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Outreach Conference 2008

Social Inclusion In Action

Welcome to country Aunty Sylvia Scott

Welcome & Introduction Lindy Cassidy Manager, TAFE Outreach and Corrections

Work first or social inclusion? - How jobless people are faring in Australia Peter Davidson Senior Policy Officer - Australian Council of Social Service ACOSS) Chair : Lindy Cassidy Social Inclusion - Commonwealth policies and community sector responses

Dr John Falzon CEO, St Vincent de Paul Society National Council and member of Australian Social Inclusion Board Chair: Camilla Couch, Outreach Coordinator, TAFE NSW-Sydney Institute

Outreach and Community Building in Social Housing Chair:

  • Robin Miles, Manager, TAFE Women's Programs Unit
  • Panel:
  • Dr. Sue Goodwin, Senior Lecturer, University of Sydney,
  • Catherine Serventy, Learning and Employment Coordinator, NSW Department of Housing
  • Kerry Bryant, Outreach Coordinator, TAFE NSW-Hunter Institute
  • Michelle Morrison, Outreach Coordinator, TAFE NSW-South Western Sydney Institute
  • Charmaine Jones, Representatives from Communities in Harmony project, Sydney
  • Camilla Couch
  • Update on the AEET Framework

    • Wendy Pullicin, Curriculum Coordinator, Access and General Education Curriculum Centre
    • Judy Duffy, Consultant, Access and General Education Curriculum Centre Outreach role for the new Commonwealth directions:
    • Panel Discussion Chair:
    • Lindy Cassidy
    • Lindsay McGarity, Associate Director, Access and General Education Curriculum Centre
    • Tricia Kenny, Outreach Coordinator, TAFE NSW-Sydney Institute
    • Kerrie Bowtell, Outreach Coordinator, TAFE NSW-North Coast Institute
    • Sue Souter, Principal Program Manager, Access and General Education Curriculum Centre.

    VET for students with mental health issues- practical strategies - (PPT download) Joy Sharpe, Outreach Coordinator, TAFE NSW-Illawarra Institute

    Engaging young people -YPEET Programs Facilitator: Maria Leontios, SEO TAFE Outreach & Corrections Simon Piggott, Outreach Teacher, TAFE NSW-Northern Sydney Institute Zoe Bridges, Outreach Teacher, TAFE NSW-Sydney Institute

    A new way forward for Outreach services Tricia Kenny & Jude Cooke, Outreach Coordinator, TAFE NSW-South Western Sydney Institute

    The green collar economy: emerging skills for sustainability Oona Nielssen, Executive Director, Dusseldorp Skills Forum

    Priorities & directions for Aboriginal education in VET Facilitator: Lesley Yasso, Assistant Outreach Coordinator, TAFE NSW-Sydney Institute Merv Donovan, PEO VET, Aboriginal Education and Training,

    NSW Department of Education and Training Sharing Outreach Practice Building community resilience Mentoring Program with Tibetan Refugees Daena Tyerman, Outreach Coordinator, TAFE NSW-Northern Sydney Institute and Phillipa Bellemore, Outreach teacher, TAFE NSW-Northern Sydney Institute Maroubra Community Garden Project Paddy Lane, Outreach Teacher Julie Fitzhardinge, Outreach Coordinator, TAFE NSW-Northern Sydney Institute A new way forward for Outreach services Tricia Kenny & Jude Cooke