Talk Poverty for Anti-Poverty Week 2017

Published on 12 October 2017

Talk Poverty event at the Queanbeyan Library Tuesday 17 October

As part of Anti-Poverty Week 2017, Council presents the Talk Poverty event at Queanbeyan Library.

This event offers a chance to hear from people with lived experience and community advocates supporting people in need.

Guest speakers are:

  • Elaine Lollback from St Benedict’s Community Services
  • Vivienne Cox from the Department of Family & Community Services
  • Dave Burnet from OzHarvest
  • Tina Brown, Aboriginal Liaison Officer at QPRC
  • Zakia Patel from Axis Youth Centre with Jessica Miller and her real life youth experience
  • Gemma Bell from Your Place Housing Support Service
  • Amy Lanham from Anglicare and Melanie Turner from Anglicare Fair Food
  • George Nathan from Mission Australia

Event details 

Tuesday 17 October

9.45am – 2pm

Queanbeyan Library

6285 6255

Refreshments provided