Monday, 29 February 2016

Latest additions to events pages

These links provide information about events run by other organisations that might be of interest to people with Down syndrome, their families, carers and professionals who support them 
All current events listings 
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Studio A artist Peter Dudding
First solo exhibition, curated by Paul Williams,
2 - 24 March 2016 - First Draft Gallery, Wolloomooloo 

'Decisions, decisions ...'
Carers NSW - a free workshop on Supported Decision Making for young people with disability aged 14-18 years and their families and carers. Download flyer.
March - July 2016 - locations across NSW

Days Like These
Murmuration Dance Theatre - an interactive sharing where workshop members and guests are invited to observe the current work-in-progress by the company’s professional artists, followed by reflection, discussion and exploration of tasks with the artists. Bookings essential.
6:00 – 8:00pm Tuesday 8 March 2016 - Carlton (Sydney)

United Nations: 5th World Down Syndrome Day Conference 
“My Friends, My Community” - the benefits of inclusive environments for today's children and tomorrow's adults. The World Down Syndrome Day Conference is sponsored by the Permanent Missions to the United Nations of Australia, Brazil, India, Iran, Israel, Japan, Mongolia, Poland and Singapore, UNICEF, UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA) and International Disability Alliance.
21 March 2016 - New York

Transition To Retirement for Older People with a Disability
Western Sydney University: workshop presented by Prof. Roger Stancliffe, Uni of Syd and Dr. Nathan Wilson, Western Sydney Uni; will provide disability practitioners with detailed practical information about how to effectively support older people with long-term disability (such as intellectual disability) to join mainstream community groups or volunteering groups and participate long term.
Register online via iPay - Scroll down to the School of Nursing and Midwifery and select the Transition to Retirement Workshop.
Friday 8 April 2016 - WSU, Richmond


Registrations now open  - early bird discounts up to May.
15 – 19 August 2016 - Melbourne Convention Centre

NSW Council for Intellectual Disability 2016 Conference
14 - 15 September 2016 - Pyrmont 

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