Events

Older Persons Advocacy Network – Understanding the impacts of sexual assault and reporting requirements

30.11.2021 Events

Join this free online seminar on sexual assault (unlawful sexual contact or inappropriate sexual conduct) supporting residential aged care service providers to: Understand changes to reporting sexual assault under the Serious Incident Response Scheme (SIRS) Differentiate between Priority 1 and 2 reports Understand the physical and psychological impacts of sexual assault Access the #ReadyToListen resources […]

Bold & Strong: Presenting the shEqual Survey Results Live

30.11.2021 Events

The shEqual Survey was an industry wide survey designed to measure attitudes towards gender equality among everyone who works in and around Australian advertising. The results of the survey will be presenting live in a free online event. The results will be presented by Empirical Research, followed by an industry panel to discuss one of […]

Webinar: Staying ahead of patient surge scenarios during the pandemic

30.11.2021 Events

As the pandemic evolves, hospitals are relying on virtual care solutions to assist in managing patient surges. In this webinar, Director of Emergency Services at Eastern Health, Dr Peter Jordan will share Eastern Health’s experiences of implementing telehealth innovations during the pandemic. Speakers Dr Peter Jordan Dr Peter Jordan is the Director of Emergency Services […]

The Foundation of Wellbeing and Resilience at Work

30.11.2021 Events

Introduction / Overview: Building individual and team resilience is a huge challenge for busy organisations, especially in Aged Care with its constant challenges – internal & external. It takes purpose and intention. Given the challenges of Covid-19 will continue – we need to stay connected and support ourselves and each other more than ever. This […]

IEPCP Forum – Tackling Climate Change; Promoting Youth Mental Health

29.11.2021 Events

The IEPCP invites you to join us on 9th December as we explore the health impacts of climate change, with a particular focus on the mental health of young people. At the Forum you will hear from: Dr Rebecca Patrick from Climate and Health Alliance will set the scene with an overview of the effects of […]

Diversity Communities of Practice

04.11.2021 Events

Centre for Cultural Diversity in Ageing – Diversity Communities of Practice The Diversity Communities of Practice (COP) offers aged care providers diversity coaching and mentoring to support their inclusive practice journey. The Diversity COP series will give aged care providers the opportunity to learn from their peers and get support for understanding and using the […]

Diversity Communities of Practice

04.11.2021 Events

Centre for Cultural Diversity in Ageing – Diversity Communities of Practice The Diversity Communities of Practice (COP) offers aged care providers diversity coaching and mentoring to support their inclusive practice journey. The Diversity COP series will give aged care providers the opportunity to learn from their peers and get support for understanding and using the […]

Taking Charge – Planning for a Safe and Independent Older Age

04.11.2021 Events

Justice Connect, in collaboration with Switchboard Victoria, are hosting a session on 11 November 2021 at 2 – 4pm:  Taking Charge – Planning for a Safe and Independent Older Age. Part 1 of the workshop will involve a presentation and group discussion on: What future planning is and how to do it What elder abuse is and how it affects LGBTIQA+ people How future […]

2021 Walk Against Family Violence

03.11.2021 Events

The 2021 Walk Against Family Violence (WAFV) will take place across Victoria on Thursday 25 November. Join people across Victoria to raise awareness and walk in solidarity with victim-survivors of family violence and violence against women, at the 13th Annual Walk Against Family Violence. Although we can’t walk together around Melbourne’s CBD like in previous years, we can still […]

Migrant Information Centre (Eastern Melbourne) Annual General Meeting 2021

03.11.2021 Events

Thursday 18th November 2021, 10am-11am, online via Zoom. Please join us as we celebrate the work of the MIC. Guest speakers include participants from MIC programs. For more information and to register, please https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/the-migrant-information-centre-eastern-melbourne-annual-general-meeting-tickets-201314425867  

Navigating the Challenges of Managing Persons with Diabetes who have Cognitive Impairment & the importance of connection

29.10.2021 Events

The focus of this webinar is Navigating the challenges of managing persons with diabetes who have cognitive impairment and the importance of social connections.  The impact of cognitive impairment in sustaining self-care in persons with diabetes mellitus is under-recognised and under-appreciated. As a result, patients do not receive optimal care. With an ageing society and multimorbidity increasing, it is […]

Statewide PHN Immunisation Forum 2021

29.10.2021 Events

The Victorian PNHs  are  pleased to invite healthcare providers to attend the inaugural Statewide PHN Immunisation Forum.  This two-part online  immunisation forum will provide updates on the National and Victorian  immunisation program, vaccine catch-up doses, and the COVID-19 vaccination program, including addressing vaccine hesitancy, needle distress and medicolegal considerations. Topics and speakers session one on 11 Nov 2021: COVID-19 vaccine program update and addressing vaccine hesitancy in primary […]

Understanding economic and financial abuse

29.10.2021 Events

The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the economic insecurity experienced by women who are victim-survivors of domestic and family violence (DFV), the economic costs of DFV, both for women and a societal level, and the scourge of financial and economic abuse. Financial abuse is an under-reported aspect of domestic and family violence. It can have devastating […]

Heal 2021 Conference

29.10.2021 Events

Join a 2-day live and virtual HEAL 2021 Conference to experience an inspirational forum for knowledge transfer, scientific debate, and community-wide conversations about research and policy priority setting on human health, climate and environmental change solutions in Australia. It involves researchers, policy makers, health practitioners, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander organisations, community members, charities, businesses […]

Understanding economic and financial abuse

28.10.2021 Events

The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the economic insecurity experienced by women who are victim-survivors of domestic and family violence (DFV), the economic costs of DFV, both for women and a societal level, and the scourge of financial and economic abuse. Financial abuse is an under-reported aspect of domestic and family violence. It can have devastating […]

COP26 – Mapping Australia’s Path to Clean Energy

28.10.2021 Events

Reliable, affordable, clean energy will underpin decarbonisation of the global economy. That’s why at the COP26 international climate conference in Glasgow there is a strong focus on accelerating the move away from emissions-intensive energy sources. Or, as British Prime Minister Boris Johnson says, ‘consigning coal to history’.  In this special Grattan Institute Webinar in partnership […]

Creative co-design through storytelling with multicultural communities with a focus on international students

28.10.2021 Events

SPEAKER Feifei Liao, Co-founder and Managing Director at Story is Connection; Project Officer at Whittlesea International Student Wellbeing Hub; Mental Health Speaker at Batyr; Contemporary dancer; Founder of Feifei Curiosity; and Recovery Educator at Discovery College Topic The session will provide an overview of innovative ways of leveraging storytelling, arts and lived experience to explore mental health challenges multicultural communities face […]

Women’s Health East Annual General Meeting 2021

25.10.2021 Events

Women’s Health East is excited about our upcoming AGM and celebrating our organisation’s 30th Anniversary! We invite you to join us in celebrating our achievements with keynote speaker Minister Gabrielle Williams. We will also be acknowledging the contribution of our Speaking Out advocates over 10 years of the Speaking Out program elevating the voices of domestic […]

Dementia + Recreation National Conference

19.10.2021 Events

Conference Program Now fully finalised & with an overarching Conference theme of “Mind, Body & Spirit”, the program is populated with passionate presenters & a great diversity of topics including: Co-Design, the Spoken Word, Dance, the importance of the Environment, Communication, Dance & Movement, the Great Outdoors, the Power of Purpose and much more… Click HERE for FULL PROGRAM Registration […]

GenVic Annual General Meeting

19.10.2021 Events

We are delighted to announce that Clementine Ford will be our guest speaker for this AGM. Clementine will be talking about Vaccines, Gender and Love and reflecting on the vaccine rollout this year and women’s leadership in the space. We also note that at this meeting there will be three positions available for election to the GEN VIC board. As […]

We acknowledge the Wurundjeri people and other peoples of the Kulin nation as the traditional owners of the land on which our work in the community takes place. We pay our respects to their Elders past and present.

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