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Disability Support Workers Conference

"After attending the Disability Support Workers conference last year, I left with a better understanding of the NDIS and how we can work with our clients to open up their possibilities." - Petra Tawdrous, DSW 2016 attendee
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Disability Support Workers Conference proudly supported by Maurice Blackburn Lawyers.  

CPL and Multicap are hosting the third annual Disability Support Workers Conference.

The 2017 conference is going to be bigger and better than ever with more speakers, more workshops and more training for you​!

Specifically designed for disability support workers, get the practical information you need to ​grow your career. Purchase your tickets today!


Get your tickets now!



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The 2017 Disability Support Workers conference program has been ANNOUNCED! 

You're going to love our program which will have you clicking "get your tickets now!" - check it out here!



This year we have more speakersmore workshops and more learning opportunities.

The conference will feature Keynote Speakers:

    Ann Greer - Community Connections Inc
    Amy Williamson - Life Without Barriers
    Dr Verity Bottroff (PhD) - Adjunct Associate Professor Flinders University, Adelaide
    co-presenting with
    John Grantley (MEd) - Foundation Director, The Up the Hill Project, Flinders University
    James Bannister - National Disability Service (NDS)

Concurrent Speakers:

    Beth Lohmann - Easterseals (USA)
    Nick Lennox - QLD Centre for Intellectual & Developmental Disability (QCIDD)
    Sally Maizey - Australis College
     Lynn Walker -  Easterseals (USA)
    Samantha McGowan - Department of Communities, Child Safety & Disability Services
    Mark Wakefield - ​Queensland State Government
    Kim McNally co-presenting with Michelle McLennan, Centre of Excellence for Clinical Innovation & Behaviour Support


Dates: Tuesday 21 - Wednesday 22 February 2017

Location: Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre (Merivale Street and Glenelg Street, South Brisbane)

Ticket price: $200- spots are limited! Purchase your ticket now! 


CPL Support Worker Petra Tawdrous tells us what she took away from last year’s conference! 


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Debbie Grant, support workere of the things that drew me to the conference was the sessions about the NDIS. But I came out learning so much more!

It was a great two days - your motivation will be given a kick! You can go back to work and be a better carer for your clients." - Debbie Grant, Mobile Carer

Don't miss this opportunity to learn how you can support your client's to live the life they choose with passion! Spots are limited! Purchase your ticket today!  



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Want to find out more? Please call 1​800 275 753 or fill in your details below to find out more information.  





The Disability Support Workers Conference is proudly supported by Maurice Blackburn Lawyers.

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