Our bi-annual conference aims to provide our workforce with knowledge, insight & new tools to promote best practice and better outcomes for our clients by; delivering thought-provoking messages that challenge and extend their thinking, fostering the development of new skills, encouraging peer support, and all while injecting enthusiasm & inspiration. The conference format includes plenary sessions for guest speakers, panel discussion, active learning workshops and a volunteer awards ceremony.

2018 CONFERENCE:The Poverty Problem; whose fault is it anyway?

Is poverty in Australia a reflection of society, or the individual? This Anti-Poverty Week conference will explore the poverty problem and how we can, as individuals and a collective bring about real change.

9.30am - 4.30pm, October 17th & 18th 2018

Melbourne, Victoria

Take a look back at our 2016 conference


Expressions of interest

Agencies are invited to put in an expression of interest if they would like to present at the conference about a program, service model or research relating to the areas of employment, education, health and housing and their relationship to poverty. Please complete the expression of interest form below and return to CISVic by Friday 22nd June.

Expression of interest form