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MECOSS 2012 Programme

MECOSS has an updated new-look website!  Please take the time to browse our site, and familiarise yourself with our programme and services. We welcome any feedback on the site: www.mecoss.org.nz

MECOSS Programme 2012

The MECOSS Programme 2012 is now finalised and we have a vast array of topics and events lined up for the year. Please click this link to view a copy and print the programme: MECOSS Programme 2012. Book these dates in your diary now!

Funding Workshops

27 February

  • (Monday: 9.30 – 11.30 am)
  • Are you ready for funding?
  • Facilitator: Community Dev & Funding Advisor, The Dept. of Internal Affairs

27 April

  • (Friday: 9.30–10.30 am)
  • Council Funding
  • Presenter: Bernadette Pereira, Auckland Council

18 June

  • (Monday: 9.30–11.30 am)
  • COGS and Lottery Funding
  • Facilitator: Community Dev & Funding Advisor, The Dept. of Internal Affairs

24 September

  • (Monday: 9.30–11.30 am)
  • Funding Accountability
  • Facilitator: Community Dev & Funding Advisor, The Dept. of Internal Affairs

How do I register for one of the MECOSS Meetings?

It is simple! Just send an email headed „REGISTRATION‟ to admin@mecoss.org.nz with the name and date of which event you wish to attend. Registrations open in February 2012. When registering for a Capacity-Building Clinic you will receive confirmation of registration accompanied by an invoice. In the event you have registered and paid but find you are unable to attend, you are welcome to send another colleague in your place.

TANI Summer Newsletter for Asian Communities

The TANI Summer newsletter is out now and can be read on the TANI website.

Topics on the summer issue includes:

  • Reflection and celebration of TANI actitivies and networking
  • Asian Health Initiatives
  • Free medical advice and afforable health care after hours
  • Reo Ora-Health Voice online community
  • Don’t make things HOTTER this summer!
  • Building family harmoy information and its services
  • Lots of other articles including community and cultural events

TANI newsletter supports both Asian communities and service providers to connect and share information. To improve the health and wellbeing status of our communities, this newsletter includes the issues of physical & mental health, disability, safety, family violence prevention, health program/projects, and other community events.

You can read the newsletter on the TANI website at   www.asiannetwork.org.nz/12/newsletters  

Still under construction but we are getting there…

An ‘interesting’ day last weekend taking photographs of the sky. All will be revealed. Let’s just say our service director has confronted her fear of heights! Small heights. But small steps count right?

We have spent some time with a web consultant and our new look and feel is on its way.

Under Construction

Engage Aotearoa is being updated from the 1st of June.

Please come back soon.