Extract from Spencer Brennan’s Keynote Speech – COSHG Forum 2007

The following is an extract from a speech made by Spencer Brennan in 2007. Spencer was a friend and colleague from the Canadian Ontario Self Help Network (OSHNET). He offered to run a workshop for COSHG while in Melbourne in 2007 and again on a visit in 2010. It was while presenting at the later […]

New Resource: ‘Self Advocacy and Diversity – A Model for CALD Inclusion’

The result of a collaboration between Diversity and Disability (DnD), Self Advocacy Resource Unit (SARU), Ethnic Community Council of Victoria (ECCV) and Ethinic Council of Shepparton and Districts (ECSD), this model comes out of a project aimed to develop recommendations for self advocacy groups to work in partnership with CALD people with disability and their […]

Office Closed For Christmas

COSHG will be closed from Friday 21 December 2018 until Tuesday 1 January 2019. We will then resume our normal office hours from Wednesday 2 January 2019; these are 10am-4pm Wednesdays and Thursdays. We would like to wish everyone a happy and safe festive season.

Crossing the Disability Divide – Rural Reach Out

In July COSHG Co-ordinator Christine McAuslan and Project Worker Natalie Durkovic travelled to Horsham, Mildura, Swan Hill, Shepparton and Mansfield to run workshops for local groups. This was a wonderful opportunity to share information and learn from participants. A report is currently being written and will be added to this website in due course. COSHG […]