NESST Newsflash 14 May 2018

In this issue:

  • National Family Group Conferencing Forum 7-8 November 2018 Ballina Beach Resort
  • 2019 National Aboriginal Wellbeing Conference 27-28 February 2019 Opal Cove Resort Coffs Harbour
  • NDS News Update Budget Briefing
  • Australian Government Community Grants Hub
    • Sector Readiness Fund – Fund Administrator activity
    • Saluting their Service Commemorations Program Major Commemorative Grants – open for application
  • NDS News Update NDS Media Release Federal Budget
  • ACSA Member Update 2018-19 Budget Special Edition
  • NCOSS 2018 Regional Consultations
    • 16 May Tamworth
    • 16 May Armidale
  • Upcoming NCOSS Professional Development Events
  • Centre for Volunteering
    • Showgrounds on Crown land in NSW – feedback wanted from showground managers and users
    • Online survey – for all Crown reserve showground stakeholders
    • Focus groups – for selected managers and users of showgrounds – expression of interest

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NESST Newsflash 4 May 2018

In this issue:

  • NDS News Update
  • ACSA Member Update
    • Federal Court Ruling Regis Aged Care vs Secretary, Department of Health
  • Family and Community Services: Service Portal News Bulletin
  • NCOSS eNews
    • New dates – 2018 NCOSS Regional Consultations
    • Upcoming NCOSS Professional Development Events
  • Australian Aged Care Quality Agency: Quality Standard monthly newsletter
    • Have your say on the Draft Standards Guidance
    • Information on unannounced re-accreditation audits
    • Consumer reports home and community care
    • Qassist free compliance assistance education
    • In Brief: new events, campaigns and resources
  • Family and Community Services: Service News Portal
    • Finalising all ADHC funding by 30 June 2018
  • Disability Services Consulting Webinars
    • Introduction to Plan Management
    • Running a Plan Management Business
  • The Department of Health information for Aged Care Providers Issue 2018/7
    • New My Aged Care Videos
    • Palliative Care  – new online resources
  • Australian Government Community Grants Hub
    • Saluting their Service  Community Commemorative Grants – open for application
  • NDS News Update
    • Ability Links NSW to continue to provide support – program funding extension
    • NDIS Provider registration in NSW transferring on July 1
    • Events and Training
  • Department of Health: Commonwealth Home Support Programme funding extension update
  • Community College First Aid courses

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NESST Newsflash 20 April 2018

 In this issue:

  • NDS News Update:
    • Disability at Work conference will explore the future of employment
  • National Disability Service: Applications open for NDS multi-state voting rights
  • NDS events and training update
  • Family and Community Services Service Portal News Bulletin
    • NDIA, NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission and NDIS to deliver forums for full roll out
  • Community Care Review
    • Home care research exposes toll of unpaid travel and overtime; CHSP funding conditions announced
  • NCOSS Big Picture Sector e-News 12 April 2018
  • Department of Veterans Affairs – Two grant rounds closing soon
  • Department of Health: Information for Aged Care Providers Issue 2018/6
    • My Aged Care website enhancements
    • Aged Care Workforce workforce survey closing soon
    • My Aged Care how-to videos updated
    • Guidance for providers on My Aged Care complaints
    • Help older Australians get online – join Be Connected
  • Strategy to Action March Newsletter
  • Connecting Up
    • Customer satisfaction survey
    • Term 2 groups at Centacare Armidale
  • ACSA Member Update: Media Alert – CH9 Today Show aged care focus
  • Social Housing Webinar 24 May 2018
  • Department of Health: New Carer support service
  • NDS News Update
    • FWC rejects wage-setting bid from unions and advocates and proposes new method
  • Connecting Up: Conference discount plus Upcoming Webinars
  • AFEI Training new courses
  • ACSA Member Update 18 April 2018
    • New Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission
  • NSW eTendering Webinar: Managing Unsatisfactory Employee Performance
  • Community Care Review

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NESST Newsflash 29 March 2018

In this issue:

  • Upcoming events
    • Sneak Peek at the NDIS Quality and Safeguarding Framework
    • NDIS & ADEs: Change is Coming!
    • Webinar: NDIS Quality & Safeguarding Framework: What You Need to Know
    • NDIS Registration: The What, Why, Who & How
  • The Department of Health: WA HACC Transition Roadshow – 16-20 April 2018
  • LGBTI Inclusion Workshop Inverell
  • The Department of Health: Participate in the Aged Care Workforce Strategy
    Taskforce employee survey
  • CHSP – update for service providers
  • The Department of Health:
    • Support plan reviews
    • My Aged Care update – complaints process
    • Integrated Carer Support Service
  • ACSA Member Update:
    • Fair Work Australia Family and Domestic Violence Leave Alert
    • Member Survey on the AACQA’s risk based regulatory model
    • ACSA partners with Australian Association of Gerontology on
      future ageing projects
  • Fair Trading: My Place Program
  • Australian Aged Care Quality Agency Better Practice Awards – Nominations
  • Quality Standards Monthly Newsletter

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