Events

Women in Focus 2022

Women in Focus 2022

From: 12:00pm Fri 30 Sep 2022
Until: 03:00pm Fri 30 Sep 2022
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 way.

Past Events

Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Week 2022

Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Week 2022

From: 12:00am Sat 03 Sep 2022
Until: 12:00pm Fri 09 Sep 2022

Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Week (SCIAW) is a national campaign highlighting spinal cord injury in the community. SCIAW is relevant not only to people living with spinal cord injuries, their families and friends; but the broader community, venues and businesses. We are proud to be hosting activities during the week.

Christmas Party 2021

Christmas Party 2021

From: 02:00pm Sun 28 Nov 2021
Until: 05:00pm Sun 28 Nov 2021

On Sunday 28 November, we celebrated the year with our wonderful clients and members at the annual PQSA/HomeCare+ Christmas Party.

Annual General Meeting

Annual General Meeting

05:30pm Tue 16 Nov 2021
The 57th ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING will be held at the Norwood Football Club, Coopers Stadium, 4 Woods Street, Norwood SA 5067 at 5.30pm (for 6:00pm start) on Tuesday 16 November 2021. Please RSVP your attendance to Reception by Tuesday 9 November 2021 on (08) 8355 3500 or by email reception@pqsa.asn.au
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.

Women in Focus 2021

Women in Focus 2021

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.