About the Conference

The 2022 call for abstracts is now closed.

The Australian Disability Service Conference (ADSC) and offers a unique peer to peer content delivery format and shared learnings in a highly practical format. It is a conference for the workforce by the workforce, delivering innovative content in a collaborative setting, across multiple providers. This event connects the sector, helps support and initiate change and ultimately transforms the landscape of disability services in Australia.

Join us for the event, at the Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre on November 9th 2022.

This year the conference, sponsored by Tender Loving Cuisine and hosted by One Community, will be focused around three themes:

Collaboration – Providers Partnering for Improved NDIS Participant Outcomes

Showcasing creativity and success in collaboration and partnerships involving multiple service providers whilst ensuring participant choice & control is at the centre of decision making. Why collaboration is not only good for the participant outcomes, but also for business.

Creative Service Design & Delivery - Breaking the Mould on Traditional Service

Thinking outside the box and breaking tradition with creative, person-centred service design and delivery. How planning & strategy as well as embracing technology has led to business innovation.

People & Culture - Creating a Workforce of the Future

Showcasing innovative ways to attract & retain a workforce; shaping high performing and productive teams; contemporary leadership styles; developing a culture of diversity & inclusion; investing in positive workplace culture. How to support teams through transition to a digital future of reporting, record keeping and compliance.