Strengthening Your Team Through Diversity - Mini Conference

Event date: 
2 December 2011
Corner Flinders & Swanston Streets, BMW Edge, Federation Square,
3000 Melbourne, , VIC

Following the success of last year's event, Disability Sport and Recreation is proud to host the 2011.

Strengthening your team through Diversity Mini-Conference as part of International Day of People with Disability celebrations.

Focusing on diversity and participation to achieve better health outcomes for people with disability, the Strengthening your team through diversity.

Mini-Conference aims to:

• examine person-centred approaches to participation and diversity;

• showcase innovation in delivering inclusive and accessible grassroots, community-based sport and recreation programs for all;

• present research findings relevant to health, disability, diversity, sport and recreation;

• present case studies, best practice and research on barriers and enablers to active participation and social connectedness; and

• discuss ideas for sector collaboration to achieve better health outcomes for people with disability through sport and recreation with a focus on diverse population groups.