ACT Council of Social Service Inc.

Justice | Equity | Social Inclusion | Reconciliation

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Stories of Chance

Leading Social Change: Digital hub for NFP board members. Sector Orientation; Peer Network; eLearning.

ACTCOSS is your peak body for community organisations and people experiencing disadvantage in the ACT.

Our vision is to live in a fair and equitable community that respects and values diversity, human rights and sustainability and promotes justice, equity, reconciliation and social inclusion.

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News

29 November 2018

New research released today has revealed that rental affordability is hitting crisis around Australia, especially for low income households struggling to make ends meet.

22 November 2018

ACTCOSS says it’s time for planners and policy makers to abandon short termism and invest in preparing for the future of the city following new population forecasts released today...

21 November 2018

On 16 November we announced the recipients of the 2018 ACT Community Sector Awards.

29 October 2018

The ACT Council of Social Service (ACTCOSS) has welcomed the new ACT Housing Strategy announced today by the Chief Minister Andrew Barr MLA and the Deputy Chief Minister and Minister for Housing and Suburban Development, Yvette Berry MLA.  

Events

Event Date: 11 December 2018

ACT community sector workers working within a community development framework are welcome to attend this informal meeting.

Event Date: 7 February 2019

This event offers an opportunity for volunteer board members to connect with one another to build their network and share knowledge across the ACT Community Sector.

Event Date: 14 February 2019

ACT community sector workers working within a community development framework are welcome to attend this informal meeting.

Event Date: 21 February 2019

ACTCOSS Governance workshops are designed to meet the needs of people interested in, or who have recently been, appointed to a board member position with a not-for-profit organisation in the ACT...

Event Date: 5 March 2019

Maintaining and increasing the quality of our work and innovatively meeting the needs of individuals and communities is core business for effective and efficient community oriented organisations...