Conference Breakout Speakers

There were a wide variety of quality speakers at the breakout sessions. Please see the presentations below.

Day 1 – Breakout Speaker Presentations

Challenging the service delivery paradigm

Leanne Taylor, Executive Leader Strategic Innovation and Development, Warrigal.

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Best practice principles for success

Ron de Jongh, CEO, Grand Pacific Health.

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Employing people who are former refugees or from diverse backgrounds

Jill Gillespie, Navitas English.

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Employing people with disability

Elicia Ford, National Disability Coordination Officer, TAFE NSW.

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Youth and Indigenous programs

Kate Senior, Associate Professor, University of Wollongong.

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Ending homelessness in your community

Felicity Reynolds, CEO, Mercy Foundation.

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#Ask Illawarra Shoalhaven

Vanessa Ford, Community Development Coordinator, FACS. Carley Pascoe, West Dapto Community Development Officer.

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Day 2 – Breakout Speaker Presentations

Take advantage of technology

Jacinta Cali, Co-Director, Internetrix

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The hidden workforce

Sue-Ellen Evans, Project Manager, Workforce Development, Response Employment and Training.

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Breaking the silence; the experience of violence for young women with an intellectual disability

Sally Stevenson (General Manager) and Kim Sattler (Program Manager), Illawarra Women’s Health Centre.

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Experience in evidence basing programs for families and children

Lisa O’Grady, Program Manager, Barnardo’s Communities for Children Shellharbour.

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