Regional Networks

Overview

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TitleTimeDescription
Grampians Alliance Meeting3 X YearTo provide a forum for all CHSP and HACC PYP funded organisations to network, collaborate, provide mutual support, problem solve and work flexibly in partnership arrangements, to support client access and delivery to services
HACC PYP/ CHSP Best Practice Day

Organised and Coordinated by SDT

2019 TO BE CONFIRMED.A two day forum that taps into the experience and insights of government and funded organisations across the Grampians Region.
LGA Service Provision Community of Practice

Organised and Coordinated by SDT

Held in Ararat

3 X YearTo provide a forum for all CHSP and HACC PYP funded LGA’s to network, collaborate, provide mutual support, problem solve and work flexibly in partnership arrangements to support client access and delivery to services.
Grampians Aged Care Network Meeting

Organised and Coordinated by ACAS.

Held in Ballarat

4 X yearDissemination of information on the Aged Care Health reform: To provide a platform for working collaboratively, the communication of information and a focus on consumer outcomes between providers in the Grampians region who are involved in community based aged care services. The principal functions are to: inform, seek ideas, seek clarification, resolve problems and discuss proposals/ways of working.
Social Support Forum

Organised and Coordinated by SDT

AnnualThis forum was established for social support staff and provides an opportunity for sharing information and innovation and education.
District Nursing Forum

Organised and Coordinated by SDT

Annual - Planned for late 2019.This forum was established for community nursing and promoted an open approach to sharing information and innovation.
Allied Health Conference (BWS and Grampians Region)

Organised and Coordinated by DHHS

Every two years – last held May 2018.Provides opportunities to showcase, collaborate, network, share ideas, and support.
Wellness & Reablement and Diversity Planning Workshops

Organised and Coordinated by SDT

Annual - August 2019.Supporting funded organisations to complete annual Wellness and Reablement and Diversity Plans.
Central Highlands PCP Service Coordination Network

Organised and Coordinated by Central Highlands PCP (Agency Liaison Service Integration Position)

MonthlyMeeting for providers to network and collaborate, in order to improve service coordination, consistency and continuity of care.
Central Highlands Social Support Community of Practice

Organised and Coordinated by SDT

MonthlyBrings the CHSP Social Support Group and the HACC PYP Social Support funded organisations together on a monthly basis to:

  • explore what is common in their approach to service provision.
  • explore what needs to occur to improve group services.
  • plan and facilitate a group focused Wellness and Reablement staff and volunteer workshop.
  • explore the introduction of a Wellness and Reablement newsletter and expand to take on a regional inter group focus for information sharing.

Grampians Pyrenees Person Centred Systems Working Group

Organised and Coordinated by Grampians Pyrenees PCP

6 X year (Feb, Apr, Jun, Aug, Oct, Dec)This meeting commenced around 2012 for Living at Home Assessment services.
Grampians Pyrenees Social Support Community of Practice

Organised and Coordinated by SDT

QuarterlyBrings the CHSP Social Support Group and the HACC PYP PAG funded organisations together on a quarterly basis to:
  • explore what is common in their approach to service provision.
  • explore what needs to occur to improve group services.
  • plan and facilitate a group focused Wellness and Reablement staff and volunteer workshop.
  • explore the introduction of a Wellness and Reablement newsletter and expand to take on a regionals inter group focus for information sharing.

Wimmera / Grampians Pyrenees Community Nursing Community of Practice

Organised and Coordinated by SDT

QuarterlyTo provide a forum for networking, sharing of information, discussion of issues, and development in common areas of work that relate to community nursing.
Wimmera Partnership Meetings

Organised and Coordinated by Wimmera PCP

12x Year (Monthly)Invitation extended to all agencies in the four LGAs that make up the Wimmera, who have HACC PYP and/or CHSP funding or receive these funded services. Organisational representation is up to each provider to decide however, it is suggested the attendee/s be in a key role to understand the broad HACC PYP/ CHSP picture, be responsible to develop and implement organisational HACC PYP/CHSP action plans, and be in a role to instigate change and promote partnerships with other agencies.
Wimmera Social Support Community of Practice

Organised and Coordinated by SDT

QuarterlyBrings CHSP Social Support Group and the HACC-PYP PAG funded organisations together on a quarterly basis to:
  • explore what is common in their approach to service provision.
  • explore what needs to occur to improve group services.
  • plan and facilitate a group focused Wellness and Reablement staff and volunteer workshop.
  • explore the introduction of a Wellness and Reablement newsletter and expand to take on a regionals inter group focus for information sharing.

Wimmera Best Practice and Innovation Forum

Organised and Coordinated by Wimmera PCP member agencies

Annual (March)Showcasing regional innovative health projects.