Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services

Disability and Community Care

Elderly Parent Carer Innovation Trial—successful projects announced

Three organisations have received funding of more than $2.4 million to build up to 22 sustainable places for adults with a disability who are being cared for by their elderly parent.

  • 'My child has' information guides

    A new series of information resources for Queensland families of children with disability is now available. These resources provide practical information about the services and supports available and how parents can support their child’s development.

  • Positive Behaviour Support: legislation, information and resources

    The new positive behaviour support and restrictive practices reporting requirements began on 1 July 2014.

  • Queensland Disability Plan 2014-19

    The Queensland Disability Plan aims to ensure a successful transition to the National Disability Insurance Scheme and ensure mainstream services and communities are accessible and inclusive for Queenslanders with disability, their families and carers.

  • Your Life Your Choice self-directed support initiative

    A new initiative has been launched to enable people with a disability and their family to have a level of choice and control over their disability supports and services.