Bringing our youngest and oldest citizens together

An Intergenerational Care program is a planned intentional interaction between different age groups (infant to elderly), in a variety of settings and at a level that provides close communication, shares feelings and ideas and cooperative activity in a meaningful way (Peackock and Talley, Intergenerational Contact:  A Way to Counteract Ageism 1984). One of our recent …

Queenslanders urged to apply for funding to help job-seekers

Media Statements Attorney-General and Minister for Justice and Minister for Training and Skills The Honourable Yvette D’Ath Wednesday, February 22, 2017   Queenslanders urged to apply for funding to help job-seekers The Palaszczuk Government is calling on community organisations to apply for the next round of funding that will help job-seekers get the training they …

The search is on for the best and brightest in training

Image: Naomi Freese, 2016 School-based Trainee of the Year finalist.   The search is on for the best and brightest in training Nominations are now open for the 2017 Queensland Training Awards  — celebrating everyday Queenslanders who have achieved success, best practice and innovation through vocational education and training. Celebrating its 56th year, the prestigious …