Over time we have developed a wide range of resources to help both our members and the community in their work and professional development.

Adult Community Education (ACE)

ACE is community-based learning that supports members of our community to prepare for work and study. The local programmes focus on fostering skills in listening, speaking, reading, numeracy, writing, and digital literacy.
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Community Gardens

Community gardens are great places to grow a sense of community and to build connections, as well as to grow yummy food! Many community and neighbourhood centres have an association with a community garden.
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Computer Literacy / Digital Literacy

CCSA works with the Good Things Foundation and the Wyatt Trust to bring computer literacy to communities. These are some of the free resources we use to teach a wide range of topics from learning to turn on your laptop to streaming a live video.
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Community Needs Analysis (CNA)

By assessing who is using your centre and who lives in your community, you can determine who the underrepresented groups are and how to engage them. These CNA resources will assist you to develop a local, response to community needs.
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CCSA has committed to bringing great minds together annually to tackle big issues through discussion, workshops and panels. We like to call them 'festivals' because they are a day of celebration! See our upcoming and previous agendas.
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Conversations Webinar Series

This online forum brings people to you with exemplary experiences and insights across a wide range of sectors. The theme of each conversation is informed by our members who are welcome to attend. Recordings of the webinars are available here for everyone.
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Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR)

Learn about how your Community Centre or Neighbourhood House can accept tax deductible donations ($20 or over) or apply for grants from philanthropic foundations/trusts and corporations requiring DGR tax status.
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Domestic Violence

CCSA has developed a referral booklet and infographic for Community Centres and Neighbourhood Houses to manage the need for domestic violence services within their communities.
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Join our closed Facebook group or sign up to our eNews to get updates on grants available as we discover them.
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Outcomes Development

CCSA is a leader in outcomes measurement in SA. We offer a range of training, facilitation and consultancy services that can be tailored to your needs.
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Placemaking is the act of reimagining everyday spaces into places where people love to gather and connect. Take a look at CCSA's evidence-based tips and tools and get inspired with the projects being undertaken by the sector.
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Quality Assurance

The Australian Service Excellence Standards are standards for the community services sector. These resources can help Community Centres and Neighbourhood Houses to prepare for assessment.
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Get in Touch

If you have a resource to share with the sector or questions about the resources already here, please contact us by calling 8371 4622 or click the button below to email us.