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June 2018

WA Peer Connect Conference

June 12, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Perth Converntion Centre, 21 Mounts Bay Road
Perth, WA 6000 Australia
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Peer Support Networks operate across WA and are a great place for you to connect and attend events in your local community, with your peers who share similar life experiences. The Peer Connect Conference is an event for disabled people and family members/carers to network and connect with local Peer Support Networks that are operating across WA. At this event you will be able to: Meet great people and hear local stories about the work of Peer Support Networks on…

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Getting Ready for the NDIS- Narrogin

June 13, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Dryandra Visitors Centre Narrogin, Fairway St & Park St
Narrogin, WA 6312 Australia
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Workshop One 9.30AM – 12.30PM Preparing to Plan Planning is a critical element of the NDIS. Before you start the planning process, it can be helpful to prepare so you don’t miss important things that could be included in your plan. In this workshop, WAIS will explain what you could think about beforehand to prepare for the planning process. Being prepared can help you feel more confident that the plan will better provide what it is that you or your…

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Getting Ready for the NDIS- Mount Claremont

June 27, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Wollaston Conference Centre, 5 Wollaston Road Mt Claremont
Perth, Australia
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Workshop One 9.30AM – 12.30PMPreparing to Plan Planning is a critical element of the NDIS. Before you start the planning process, it can be helpful to prepare so you don’t miss important things that could be included in your plan. In this workshop, WAIS will explain what you could think about beforehand to prepare for the planning process. Being prepared can help you feel more confident that the plan will better provide what it is that you or your loved…

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February 2019

Culture of Gentleness

February 25, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Wollaston Conference Centre, 5 Wollaston Road Mt Claremont
Perth, Australia
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August 2019

Advertising and Recruiting Workers

August 7, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
City West Lotteries House, 2 Delhi Street
West Perth , WA Australia
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It is important when hiring your own workers that you are aware of your responsibilities when it comes to anti-discrimination laws. We will explore employers’ responsibilities under the Equal Opportunity Act (WA) in relation to advertising, recruitment and selection processes. In this workshop we will go through: Employers’ responsibilities when advertising and recruiting Unlawful Discrimination under The Equal Opportunity Act The affect unconscious bias can have on decision making Incorporating Equal Opportunity principles into your recruitment and selection process Morning…

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October 2019

Sexuality and people with an intellectual disability with Lud Allen

October 14, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Bendat Parent and Community Centre, 36 Dodd St
Wembley, WA 6014 Australia
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WAiS are hosting Lud Allen for a series of workshops, the first being on Monday the 14th of October and it is Sexuality and people with an intellectual disability. Lud Allen has a Masters in Health Sciences (Sexual Health) with a specialty in sexuality counselling. He is a member of the World Association of Sexual Health and the Society of Australian Sexologists. Lud has a specific interest in working with people with an intellectual disability and problematic sexualised behaviours. He is…

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8 Steps to Starting Your Business

October 29, 2019 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Small Business Devlopment Corporation, Level 2, 140 William Street
Perth, WA 6000 Australia
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The “8 Steps to Starting Your Business” is specifically for people with disability and their families who are interested in starting or running a small business. The workshop will be presented by the Small Business Development Corporation (SBDC).   It will cover all the essential things you need to think about when starting a business.  This workshop is the best place to begin your self-employment journey.   This workshop is a part of a WAiS project, with thanks to Information…

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February 2020

Quality Support: What does it look like?

February 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Boulevard Centre, 99 The Boulevard
Floreat, WA 6014 Australia
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This forum is for people, their carers, families, workers and service providers to talk about what good quality support looks like and how to improve the quality of this support. This is part of the NDIS Workforce Capability Framework Project. For more information on the project click here. We want to hear about your experiences with support workers the great, the good, the bad and the ugly. These can be positive experiences and highlight strengths, or they may be challenging…

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March 2020

A Culture of Gentleness

March 4 @ 10:30 am - 3:30 pm
The Boulevard Centre, 99 The Boulevard
Floreat, WA 6014 Australia
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$20 – $35

WAiS are hosting a Culture of Gentleness workshop, presented by Sheldon Schwitek. Relationships are the key to providing positive supports. A Culture of Gentleness provides a framework and philosophy that help to deepen relationships in a way that everyone involved feels supported to do their work. This training will provide an introduction to a Culture of Gentleness for everyone involved in providing supports (families, supporters, all levels of administration and others who are involved). Participants will: • Examine the connection…

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May 2020

Sexual Health and Relationships Education (Online) by Lud Allen

May 28 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Straight Answers Without Blushes by Lud Allen WAiS are holding an online workshop hosted by Lud Allen. It is for people with disability to learn about Sexual Health and Relationships. We will talk about Your sexual body and how it works What sex is Contraception and being saf Rules about being sexual Healthy and unhealthy relationships How to say no to sex And more… This workshop is for people with disability to have fun, ask questions and learn about themselves.…

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