A Tasmanian Conversation: Tasmanian HACC and CHSP Statewide Forum 2019

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Australian Italian Club in Launceston

414 Westbury Road

Prospect, Tasmania 7250

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A statewide forum funded by the Tasmanian Government under the Tasmanian HACC Program relevant for all staff and volunteers from Home and Community Care (HACC) and Commonwealth Home Support Programme (CHSP) funded organisations and those working in the Community Services Sector.

This will be an opportunity for organisations to join in conversation about collaborations, connection, identifying aps and exploring innovation in services.

Registration is $22.50 per person, includes booking fee and provides attendance to the Statewide Forum and lunch with all day refreshments. This fee is non refundable, however if you cannot attend for whatever reason you can nominate another delegate in your place on the day.

Attend FOUR of the NINE workshops on offer:

  • Council on the Ageing: Aged Care Royal Commission
    What’s happening and how can people participate?
    Presenter: Deb Lewis
  • Family Based Care: CHSP Fees (understanding fees, hardship and communication)
    Presenter: Douglass Doherty
  • Launceston VFC Services: Engaging with clients under 65
  • Volunteering Tasmania: Engaging your consumer in volunteering activity
    Presenter: Dr. Lisa Schimanski
  • CHSP Nutrition Service: Nutrition advice for your programs
    Presenter: Antonella Jarvis
  • TasCOSS: Wellness
    Presenter: Ally Smith
  • National Disability Services
    Presenter: Will Kestin
  • Public Health Services: Aboriginal Cultural Respect in Tasmania’s mainstream health services
    Presenters: Belinda Fenney-Walch and Liz Mahnken
  • Migrant Resource Centre Tasmania: Embedding cultural appropriate care in services to meet Aged Care Quality Standards
    Presenters: Hannah Poon & Fiona Rees

Upon registration you will be contacted by Kate Crawford- Volunteering Tasmania, to select your nominated workshops to attend.

The Tasmanian Department of Health will provide an update on the future direction of the Tasmanian HACC Program.

A representative from The Australian Government Department of Health will be in attendance to address the forum.

To finish the forum there will be a panel discussion of selected speakers on Community Services Sector topics!

For further information contact Kate Crawford, Volunteering Tasmania, by phoning 03 6231 5550 during business hours or email katec@volunteeringtas.org.au

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Australian Italian Club in Launceston

414 Westbury Road

Prospect, Tasmania 7250

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