Events

International Day of People with Disability

International Day of People with Disability

From: 11:00am Fri 03 Dec 2021
Until: 02:00pm Fri 03 Dec 2021
Victoria Square

On Friday 6 December in Victoria Square, Lifetime Support, Brain Injury and PQSA will present a free public event to raise awareness and celebrate people living with disability and their achievements.

Women in Focus 2021 (previously Adelaide's Original Leading Ladies Luncheon)

Women in Focus 2021 (previously Adelaide's Original Leading Ladies Luncheon)

From: 12:00pm Fri 22 Oct 2021
Until: 03:00pm Fri 22 Oct 2021
Highway Hotel

The PQSA Women in Focus event features one of South Australia's most prominent women in conversation with Adelaide television identity Lisa McAskill, discussing their passions, the road to success, and some of the obstacles they have overcome along the journey.

Past Events

Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Week

Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Week

From: 12:00am Sat 04 Sep 2021
Until: 12:00am Fri 10 Sep 2021
PQSA is thrilled to announce our plans for Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Week. These are the events that we look forward to holding each day of the week from 4-10 September 2021 and we want to see you there! Keep an eye on your inbox as invitations go out...
Parenting with a Spinal Cord Injury

Parenting with a Spinal Cord Injury

From: 10:30am Sat 01 May 2021
Until: 12:30pm Sat 01 May 2021
We launched our Planning to be a Mum with a Spinal Cord Injury and Life as a Mum with a Spinal Cord Injury videos at a Mother's Day High Tea on Saturday 1st May 2021. The videos, featuring our clients Yvette and Elise tell their personal stories of the ups and downs of being pregnant and having children with a spinal cord injury.
Mother's Day High Tea

Mother's Day High Tea

From: 10:30am Sat 01 May 2021
Until: 12:30pm Sat 01 May 2021

Yvette Eglington and Elise Kennedy are two women who became mothers after they sustained a spinal cord injury (SCI). They met each other through an introduction from Vicky Machen, PQSA's Peer Support Advocate, and have become close friends. Yvette and Elise have a special connection, as they are able to share stories and advice about motherhood with SCI.

'Women's Business' - Menopause and Spinal Cord Injury Workshop

'Women's Business' - Menopause and Spinal Cord Injury Workshop

From: 11:00am Sat 20 Mar 2021
Until: 02:00pm Sat 20 Mar 2021

On Saturday 20 March, we ran our first 'Women's Business' workshop, focusing on menopause and spinal cord injury. Thirty guests joined us to hear from Dr. Melissa Slattery, Dr. Ashani Couchman, Dr. Ruth Marshall and Rachel Favilla. They shared their knowledge on the 'ins and outs' of menopause and its impact on women's bodies with spinal cord injury.

Education Night - POSTPONED

Education Night - POSTPONED

PLEASE NOTE - this education session has been postponed.

More information to follow when a date has been set. Apologies for any inconvenience and we look forward to seeing you at this education session later in the year.