Member & Community Calendar

November 14, 20198:45 am / 1:30 pm

Accessible Services — It’s in Our Hands!

Training

    Struggling to reach people in your community? Many find our health services difficult to access or unwelcoming, contributing to unacceptable inequities in Tasmania. Be part of the solution and join the Tasmanian Health Service for this half-day forum.

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    November 14, 201910:00 am / 5:00 pm

    Skills Package Co-Design Workshop (Hobart)

    Henry Jones Art Hotel 
    25 Hunter Street, Hobart
    Training

      The Australian Government’s $525 million Skills Package, Delivering Skills for Today and Tomorrow committed funds to establish a National Skills Commission, Skills Organisations and National Careers Institute. Together these initiatives will help modernise and strengthen our skills system by driving research and analysis of national skills needs, raising the profile of VET as a career pathway of choice and giving industry greater ownership of the skills and training system.

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      November 15, 201912:00 am

      2020 Youth Week Tasmania Grants Program

      Online Awards and Grants

        Tasmanians are now encouraged to apply for the 2020 Youth Week Tasmania Grants Program to develop and deliver innovative events and activities as part of the celebration. The program is available for local governments, community organisations and schools, with grants of up to $2,000 available for successful applicants.

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        November 19, 20195:30 pm / 6:30 pm

        Safe Space Forum: Peer Support for Mental Health Families, Friends and Carers

        Mental Health Families and Friends Tasmania
        Ground Floor, 2 Terry St Glenorchy 7010
        Events

          Join us in a safe space for a update from carer peer workers on new and emerging family supports in Tasmanian Mental Health Services.

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          November 20, 201911:30 am / 1:30 pm

          Launch of the South East Employment Hub

          Colony 47 (Sorell)
          11 Fitzroy Street, Sorell, TAS, 7172
          Events

            Would you like to find out what is happening in your local area and/or connect with other community members? Join the South East Employment Hub (SE@RCH), a pilot program managed by Colony 47, which delivers free employment services to the local community.

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            November 22, 20195:00 pm

            Positions Vacant: Drug Education Network Board

            Expressions of Interest

              We are seeking enthusiastic, experienced and skilled people to express an interest in joining our Board.

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              November 25, 2019

              Position Vacant: Community Engagement and Communications Officer

              Expressions of Interest

                Burnie Works is seeking a Community Engagement and Communications Officer. The role exists to support community leadership and community engagement processes of Burnie Works.

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                November 25, 2019

                Position Vacant: Measurements and Evaluation Officer

                Expressions of Interest

                  Burnie Works is seeking a Measurement and Evaluation Officer. The role will be responsible for the measurement, monitoring and evaluation of all projects and programmes undertaken under the Burnie Works initiative.

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                  November 25, 2019

                  Australian Government — Health Literacy Grant

                  Online Awards and Grants

                    As an initial contribution to implementing both the National Women’s Strategy and the National Men’s Strategy, the Australian Government’s health promotion grants program, will provide an opportunity for tailoring and extending national public awareness and health promotion initiatives in local and regional communities.

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                    November 26, 201910:00 am / 12:00 pm

                    Conversations with Statewide Mental Health Services Staff

                    Mental Health Families and Friends Tasmania
                    Ground Floor, 2 Terry St Glenorchy 7010
                    Events

                      In addition to learning more about the Reform Update these conversations are also a great opportunity for you to share your experience with staff from Mental Health and Alcohol and Drug Services, ask questions about State Government mental health services; and give feedback on family and friends inclusive service delivery.

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                      November 29, 2019

                      Community Support Levy Grants

                      Online Awards and Grants

                        The 2019-20 round of Community Support Levy grants to support charitable organisations are now open. There are two categories of grants — Small Equipment Grants of up to $5,000 to purchase equipment and Community Projects Grants of up to $18,000.

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                        November 29, 20197:00 pm / 10:00 pm

                        TasCAHRD Red Thread Charity Gala

                        Flamingo Dance Bar
                        201 Liverpool Street, Hobart 7000
                        Events
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                          TasCAHRD invite you to the Red Thread Charity Gala, in support of World AIDS Day. All proceeds support the Andrew Shaw Foundation, providing material, emotional, and social support to people living with or directly affected by HIV.

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                          December 1, 2019

                          Mission Australia Youth Mental Health Report 2012-18

                          Notices

                            In collaboration with Black Dog Institute, Mission Australia have released a joint report, Can we talk? Seven year youth mental health report 2012-2018. The report reveals that considerably more young people aged 15-19 in Australia are experiencing psychological distress than seven years ago.

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                            December 1, 2019

                            The Family Matters Report 2019

                            Notices

                              The crisis of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children being over-represented in the child protection system continues to escalate at an alarming rate, according to the latest Family Matters report Strong communities, strong culture, stronger children.

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                              December 1, 2019

                              Li-Ve Fuller Grant Program

                              Awards and Grants

                                If you’re working for any disability organisation in Tasmania and you have a passion you’d like to share with the people you support, check out Li-Ve Fuller and submit an application. You can apply for up to $2,000.

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                                December 1, 2019

                                Stop the Debt Trap Alliance

                                Notices

                                  Over 20 consumer advocacy bodies from around the country have released new data revealing that predatory payday lenders are profiting from vulnerable Australians and trapping them in debt, as they call for urgent law reforms.

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                                  December 1, 201912:00 am

                                  Survey: Anti-Poverty Week 2019 Evaluation

                                  Online Calls for Input

                                    Anti-Poverty Week like to hear your thoughts on APW. The survey will help us in our evaluation of this year's campaign and will give us some insight on what we can do better.

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                                    December 1, 2019

                                    Productivity Commission’s Mental Health Draft Report

                                    Notices

                                      The Productivity Commission's Mental Health draft report has been released. Written submissions or comments are due by Thursday 23 January 2020.

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                                      February 24, 2020

                                      Sexual Assault Support Service: Trauma and the Body Workshop (Hobart)

                                      Training

                                        Current research shows that trauma is largely remembered non-verbally, leaving the body and nervous system primed for future threat. This two-day workshop is for practitioners who want to develop the skills and confidence to integrate the body into their trauma work.

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                                        February 25, 2020

                                        Sexual Assault Support Service: Trauma and the Body Workshop (Hobart)

                                        Training

                                          Current research shows that trauma is largely remembered non-verbally, leaving the body and nervous system primed for future threat. This two-day workshop is for practitioners who want to develop the skills and confidence to integrate the body into their trauma work.

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                                          February 27, 2020

                                          Sexual Assault Support Service: Trauma and the Body Workshop (Launceston)

                                          Training

                                            Current research shows that trauma is largely remembered non-verbally, leaving the body and nervous system primed for future threat. This two-day workshop is for practitioners who want to develop the skills and confidence to integrate the body into their trauma work.

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                                            February 28, 2020

                                            Sexual Assault Support Service: Trauma and the Body Workshop (Launceston)

                                            Training

                                              Current research shows that trauma is largely remembered non-verbally, leaving the body and nervous system primed for future threat. This two-day workshop is for practitioners who want to develop the skills and confidence to integrate the body into their trauma work.

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