SHOUT Events

SHOUT – Board meeting

Thursday 27th July

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

Chronic Conditions Seminar Series (CCSS) – Schedule

2017 CCSS Poster (Aug – Nov)


GETTING ON TOP OF PAIN –  A Seminar for people with chronic pain, all welcome!

A Special Event to Mark National Pain Week 2017

Belconnen Labor Club,  Friday 21 July 2017 10am to 3pm

Tickets $10  Book online now at www.trybooking/292462

Morning tea provided.  Buy your lunch at the Club.


KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Dr Romil Jain, Pain Medicine Specialist & Clinical Director, Canberra Hospital Pain Management Unit

“Chronic Pain: What You and Your Team Can Do”

Tom McHugh psychologist, Capital Pain and Rehabilitation Clinic,  “Chronic Pain: Depression and Anxiety”

Randolph Sparks, Clinical Psychologist and Lecturer, ANU “Getting Your Life Back”

Claudia Cresswell,Health promotions Officer, Health Care Consumers ACT “Getting Medicare to Work for You and Building a Great Partnership with your Healthcare Team”