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.

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

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 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...

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.

Cross-Sector Information Sessions 2019: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Focus

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 organisations or programs in the ACT, with an opportunity to take questions.

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.

Building Better Boards: The ACTCOSS Governance Workshop Program Over Two Sessions

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...