Conference 2019 Register Group for 6 plus (you will be invoiced at the discounted rate)

Location: The Dunedin Centre, 1 Harrop Street, Dunedin

Activate is the premier event for the sector - the place where social service leaders and practitioners come together and connect with decision makers.

The conference will have an exciting mix of keynote speakers, expo sessions, workshops, table talk, open space, and an Unconference session. There will be lots of opportunities to network, share ideas, generate ideas and plan action, hear from experts and sector leaders, and share and learn together. The conference will deliver information to get you up to date on the latest developments in government policy, social service practice, workforce development and a host of other topics.

With a programme ranging from changing demographics and what that means for culturally competent services, to deep dive workshops, you will leave the conference informed and inspired and ready to take ideas for action back to your organisation.

The Dunedin Centre, 21 – 22 October 2019, Dunedin.

Please go to the Conference Page to view full information
Start the registration process by choosing either Individual or Group registration.

Rates:

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Registration cancellation and refund policy
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Cancellations received on or before 20 September 2019 will be charged an administration fee of $100.
No refund will be given for registration cancellations received after 20 September 2019 (including “no shows” at the conference).
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Event Properties

Event Date 21-10-2019 10:30 am
Event End Date 22-10-2019 3:30 pm
Registration Start Date 05-06-2019 9:00 am
Capacity 280
Cut off date 16-10-2019 5:00 pm
Individual Price We will invoice you at the discounted rate
We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Past events

Events Archive

Unfortunately due to the facilitator no longer being available on this date we have regrettably had to cancel this workshop.  We sincerely apologise for this.

 

Event Date 08-02-2019 9:00 am
Event End Date 08-02-2019 3:30 pm
Cut off date 16-01-2019 5:00 pm
Capacity: 50
Individual Price $100/ $120

Engaging with Trauma is a practical, interactive workshop that uses a range of awareness and sensory modulation tools to aid in the development of resilience, emotional processing skills and safe grounding when working with people who have experienced trauma.

Led by Dr Janine Joyce, social worker and lecturer at Otago Polytechnic, this is a skills-development workshop that builds on Nicola Atwool’s popular series of seminars on trauma-informed practice.

 

Event Date 05-02-2019 9:00 am
Event End Date 05-02-2019 3:30 pm
Cut off date 04-02-2019 5:00 pm
Capacity: 50
Individual Price $100/ $120

RASNZ is a specialist mental health agency that works with former refugee clients based in Auckland.

Keeping with our goal of supporting services working with former refugee clients, we are delivering a one-day training for health and allied professionals who support clients from a former refugee background.

 

Event Date 30-11-2018 9:00 am
Event End Date 30-11-2018 4:30 pm
Cut off date 29-11-2018 5:00 pm
Capacity: 50
Individual Price $70/ $90

The purpose of service design is to design according to the needs of customers or participants, so that the service is user-friendly, and relevant to the customers.

Service design is the activity of reviewing, planning and organising the components of a service in order to improve its quality and the interaction between service provider and customers. 

 

Event Date 15-11-2018 9:30 am
Event End Date 15-11-2018 12:30 pm
Cut off date 14-11-2018 5:00 pm
Capacity: 20
Individual Price $50/ $60

Engaging with Trauma is a practical, interactive workshop that uses a range of awareness and sensory modulation tools to aid in the development of resilience, emotional processing skills and safe grounding when working with people who have experienced trauma.

Led by Dr Janine Joyce, social worker and lecturer at Otago Polytechnic, this is a skills-development workshop that builds on Nicola Atwool’s popular series of seminars on trauma-informed practice.

 

Event Date 28-09-2018 9:00 am
Event End Date 28-09-2018 3:30 pm
Cut off date 25-09-2018 5:00 pm
Capacity: 50
Individual Price $100/ $120