Specialist Skills

Do you have specialist skills or contacts in any of the following areas? ABA welcomes any help you can offer.

If you have any other skill or experience that you would like to offer, we'd love to hear from you too.

Accountancy/auditing/bookkeeping

Group accounts must be audited once per year. If you have accountancy, auditing or basic bookkeeping skills and are interested in using them to do the group audit, please contact your group leader.

Contact your group leader also if you are interested in the position of Group Treasurer.

Business contacts

If you have contacts for businesses to approach for sponsorship, contact ABA Marketing.

If you have ideas for prizes for the ABA National Raffle, contact the Financial Resources Development Manager.

Editing/proofreading

Talk to your group leader if you would like to help with producing your group bulletin.

The Publications Portfolio includes the Proofreading and Approval Working Group, the Booklets Working Group, the Essence Team and the Talkabout Working Group, all of which seek members with editing and proofreading skills.

Education

The Educational Programs Working Group welcomes any member with a passion for education. The Booklets Working Group also requires members with knowledge of writing to a given reading level.

Event management

Events range from group fundraisers to ABA stalls at Expos and Branch Conferences, Health Professional Seminars and international conferences.

Contact your group leader or check Positions Vacant to find out about upcoming events.

Grant writing

If you have grant writing skills, then we need you. Contact your group leader if you would like to help.

Graphic design

Talk to your group leader if you would like to help with producing your group bulletin.

At a national level, the Design Working Group, the Booklets Working Group, the Visual Images Working Group and the Talkabout Working Group all seek members with design skills.

Information and Communication Technology

Talk to your group leader if you would like to help with your group website, Facebook page, yahoo group or any other means of electronic communication.

At the national level, the Electronic Communications Working Group, the E-Publishing Working Group and the Website Working Group require members with strong IT background.

Law

If you have a special interest in the law, then you may be interested in joining the Breastfeeding and the Legal System Working Group.

Marketing

If you have a background in Marketing then the Raffle Promotion Working Group and the Membership Strategy Working Group would love to hear from you.

If you have experience in e-marketing, the Electronic Communications Working Group and the E-Publishing Working Group would be particularly keen to hear from you.

Photography

Talk to your group leader if you would like to help with producing your group bulletin.

At a national level, the Visual Images Working Group and the Talkabout Working Group seek members with photography skills.

Public Relations

If you have skills and experience in public relations, then the Public Awareness Working Group would love to
hear from you.

If you have a particular interest in social media, then perhaps the Electronic Communications Working Group is for you.

Writing

Talk to your group leader if you would like to help with producing your group bulletin.

At a national level, the Publications Portfolio and the Booklets Working Group welcome members with writing skills. It particularly welcomes members with experience writing to a given reading level. The Talkabout Working Group also requires members with writing skills.