Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services

Disability and Community Care

Queensland Disability Conference 2014

Videos and information resources from the Queensland Disability Conference are now available to view and download.
  • Queensland Disability Awards winners announced

    The winners of the Queensland Disability Awards were announced on Wednesday 25 March 2014.

  • '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 restrictive practices reporting requirements as outlined in the Disability Services (Restrictive Practices) and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2013 are expected to commence mid-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.

  • New amendments to guide, hearing and assistance dogs legislation

    New amendments to the Guide, Hearing and Assistance Dogs Act 2009 will provide right of access to residential and holiday accommodation for a person with a disability who relies on a guide, hearing or assistance dog.

  • Queensland prepares for the NDIS

    Queensland is developing a plan for how we transition to the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). From 1 July 2016 eligible Queenslanders with a disability will start entering the scheme.