Community Safety Month

Community Safety Month
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In place of the annual Community Safety Expo, a range of activities have been organised for November.
Watch live demonstrations, receive information and tips about a variety of topics, and participate in online workshops.  Canterbury Bankstown Community Safety Expo emergency services In place of the annual Community Safety Expo, a range of activities have been organised for November. Community Safety and Crime Prevention; Community Safety; Safety
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CBCity Community Safety Month

In place of the annual Community Safety Expo, a range of activities have been organised for November.
Watch live demonstrations, receive information and tips about a variety of topics, and participate in online workshops. 
View a full list of planned activities and how to register blow:

​Activity​Date and time
Drug and alcohol awareness

This presentation will be delivered in Arabic

Details TBC

​2 November
11 - 12.30pm
Bookings:
  • Online - Coming soon

How to be a proactive bystander

In this webinar you will learn about what it means to be a proactive bystander and the positive impact this has on society. This includes:

  • What is ‘bystander intervention’?; and
  • How to interrupt harmful and abusive behaviour.

Following this session, you could also benefit from attending the 2nd bystander webinar on 24 Nov. See details below.  

​4 November

6 - 7pm

Bookings:

  • Online - Coming soon
Surf Life Saving -

Beach and Ocean Safety presentation 

Live demonstration about Beach and Ocean Safety

​5 November

1.30 - 2.30 pm

Bookings:

Surf Life Saving Academy -

CPR/AED demonstration

  • How to conduct cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) on adults and infants;
  • The impact of COVID-19 in performing CPR, including the use of pocket masks.

*Please note: this is not an accredited training session*

​5 November

11.30am -12pm

Bookings:

For Seniors – Connecting to others (E-safety Webinar)

It’s important to stay in touch with friends and family. Join this 1-hour webinar to learn how to stay connected and feel less isolated.
You will learn:
  • How to set up for video calling;
  • How to use Skype;
  • How to use WhatsApp; and
  • How to use FaceTime.

​5 November

10 - 11am

Bookings:

Tech, Teens and Time online (E-safety Webinar)

This webinar is suitable for parents and carers of young people aged 12-18 years old.
  • Ideas to start the chat about harmful content, relationships and online harassment
  • Strategies for addressing common digital parenting challenges
  • Online wellbeing strategies for teens
  • How to get help if things go wrong.

​6 November

12 - 1pm

Bookings

SWS Recovery College Healthy Relationships

This session will explore:
  • The foundational principles of a healthy relationship
  • What a healthy relationship looks like and how to nurture it
  • Strategies to build better and stronger relationships

​10 November

1 - 2.30pm

Bookings:

  • Online - coming soon

ACCC
Scam and Fraud Awareness

Join CBCity & the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) online to learn about the following;

  • Can you spot a scam?;
  • Shopping and Banking scams; and
  • How to protect yourself against scams.

We are sure you'll learn something new about protecting yourself from current and future scams!

​12 November

11am - 12pm

Bookings:

My house my rules (E-safety Webinar) Parents/carers and their children can participate together in this presentation, which provides advice about online safety topics, including:
  • Privacy and security online;
  • Common online issues; and
  • Where to find help and support.

​16 November

4 - 4.30pm

Bookings:

FREE Child Restraint Fittings 

All children must be safely fastened in the correct child car seat for their age and size.  To ensure your child's seat is safely fitted in your vehicle, join our FREE child seat fitting service as part of Road Safety Week.

​21 November

9.30 - 11am

Bookings are essential!

Drug and alcohol awareness

TBC

​23 November

1 - 2pm

Bookings

  • BLaKC - Coming soon

Bystander approach to preventing domestic and family violence

This webinar will explore:

  • What domestic and family violence is;
  • The link between gender inequality and gender-based violence; and
  • Tools and tips to promote positive and equal environments.

​24 November

6 - 7.30pm

Bookings:

  • Online - Coming soon 
​Mental health awareness

​26 November

TBC

Bookings:

  • Coming soon

​Contact​

For more information, contact Council’s Community Safety and Crime Prevention Officer on 9707 9471​.