.

ACT Social Enterprise Peer Network - 21 Apr 2020

21 April 2020

Join us for an informal cross-sectoral gathering designed to bring together community and social enterprise practioners in the ACT to support, challenge and affirm each other in their for-purpose activities.

Strategic Indigenous Awareness with Grant Sarra – 24 April 2020 – To understand our present we must understand our past

24 April 2020

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 greater appreciation understanding of modern-day cross cultural problems, issues and challenges that impact upon individuals working in organisations/companies across Australia.

Cultural Awareness on Country Tour with Richie Allan - 1 May 2020

1 May 2020

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.

ACT CASP Peer Network Meeting - 12 May 2020

12 May 2020

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

ACT Social Enterprise Peer Network - 25 Jun 2020

25 June 2020

Join us for an informal cross-sectoral gathering designed to bring together community and social enterprise practioners in the ACT to support, challenge and affirm each other in their for-purpose activities.

ACT CASP Peer Network Meeting - 28 Jul 2020

28 July 2020

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

ACT Social Enterprise Peer Network - 18 Aug 2020

18 August 2020

Join us for an informal cross-sectoral gathering designed to bring together community and social enterprise practioners in the ACT to support, challenge and affirm each other in their for-purpose activities.

Strategic Indigenous Awareness with Grant Sarra – 20 August 2020 – To understand our present we must understand our past

20 August 2020

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 greater appreciation understanding of modern-day cross cultural problems, issues and challenges that impact upon individuals working in organisations/companies across Australia.

ACT CASP Peer Network Meeting - 15 Sep 2020

15 September 2020

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

ACT CASP Peer Network Meeting - 17 Nov 2020

15 September 2020

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

ACT Social Enterprise Peer Network - 24 Sep 2020

24 September 2020

Join us for an informal cross-sectoral gathering designed to bring together community and social enterprise practioners in the ACT to support, challenge and affirm each other in their for-purpose activities.

Cultural Awareness on Country Tour with Richie Allan - 16 October 2020

16 October 2020

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.

ACT Social Enterprise Peer Network - 20 Oct 2020

20 October 2020

Join us for an informal cross-sectoral gathering designed to bring together community and social enterprise practioners in the ACT to support, challenge and affirm each other in their for-purpose activities.