Centre for Cultural Diversity in Ageing – Applying a Diversity Lens to Consumer Centred Care

When: 15 September 2021, 2.00pm to 3.30pm
Where: Online
How much: Free

This webinar is directed at leaders and direct aged care workers and will help to support them within the sector in understanding equity, diversity and inclusion.

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Workplace Cultural Awareness Training for the Aged Care Sector – Multiple Dates

When: 2nd, 8th & 16th September 2021, various times
Where: Online
How much: Free – $155

This training program runs for 90min and is aimed at residential and community aged care sector workers, including volunteers. It will give these workers the tools and support to build an inclusive and culturally responsive workplace. These sessions will look at developing a supportive workplace for employees from multi-cultural backgrounds to assist in improving team cohesion and create opportunities to improve cross-cultural care for residents.

2 September session – information and registration

8 September session – information and registration

16 September session – information and registration


Save The Date: 2021 Virtual CHSP Let It Shine! Conference

When: 23rd and 24th November 2021
Where: Online
How much: Free

This online conference is open to anyone interested in hearing about the successes of the Commonwealth Home Support Programme (CHSP) in supporting older people to live a connected and fulfilling life, updates on the CHSP, and more. You will hear directly from consumers, volunteers and staff.

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Business Continuity Planning for CHSP Providers Webinar

When: 1st September 2021, 10.30am to 12.30pm
Where: Online via Zoom
How much: Free

A number of Sector Support and Development CHSP services across the state have collaborated to develop this interactive training session. This session is aimed at CHSP providers, and will cover things such as improved knowledge on funding model changes and implications for CHSP providers, and ideas for future planning. For any questions or concerns contact the facilitator Lorraine Poulos at admin@lorrainepoulos.com.au.


Free Training: NCOSS/DCJ ‘Evidence Talks’

When: Various
Where: Online
How much: Free

This NCOSS/DCJ training series will be held over three sessions and will “go back to basics” with concepts such as evidence-based practice and the Theory of Change. It will also provide knowledge on how to use the DCJ Evidence Portal to be launched in September/October.

The available sessions are as follows:

Session 1 (live Zoom): Tuesday 31 August 2021, 1:30-3:00 pm
Back to basics: FACSIAR’s Evidence ‘How To’ Guides

Session 2 (live Zoom): Wednesday 15 September 2021, 10:00-11:30 am
Revisiting your Theory of Change

Session 3 (live Zoom): Thursday 7 October 2021, 11:00 am-12:30 pm
Using the new DCJ Evidence Portal as a ‘go-to’ data source

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