Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services

Community Services

IWD 2015 logoInternational Women’s Day — 8 March 2015

Women and girls across Queensland are being encouraged to ‘Make it Happen’ this International Women’s Day. Connect to support, services and mentors, collaborate with other women to achieve your goals and attend local celebrations. 

  • Nominate now for 2015 YMCA Queensland Youth Parliament

    Young people aged 15 to 25 years are invited to apply for the 2015 YMCA Queensland Youth Parliament program. Participants represent their electorate, learn about parliamentary process and have their say on community issues.

  • Improvements to Seniors and Carers Business Discount Scheme

    We are revitalising the Business Discount Scheme for Seniors and Carers to provide a more contemporary, efficient and valuable service for cardholders and participating businesses.  

  • What’s your What-If Plan?

    Make sure you have an emergency plan in place for your family, and prepare your home to be storm and flood ready. Create your plan now.

  • Make the call

    Non-physical domestic violence can quickly turn into physical abuse with sometimes fatal consequences. If you feel concerned someone you know is being abused, don’t wait. Don’t let concern become regret. Make the call to DV Connect.

  • Telstra launches Safe Connections initiative

    Telstra is providing new smartphones and pre-paid credit to the Women’s Service Network for distribution to domestic and family violence services, as part of the newly launched Safe Connections initiative. Telstra has also released tips on using technology safely.