Episode Seven - Wednesday 20 April 2020
How COVID-19 is impacting LGBTIQA+ people and ways we can build inclusive organisations - Wed 20 April, 11:00 - 11:45AM
Join us as we speak to Joe Ball, CEO of Switchboard Victoria and Jacquie Moon Co-Founder of Pride in Water about how COVID-19 is impacting LGBTIQA+ people, and ways we can build inclusive organisations for LQBTIQA+ employees, particularly during COVID-19 restrictions
Episode Six - Wednesday 13 May 2020
Ensuring equal access for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) communities during COVID-19 - Wed 13 May 11:00-11:45AM
Join us as we hear from Elizabeth Compton, CEO of LanguageLoop and Zuleika Arashiro, Advocacy Leader at the Ethnic Communities' Council of Victoria as they chat to Thriving Communities Partnership CEO Ciara Sterling about ensuring equal access for people within Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) communities during COVID-19.
Episode Five - Wenesday 6 May 2020
Making communications accessible during COVID-19 - Wed 6 May 11:00 - 11:45AM
Join Gabby Sundstrom, Head of Innovation at Thriving Communities Partnership, who will speak to Katie Lyon from Scope and Louise Hockey from Yarra Trams about how their organisations are delivering accessible communications, the benefits of 'Easy English' formats and some simple tips for organisations.
Episode Three - Wednesday 22 April 2020
Economic abuse and what organisations need to consider in their COVID-19 responses - Wed 22 April 2020, 11:00 - 11:45AM
Join Carolyn Bond from the Economic Abuse Reference Group as she talks to Dr Madeleine Ulbrick and Moo Baulch, Head of Customer Vulnerability at Commonwealth Bank to discuss findings from the latest research on economic abuse and what organisations need to consider in their COVID-19 responses, plus insights on the impact of economic abuse and COVID-19 from the front line and how organisations are responding.
Episode Four - Wednesday 29 April 2020
Emerging issues and a front-line perspective into Domestic and Family Violence - Wed 22 April, 11:00 11:45AM
Join Greg Wilkinson, Head of Services at No to Violence and Julie Kun, CEO of WIRE to discuss the emerging issues and a front-line perspective into Family and Domestic Violence during this pandemic. We will also discuss how these organisations are currently responding and what others should be considering as restrictions continue across the country.
Episode Two - Wednesday 15th April 2020
A conversation with Ian Liang from Foodbank Australia - Wed 15 April 2020, 11:00-11:45AM
Join Ian Laing, General Manager Strategic Partnerships at Foodbank Australia and Tracy Collier Strategy and Progtrams at Thriving Communities Partnership had a conversation about what Foodbank Australia is seeing on the frontline and how cross-sector collaboration can support organisations to respond to the current and future challenges presented by COVID-19.
Episode One - Wednesday 8th April 2020
On the couch with Ciara Sterling - Wed 8 April 2020, 11:00-11:45AM
Host Ciara Sterling - CEO of Thriving Communities Partnership discussed organisational responses and insights into COVID-19 including Q&A.