Community Sector Development

TasCOSS’s Community Sector Development work focusses on collaboration on continuous improvement of systems, services and skill development across the community services industry workforce. We are particularly focussed on keeping our clients at the centre of all we do. Find out more about what happened in this area during 2019/20.

COVID-19 Response & Recovery

Nic McBride

In early March 2020, as it became clear the COVID-19 pandemic was going to have extreme effects across Tasmanian communities, the state’s community services organisation moved into action, enacting crisis and pandemic plans, identifying gaps in services and emerging needs. Find out more about what happened in this area during..Read More …

A Quality, Learning Organisation

Nic McBride

TasCOSS welcomed 2019/20 with the presentation of its Employer of Choice Award, an achievement of one the key strategic actions for the organisation as set out in the TasCOSS Strategic Plan 2016-2021. Find out more about what happened in this area during 2019/20.  


Nic McBride

TasCOSS works to prepare and shape policy that makes a real, lasting difference and values and respects the diversity of Tasmanians. During the 2019/20 Financial Year, TasCOSS worked to prioritise and innovate in the area of collection and incorporation of lived experience and the voices of Tasmanians within the bulk..Read More …

Challenge & Change

Nic McBride

TasCOSS’s communications and advocacy programs work to hold governments to account and lead public debate. Human Rights sit at the basis of all TasCOSS activity and the organisation models respectful, compassionate and constructive discussion as it challenges systems, behaviours and attitudes. Find out more about what happened in this area..Read More …