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Seminar 1: Social dimensions of the Games: implications for children

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Southern Cross University, Gold Coast Campus

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Bilinga, QLD 4225

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2017 Southern Cross University Community Seminar Series:

Navigating the Social Dimensions of the 2018 Commonwealth Games

The Commonwealth Games is coming to the Gold Coast in April 2018. This year our community seminar series explores the implications of the Games for social and emotional wellbeing, particularly in terms of community services responses. The seminars will be an opportunity to share knowledge about past experiences of hosting major sporting events. The aim is to assist local community services plan for issues that may arise and explore opportunities the Games may bring in promoting health and wellbeing. We are particularly interested in the implications of the Games for people in need and how the Games may contribute to building community resilience.

Seminar 1: Seminar 1: Social Dimensions of the Games: Implications for Children

The first seminar will introduce this year's seminar series by overviewing the GC2018 Legacy Program, including the legacy pillars of building active, engaged and inclusive communities. It will then focus on the social and emotional aspects of being a child athlete. The seminar will also examine the implications for children and children and family services of hosting a major sporting event.

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Is the event to be held in Queensland or New South Wales time?

The event will be held in Queensland time (Australian Eastern Standard Time).

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No, but we will be asking people to sign in when they arrive

Can I update my registration information?

Yes, please update your registration information as soon as your situation changes. For catering purposes, please cancel your registration if you find you are unable to attend the event.

Questions?

Please direct any questions to communityseminars@scu.edu.au

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