Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services

Community Services

Welcome to all 2014 YMCA Queensland Youth Parliamentarians

The 2014 YMCA Queensland Youth Parliament gets underway with an opening ceremony on Tuesday 30 September. More than 90 young Queenslanders from across the state will take the floor to debate issues affecting young people.

  • New investment in domestic and family violence services – request for offers

    Funding of up to $5,119, 920 commencing from 2014–15 is available for the delivery of innovative and flexible domestic and family violence services in multiple locations across Queensland. Applications close on Monday, 3 November 2014.

  • Queensland Youth Strategy Ambassadors announced

    Congratulations to the six inspiring young Queenslanders selected as ambassadors for the Queensland Youth Strategy. They have been chosen for their leadership and achievements in the strategy’s areas of connection and their great work in the community.

  • Elder abuse — make the call

    Common forms of elder abuse include emotional, financial and physical abuse, and neglect. If you are concerned someone you know is experiencing elder abuse, make the call to the Elder Abuse Helpline for confidential advice.

  • 2013–14 Business Discount Directory now available

    Pick up a copy of the latest Business Discount Directory for Seniors and Carers from a range of outlets across Queensland. Search online to find your nearest directory pick-up point.