SHOUT Events

SHOUT – Board meeting

Tuesday 10th October 2017


Date to Be Advised – November 2017

Who is SHOUT?

SHOUT operates as an umbrella organisation for member and affiliate self help groups providing:

  • A point of contact for clients and member/affiliate organisations
  • A referral point for the public
  • An information resource centre

SHOUT was first funded in 1981 during the International Year of the Disabled when a need was identified to support the ever increasing number of self help and support groups in the ACT.

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Do you have a chronic condition?

The ACT Chronic Conditions Strategy 2013 – 18 sets a direction for the care and support of those living with chronic conditions in the ACT over the next 5 years.

Chronic Conditions Strategy 2013 – 2018

ACT Down Syndrome – Step Up

Step Up Flyer

Chronic Conditions Seminar Series (CCSS) – Schedule

2017 CCSS Poster (Aug – Nov)


The course for six consecutive weeks, 2.5 hours per week.

The course includes topics such as symptom management, including pain, fatigue, anxiety, depression, shortness of breath & dealing with negative emotions. Other sessions include communicating with health providers, physical activity, healthy eating, action planning, problem solving and peer support.

Course Schedule October-November 2017

Gungahlin Community Health Centre Time 10am to 1230pm

Tuesday 17.10.17

Tuesday 24.10.17

Tuesday 31.10.17

Tuesday 7.11.17

Tuesday 14.11.17

Tuesday 21.11.17

Phillip Health Centre Time 10am to 1230pm

Thursday 19.10.17

Thursday 26.10.17

Thursday 2.11.17

Thursday 9.11.17

Thursday 16.11.17

Thursday 23.11.17


To register for this FREE course please contact Community Health Intake on 62079977 8am to 5pm Monday to Friday, 8am to 330pm Wednesdays (excluding public holidays).