CBR Fair Day 2017 Map and Line Up

Find your way around CBR Fair Day 

In addition to the map and program below, you can find information, timing and locations for each workshop and performance at CBR Fair Day via our Facebook page. Click here to see the full list of events! Throughout Gorman Arts Centre you'll find maps with this information, along with a QR Code. Use the QR Code Scanner available on Facebook (via the Facebook App or Browser version) to scan the QR code and get back to this page easily. This way, you'll be able to keep all of your favourite workshops and performances book marked and make the very most of your CBR Fair Day!

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CBR Fair Day 2017

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Applications are now open for CBR Fair Day 2017 at Gorman Arts Centre

Performers, stallholders and sponsors are the back bone of this wonderful annual event, and we encourage you to take a look at the information packs below and decide how you or your organisation can get involved! In 2016 we saw 40+ stallholders, 7 amazing performers and more than 10 organisations sponsoring and lending support to bring CBR Fair Day to life. This year we are going bigger, louder and brighter and we want to bring you along for the ride! 

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Change is never easy, but change is here to stay

Many people say they are going to do things and then never do them. I am guilty of this as much as the next CEO. However, as we approach the end of another financial year and an ever changing political environmentt with uncertain funding we have many things to achieve and the Council is well-placed to achieve them.

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LGBTIQ Aged Care Training Free Workshop

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The AIDS Action Council in conjunction with COTA and the LGBTIQ Ministerial Advisory Committee are holding a workshop for people interested in the aged care sector and in gaining a better understanding of the needs of the older lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) community members. The workshop covers a historical perspective and explains the current legal and human rights situation for the LGBTIQ community.

This workshop will be relevant for anyone interested in aged care, implementation of the National Initiatives and how inclusive practice and a Person Directed Care framework can benefit everyone.

These free informative and interactive workshop will to promote a better understanding of the needs of ageing LGBTIQ people and how to meet them.

This workshop can assist services meet the priorities for the National Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex (LGBTI) Ageing and Aged Care Strategy.

In the ACT, these National workshops are delivered as a partnership between lead agency The AIDS Action Council, COTA, Northside Community Service & the LGBTIQ Ministerial Advisory Council.

Dates:

2nd of May at COTA Hughes Community Centre 9.30 to 12.45
3rd of May at Northside Community Service 9.30 to 12.45
10th of May at Northside Community Service 9.30 to 12.45

Morning Tea provided. Everyone is welcome. If you’re interested in coming along, please RSVP to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (or call 6257 2855).

Funded by the Australian Government Department of Social Services through the National LGBTI Health Alliance: A National Initiative for the Aged Care Sector.

LGBTIQ Community Consortium Report

The Canberra LGBTIQ Community Consortium (the Consortium) is pleased to present you with a report of the findings from a series of complex consultations undertaken by the Consortium over the last few months.

The Consortium is a partnership of four agencies brought together by the common goal of ensuring health, wellbeing, access, social inclusion and equity for Canberra’s lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex and queer (LGBTIQ) communities.

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