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Blacktown Women's and Girls Health Centre Term 4 Program

Monday, 14 October 2019 - Friday, 20 December 2019

Blacktown Women's and Girls' Health Centre + North West Sydney Women's Domestic Violence Court Advocacy Service has a great range of activities throughout term 4. 

Orange Disability Provider Networking Event - Ready Set Connect

Friday, 15 November 2019 at 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

These events are fun and interactive and provide a platform for: • Service providers to promote their service and/or product, connect to new business and collaborate with other providers (Table Hosts) • Support Coordinators, Case Managers, LACs, Linkers, Teachers, Carers to build their local knowledge of services and to identify direct contacts for referrals (Event Attendees)

Shelter NSW: Visioning Sessions continue in Riverina - Wagga Wagga

Friday, 15 November 2019 at 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Shelter NSW visioning sessions will continue in regional Riverina this week for a conversation with members and community in regional NSW. Our aim is to develop an ambitious vision for housing by drawing in diverse voices from the community - we want to hear what a secure home for all, looks like today. Join us in shaping this vision at the consultation co-hosted by Argyle Community Housing.

Multicultural NSW Shared Table Project event for women

Monday, 18 November 2019 at 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

A project of the Jewish Board of Deputies, Shared Table is a women-only initiative that fosters understanding and builds bridges between individuals and communities.

Free Legal Advice Clinic in Bega

Tuesday, 19 November 2019

Free Legal Advice

Festival of Inclusion

Wednesday, 20 November 2019 - Thursday, 21 November 2019

The Festival aims to: Provide people with disabilities with skills and knowledge that will support them to increase their choice of mainstream activities. Showcase inclusive activities and inclusive strategies for people with disabilities, family members, carers, supporters, service providers (both disability and mainstream), and the general public.


Festival of inclusion

You are invited to attend the Centre for Disability Studies Festival of Inclusion which is being held on 20 & 21 November 2019. The purpose of the Festival is to showcase good inclusion through a series of invited lectures, workshops and interactive activities.

Day 1: Wednesday 20 November is being held at the University of Sydney. It begins with Professor Christine Bigby from La Trobe University sharing her latest research outcomes on inclusive practice covering, supported decision making and active support. This will be followed by a series of workshops illustrating research-into-practice within the disability sector covering the areas of supported living, urban design, inclusive education, arts inclusion and inclusive research. The day will finish with a World Café looking at how we can harvest evidence about our own inclusive practice.

Day 2: Thursday 21 November is being held at the Netball Centre, Sydney Olympic Park. It will begin with Professor Alice Schippers, from the Netherlands, sharing how inclusive policies and practices within the city of Almere, Netherlands promotes social inclusion that relates to employment, education, welfare and leisure. This will be followed by an opportunity for people with disability to visit several stalls where inclusive activities will be showcased as well as the opportunity to participate in a series of workshops. In the afternoon there will be interactive sport displays, as well as panel of Paralympians speaking from their perspectives. The day will close with a soiree, where participants can enjoy some dancing and refreshments.

CDS would like as many people with disability as possible to experience the Festival and has the following tickets available:
- Two-for-the-price of one tickets for both days;
- Group of 5 tickets for day 2 for $100; or
- Group of 10 tickets for day 2 for $150.

Every concession ticket includes free entry for a support worker.

Community Care Wagga - Relationships Australia | Morning Tea and Lets Talk

Wednesday, 20 November 2019 at 10:00 am

Our last Meeting for the year will be Wednesday 20th November at 10 am at Relationships Australia

Hunter Deafblind Connect

Wednesday, 20 November 2019 at 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Hunter Deafblind Connect is a group that meets monthly to work together to develop supports for people who are Deafblind to be full and active citizens in our community. We come together to:- exchange information- share experiences- develop new skills- connect with others.

Key Word Sign Basic Workshop in Orange

Friday, 22 November 2019 at 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This workshop is relevant for anyone living or working with a person with communication difficulties including parents, grandparents, teachers, health professionals, childcare workers, disability support workers and volunteers. No signing experience is required.