ACT Council of Social Service Inc.

Justice | Equity | Social Inclusion | Reconciliation

Update, Issue 81, Spring 2017: Addressing early intervention gaps in the ACT

Publication date: 
September 2017

The Spring 2017 journal offers perspectives on early intervention gaps in the ACT.

Contents include:

  • Editorial - By Susan Helyar, Director, ACTCOSS
  • Addressing early intervention gaps for parents in the ACT - By Camilla Rowland, CEO, Marymead, & Dr Joan Garvan, researcher & advocate for maternal health & wellbeing
  • Supporting parents to give children a good start - By Kevin Cox, ACTCOSS Associate Member
  • Supporting women with disability experiencing violence in the home - Co-written by Caro Roach, CEO, Women With Disabilities ACT, & Sue Salthouse, Chair, Women With Disabilities ACT
  • Early intervention gaps in the NDIS - By Libby Steeper, Friends of Brain Injured Children ACT
  • Implementing ‘Health in All Policies’ to prevent alcohol, tobacco & other drug-related harms - By Alcohol Tobacco and Other Drug Association ACT (ATODA)
  • 7th SNAICC National Conference Communiqué
  • ACTCOSS learning & development calendar