Family, Youth & Children's Services

About the SIG

The group discusses issues, policy and legislation and shares examples of best practice. Topical issues are discussed and service improvement initiatives are shared. A professional development conference, arranged by the SIG in conjunction with LGPro, is held every two years. The SIG meets every eight weeks. New members are welcome.

Listening to ECIA on how they are working with the early childhood intervention sector to support their transition to the NDIS – June 2016

Who Should Attend

Managers, Coordinators and Officers in leadership roles working in the family, youth and children's services sector in Local Government. SIG meetings are for officers employed in Local Government only.

Convenor Details

Georga Simmons
Coordinator Childcare Services | Community Services
Moonee Valley City Council
Ph: 9243 8888 | GSimmons@mvcc.vic.gov.au

David Wright

Upcoming Meeting

Date: Friday 2 June 2017
Time: TBC
Location: LGPro, Level 3 / 58 Lorimer Street, Docklands

Date: Friday 8 September 2017
Time: TBC
Location: LGPro, Level 3 / 58 Lorimer Street, Docklands

Date: Friday 24 November 2017
Time: TBC
Location: LGPro, Level 3 / 58 Lorimer Street, Docklands



 

After three years in the SIG Convenor role, David will be stepping down as Convenor at the upcoming meeting on Friday 24 March. If you are interested in becoming the SIG Convenor of the Family, Youth & Children's Services SIG please contact Michelle Cox on michellec@lgpro.com

Family, Youth & Children's Services SIG Convenor, David Wright, Team Leader Children Services, Maroondah City Council

I became a SIG Convenor about two years ago and I have thoroughly enjoyed knowing that I am supporting others in my profession in coming together to support each other. My aspirations for this group are to provide relevant and stimulating meetings to benefit the group.


Invitations


Invitations to these meetings are sent to the network via Eventbrite. If you did not receive an invitation and wish to attend please email sig@lgpro.com

Contact

Should you have any queries, or would like to join the Family, Youth & Children's Services Special Interest Group (SIG):
Please contact the convenor(s) or, call LGPro on 9268 6400 | sig@lgpro.com

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