Events on week 15-21 November 2021

Monday, 15 November

5th National Aboriginal Wellbeing Conference

Monday, 15 November 2021 - Tuesday, 16 November 2021

This year’s conference theme will be “Shared Practice, Shared Experiences” and the conference will showcase innovative programs being delivered within our communities to address the many different issues which affect our wellbeing and our families.

Learning Together Community Training

Monday, 15 November 2021

Australian Centre for Disability Law - Training to assist students with disability learn how to get the support they need to learn effectively.

Create an Inclusive Life

Monday, 15 November 2021

Imagine a life beyond disability services... Use your NDIS package to get more of 'the good life'.

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Sydney Vocational Support Networks

Monday, 15 November 2021 at 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

NSVSN (Northern Sydney)

Dementia and Your Caring Role - Tumby Bay - SA

Monday, 15 November 2021 at 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Dementia and Your Caring Role program by Dementia Australia. Suitable for: Family carers and family members of people living with dementia.

eSafety parent guide to online gaming

Monday, 15 November 2021 at 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

A webinar for parents with kids aged 8 to 13 exploring the risks and benefits of online gaming.

 

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Rockhampton: Using your plan workshop

Monday, 15 November 2021 at 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

This workshop is for participants, families/carers and nominees who want to learn more about their NDIS plan. 

Tuesday, 16 November

5th National Aboriginal Wellbeing Conference

Monday, 15 November 2021 - Tuesday, 16 November 2021

This year’s conference theme will be “Shared Practice, Shared Experiences” and the conference will showcase innovative programs being delivered within our communities to address the many different issues which affect our wellbeing and our families.

Protecting Yourself from Fraud Information Session

Tuesday, 16 November 2021

Fraud is a crime. It requires intent. People who commit fraud try to get benefits for themselves or others by being dishonest. 

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World Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Day

Tuesday, 16 November 2021

This World COPD day, Lung Foundation Australia is encouraging people living with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) to reach out and connect with support services and resources that can help you understand your condition and improve your wellbeing.

Conscious Care & Support Discussion Series 2021

Tuesday, 16 November 2021 at 9:30 am - 11:00 am

Conscious Care & Support Discussion Series 2021 - 8 sessions.  To optimally meet the holistic support needs of individuals with autism and other developmental disabilities, and / or a mood / mental health disorder, core competencies, traditional support practices, behavioural management strategies and accountability systems are essential, but are just not enough – equally essential is that supporters and leaders must have...

Worried About Your Memory? - Manjimup - WA

Tuesday, 16 November 2021 at 9:30 am - 11:00 am

Worried About Your Memory? Session by Dementia Australia. Suitable for members of the general public who are concerned about their memory.

Introduction to Person Centred Active Support Workshops

Tuesday, 16 November 2021 at 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

CDS’s training organisation, Australian College of Disability & Community Services (acdcs.edu.au) is offering three introductory workshops: Introduction to Person-Centred Active Support.

Communication and Dementia - Winnellie - NT

Tuesday, 16 November 2021 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Communication and Dementia session by Dementia Australia. Suitable for: Family carers and family members of people living with dementia.

Dementia Australia Webinar - Recently Diagnosed with Dementia

Tuesday, 16 November 2021 at 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Live webinar session for people recently diagnosed with dementia, their family and carers.

Introduction to Dementia - Manjimup - WA

Tuesday, 16 November 2021 at 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Introduction to Dementia session by Dementia Australia. Suitable for members of the public who want to learn more about dementia.

Supported Decision Making

Tuesday, 16 November 2021 at 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Do you feel confident in your skills as a decision supporter?

Do you know how to build the decision making ability of the person you support?

Grief, Loss and Dementia - Cairns - QLD

Tuesday, 16 November 2021 at 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Grief, Loss and Dementia session by Dementia Australia. Suitable for: Family carers and family members of people living with dementia.

How Dementia-Friendly is Your Home?

Tuesday, 16 November 2021 at 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

How Dementia-Friendly is Your Home session by Dementia Australia.

It starts with you - Manjimup - WA

Tuesday, 16 November 2021 at 1:30 pm

It starts with you session delivered by Dementia Australia

Wednesday, 17 November

School to Work online workshop

Wednesday, 17 November 2021

Join us for an interactive, 2 part workshop to find work experience and meaningful, paid work for your secondary school student with disability.

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Protecting Yourself from Fraud Information Session

Wednesday, 17 November 2021

Fraud is a crime. It requires intent. People who commit fraud try to get benefits for themselves or others by being dishonest. 

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Communication and Dementia - Manjimup

Wednesday, 17 November 2021 at 9:30 am

Communication and Dementia session by Dementia Australia. Suitable for: Family carers and family members of people living with dementia.

Introduction to Dementia - Gold Coast

Wednesday, 17 November 2021 at 9:30 am

Introduction to Dementia session by Dementia Australia. Suitable for members of the public who want to learn more about dementia.

Bringing up great kids

Wednesday, 17 November 2021 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

What are the long-forgotten messages in our own past that influence the way we parent our children? What messages do I want to give to my children?

Considering Residential Care - Online

Wednesday, 17 November 2021 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Considering Residential Care session by Dementia Australia. Suitable for: Family carers and family members of people living with dementia.

Health and Hygiene at Home - Online

Wednesday, 17 November 2021 at 10:30 am

Health and Hygiene at Home session by Dementia Australia. Suitable for: Family carers and family members of people living with dementia.

Understanding Changes in Behaviour - Manjimup

Wednesday, 17 November 2021 at 1:30 pm

Understanding Changes in Behaviour session by Dementia Australia. For: Family carers and family members of people living with dementia.

Tuning in to Teens

Wednesday, 17 November 2021 at 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Emotionally Intelligent Parenting: A free six-session parenting program for parents of young people aged 11-19.

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It starts with you - Manjimup

Wednesday, 17 November 2021 at 5:00 pm

It starts with you session delivered by Dementia Australia

Thursday, 18 November

Protecting Yourself from Fraud Information Session

Thursday, 18 November 2021

Fraud is a crime. It requires intent. People who commit fraud try to get benefits for themselves or others by being dishonest. 

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eSafety's parent guide to digital technologies and mental health

Thursday, 18 November 2021 at 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

This Term 4 webinar will provide parents and carers with strategies to help young people and their mental health when they are online.

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Friday, 19 November

Melbourne Disability Expo

Friday, 19 November 2021 at 9:00 am - Saturday, 20 November 2021 at 3:00 pm

People with Disability are embracing My Future, My Choice as a way to control how they want to live their lives now and plan for the future. The Virtual Disability Expo will link thousands of people with a disability with hundreds of product and service providers as well as presenting a range of informative and interactive presentations delivered by industry experts.

Supporting Sensory Regulation - For Parents

Friday, 19 November 2021 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

This workshop will include interactive activities, discussion and the presentation of evidence-based strategies to support the regulation and sensory needs of children and young people experiencing mental health complexities, with a specific focus on Autism Spectrum Disorder and Developmental Trauma, THe workshop will be delivered from an occupational therapy perspective, with additional reference to key neuroscience and attachment-based research.

Saturday, 20 November

Melbourne Disability Expo

Friday, 19 November 2021 at 9:00 am - Saturday, 20 November 2021 at 3:00 pm

People with Disability are embracing My Future, My Choice as a way to control how they want to live their lives now and plan for the future. The Virtual Disability Expo will link thousands of people with a disability with hundreds of product and service providers as well as presenting a range of informative and interactive presentations delivered by industry experts.

Social Inclusion Week 2021

Saturday, 20 November 2021 - Sunday, 28 November 2021

Celebrate Social Inclusion Week Australia by hosting or participating in socially inclusive events to raise awareness and to foster belonging in your local community.

Sunday, 21 November

Social Inclusion Week 2021

Saturday, 20 November 2021 - Sunday, 28 November 2021

Celebrate Social Inclusion Week Australia by hosting or participating in socially inclusive events to raise awareness and to foster belonging in your local community.