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April 8, 2019
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Supporting regional communities to reduce alcohol-related harms

April 11, 2019

Supporting regional communities to reduce alcohol-related harms The Western Australian Council of Social Services (WACOSS) and the Western Australian Network of Alcohol and other Drug Agencies (WANADA) call on the State Government to support community engagement in reducing alcohol related harms in the Pilbara Region. The Pilbara has some of the highest levels of alcohol […]

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June 26, 2010
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Less Budget pain for households but few gains for communities

May 9, 2019

The Western Australian Council of Social Service acknowledged efforts in today’s WA Budget to keep rises in household fees and charges low, but considers more action is needed to provide direct support for low-income households to wind-back high rates of financial hardship in WA. “The Treasurer’s third budget continues the steady path back to surplus […]

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WACOSS Submission on the Homelessness Strategy Directions Paper

May 23, 2019

WACOSS submission to the Department of Communities Directions Paper on the 10-Year Strategy on Homelessness.

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WACOSS eNews submission form

May 7, 2017

  WACOSS Sector News is a fortnightly electronic newsletter from the sector for the sector. Subscribe now and stay up to date with the latest news, training events and movements from the WA Community Services Sector. The WACOSS Bulletin is a fortnightly electronic newsletter sharing WACOSS information, submissions, advocacy work, media, and events. If your organisation you would […]

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Ticket type 1

October 4, 2018

Putting in a ticket type description for 1

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Introduction to Outcomes Measurement – Broome

May 24, 2019

What is a program logic model, and what is a theory of change, and what are methodologies to measure our outcomes? What is the difference between measurement and evaluation? In our current changing procurement environment of understanding and measuring outcomes, it can be very unclear as to what we are referring to when we discuss […]

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April 25, 2017

The Council has a vision for an inclusive, just and equitable society. Our mission is to advocate for social change to improve the well-being of Western Australians and strengthen the community services sector that supports them. By challenging systems, behaviours and attitudes that create poverty, inequality and exclusion, we strive to make the lives of […]

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