Events List

Care Expo - Brisbane

Friday, 11 September 2020 - Saturday, 12 September 2020

Friday 11th September & Saturday 12th September: 9.00am – 4.00pm (both days)

The 2020 Care Expo Brisbane brings together a diverse range of community services, businesses and organisations from the support, health and care industries.

Discover and connect with providers from aged care, disability and in-home support through to education, mobility, mental health, social, recreational services and more.

The 2020 Care Expo Brisbane will also feature a range of inspirational and educational speakers.

Vocational Support Networks - South Western Sydney

Tuesday, 15 September 2020 at 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

The Sydney based regions of the National Disability Coordination Officer (NDCO) Program support a number of Vocational Support Networks (VSNs) in the Sydney metropolitan area. The VSNs were originally started and organised by Department of Education Support Teacher Transition (STTs) to bring together stakeholders involved in the transition process for school leavers with disability. As the networks grew in strength, steering committees were established to help ensure the sustainability of the networks.

Nepean Disability Expo

Friday, 18 September 2020 - Saturday, 19 September 2020

With the roll out of the National Disability Insurance Scheme now in full motion since July 2016, thousands of Nepean, Hawkesbury & Blue Mountains residents with disabilities have gained greater control over their lives and the services and products they need to live their lives to the fullest. 

Source Kids Disability Expo - Sydney

Saturday, 19 September 2020 - Sunday, 20 September 2020

An opportunity to find and try out products and services for children and young adults with disabilities, listen to talks by advocates and chat with service providers about how they can assist them and their children.

National Disability and Inclusion Conference - Brisbane

Wednesday, 7 October 2020 - Thursday, 8 October 2020

ACEL 2020 DISABILITY & INCLUSION CONFERENCE
Presented by The Australian Council for Educational Leaders (ACEL)
in partnership with the Department of Education, Queensland

Disability at Work 2020 incorporating the Workability International conference.

Monday, 12 October 2020 - Tuesday, 13 October 2020

Save the Date!

National Disability Services is pleased to announce that the Disability at Work conference 2020 will incorporate the Workability International conference. It will take place on 12-13 October 2020 at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre.

If you are interested in attending this conference, please complete an expression of interest so we can advise you by email when registrations open.

Brisbane Disability Expo

Friday, 16 October 2020 - Saturday, 17 October 2020

The Brisbane Disability Expo is set to be the biggest and most anticipated all ages, all abilities disability specific Expo on the 2020 Brisbane Calendar. The National Disability Insurance Scheme is now available across all of the Brisbane region, which means thousands of residents are gaining greater control over their lives. Brisbane residents, their families and carers are on the lookout for the most suitable services and products meet their individual needs. The Expo will give service and product providers, OT's, sole traders, & sector works valuable face to face time with each other and the people who require their products, services, technologies, support or all of the above.

3rd National INDIGENOUS NDIS: working towards a better future through partnerships and co-operation Conference

Monday, 19 October 2020 - Wednesday, 21 October 2020

The 2020 National NDIS Conference: working towards a better future through partnerships and co-operation is designed to provide organisations, service managers and front line workers in the disability sector the opportunity to network, discuss and share information in regards to the successes and challenges they have experienced in the roll out and the implementation of one of Australia’s largest social policy reforms, the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) which aimed to provide the person living with a disability, better choice and control over their own lives, their own care, empowering them to make decisions to address their needs and wants.

Vocational Support Networks - Sydney

Tuesday, 20 October 2020 at 9:00 am - 11:30 am

The Sydney based regions of the National Disability Coordination Officer (NDCO) Program support a number of Vocational Support Networks (VSNs) in the Sydney metropolitan area. The VSNs were originally started and organised by Department of Education Support Teacher Transition (STTs) to bring together stakeholders involved in the transition process for school leavers with disability. As the networks grew in strength, steering committees were established to help ensure the sustainability of the networks.