Free COSHG workshop – 29 November

We are inviting self help and support groups to take part in a free workshop on Wednesday 29 November. We want to understand how we can support groups better and share ideas. Workshop: ‘Self help: where to from here?’Date: Wednesday 29 NovemberTime: 10:30am-12pmCost: FreeLocation: Jenny Florence Room, third floor, Ross House,247-251 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, 3000 […]

Disability self help grants program

A new round of grants to support Victorian disability self-help groups is now open. Grants of up to $7,000 a year for up to two years are available to assist disability self-help groups to operate.  The grants can help groups to meet some of the costs associated with providing social, emotional and practical support to their […]

Melbourne Disability Staff Recognition Awards Gala 2023

Early bird tickets are available for the Melbourne Disability Staff Recognition Awards Gala 2023. Held on 21 April 2023, the Gala celebrates the achievements of the often unsung heroes in the community and is an important charity fundraising opportunity. Eight awards in categories include: Leadership, Sector Innovation, Front Line Manager, the Team Award, and the Support […]

Expression of Interest for Management Collective members

COSHG is currently seeking additional members for our Management Collective. If you are a member of a self help/support group, or have other experience such as working with groups or community development skills, we would like to hear from you. The COSHG Management Collective operates in a non-hierarchical model within a community development framework. We […]

Making a submission to the Disability Royal Commission

Watch this new video from Leadership Plus about telling your story to the Disability Royal Commission. The Disability Royal Commission is accepting submissions up to the end of December 2022, but you need to register before the end of June 2022. Make a submission here.