Community Groups Information and Training Workshop Advocacy Skills

Posted on 23 August 2017

Type: Public Notice

 

Advocacy Skills for Community Groups

This session will help community group representatives understand how effective advocacy can be powerful and provide foundations for bringing issues to a range of audiences to stimulate discussion and change.
Topics to be covered include:
• What is advocacy and why is it worth it?
• The basic skills of an effective advocate
• Understanding the political and social framework of your community
• How groups can effectively represent their community Tools and resources for developing an advocacy plan
• Importance of effective communication

When: Wednesday 6 September
Where: Traralgon Golf Club, Princes Highway, Traralgon
Time: 5.30pm (for a 6pm start) to 9pm

The workshop will be delivered by Jenny Holliday, Director and Senior Facilitator from Non Profit Training. Light meal and refreshments served on arrival. Places are limited.
RSVP by Wednesday 30 August at https://lcgroupworkshop.eventbrite.com.au
For more information, phone Abby Clavarino, Community Development Officer, on 5128 5658.