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NDIS Participants and Nominees Forum

03/12/2018 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

An opportunity to openly and confidentially discuss your NDIS experiences

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NDIS Participants and Nominees Forum

03/12/2018 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

An opportunity to openly and confidentially discuss your NDIS experiences

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Q A I’s Annual General Meeting

25/10/2018 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Please join us for Queensland Advocacy Incorporated’s 30th Annual General Meeting. RSVP by 11 October 2018 on 07 3844 4200 or qai@qai.org.au.   Become a member! A membership would broaden your knowledge around these issues and provide an opportunity to become involved with the advocacy endeavours of this organisation. QAI’s advocacy efforts, whether individual or […]

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Forum – “Violence against People with Disabilities in their Homes”

24/09/2018 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm

The forum will include actors with disability from TAFE Maroochydore Access and Equity Program, performing their roles used to create short educational videos designed to raise awareness for and on behalf of people with disabilities to generate change in our communities about these acts of violence. 

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2018 Care Expo

14/09/2018 – 15/09/2018 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

**This is not a QAI event**

Queensland Advocacy Incorporated is a silver event sponsor for the 2018 Care Expo, bringing together a diverse range of community services, businesses and organisations providing products and services from the support, health and care industries for people who require extra support, care and aid. 

Disability Action Week – THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED

10/09/2018 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

QAI invites you and your clients for an artistic activism day in the park that will encourage participants to share their advocacy message.

QLS Criminal Law Conference – Communicating with cognitively impaired clients in criminal matters

03/08/2018 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am

**This is not a QAI event**

QAI Director Michelle O’Flynn and solicitor Niamh Fields will be presenting at the Queensland Law Society’s Criminal Law Conference on “Communicating with cognitively impaired clients in criminal matters”.

NDIS road trip

09/07/2018 – 13/07/2018 @ All Day

Our NDIS advocates are completing their first NDIS road trip to provide information, advice and support – visiting Chinchilla,
Miles, Roma, Charleville, Cunnamulla and St George 

Advance Health Directives for Mental Health – Clinician Education

12/04/2018 – 24/05/2018 @ 12:00 am

Advance Health Directives for Mental Health – Clinician Education 34 education sessions about the Advance Health Directives – Mental Health (AHD-MH) are being delivered across Queensland between March and May 2018. Sessions are approximately 90 minutes long and open to all interested clinicians / health professionals. The sessions have been developed to help clinicians better […]

Evaluation of the Mental Health Act 2016 implementation

23/03/2018 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm

**This is not a QAI event**

Community forum On 5 March 2017, the Queensland Mental Health Act 2000 was replaced with the Mental Health Act 2016. To prepare for key changes in the new Act an implementation project was conducted for 12 months before the changes commenced. The Department of Health is now evaluating the implementation project to review how the […]