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Sunshine Coast Practice Group (Feb)

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Date: 15 Feb 2022
Time: 5.30 - 7.30pm
Venue: Sunshine Coast, QLD
State: Qld
CPD hrs: 2
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Organiser: Sunshine Coast Practice Group
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Join the Sunshine Coast Practice Group for their first Practice Group meeting of 2022!

Topic/Discussion: Sunshine Coast services and networks facilitated by Gabbey Prosser and Mel Mathers

When: Tuesday 15 February 2022 5.30 - 6.30pm

Venue: Gabbey's space, 14 Bury St Nambour Qld 4560

Agenda: 15 February 2022

SUNSHINE COAST PRACTICE GROUP

The purpose of the practice group is to provide a regular forum for social workers and social work students practicing in the Sunshine Coast region.

Specifically the group will:

  • Promote the profession and strengthen the identity of social workers on the Sunshine Coast.
  • Provide advocacy for relevant issues occurring in the Sunshine coast region.
  • Facilitate the exchange and dissemination of information relevant to social work, and relevant to local area.
  • Link with other professions and organisations in the local area through networking opportunities.
  • Host or participate in annual community awareness groups such as (Mental Health Week, Social Work Day, Refuge Week, National Youth Week, International Day of People with Disability)
  • Share information on upcoming professional development training in the local area.
  • Supportive discussions on social work practice and work place reflections.
  • Offer professional support and stimulus
  • Provide a forum for the interchange of ideas
  • Encourage guest speakers to attend meetings to further educate members.
  • Prioritise, develop, implement and advocate social policy responses, strategies and forums for Practice Group matters and link with national Company forums such as National Committees.

Convenor contact details:

sunshinecoastpracticegroup2@gmail.com

AASW - Australian Association of Social Workers