Fri. 14 July 2023
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
This session will be held online, and a link will be sent out to you before the workshop commences.
Diversity & Inclusive Workshop series - Workshop 4: Engaging volunteers with disability
Workshop 4: Engaging volunteers with disability
Prerequisite for participating in this session is to complete the online microlearning session: Becoming an Inclusive Volunteer Involving Organisation (VIO) - the link will be sent to you separate to registration.
In this two-hour session facilitated by Eleanor Ingram, we will cover:
• learn what the social model of disability and citizenhood is
• understand what is ableism?
• build awareness of inclusive language and attitudes
• workplace adjustments
• how to use a strengths-based approach
• develop accessible recruitment and induction strategies
Suitability: For all Volunteer Involving Organisations and their employees.
Up to 0.5 CPD point is awarded for attending this session.To learn more about Continuous Professional Development with Volunteering WA and how to register click on the CPD link.
This online learning is offered free to Western Australian volunteer involving organisations thanks to funding from the Australian Government Department of Social Services.