Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services

Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services

The Strategic Plan 2014–18 is now available

The Strategic Plan outlines how we aim to achieve our vision to be the most responsive and respected human services agency in the nation by enabling vulnerable Queenslanders to lead better lives, delivering better public value and reducing disadvantage.

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.

Child Protection Week 2014

Queensland will celebrate Child Protection Week from 7 to 13 September. Events being held across the state will raise awareness of child protection issues and acknowledge Queenslanders who make a significant contribution to preventing child harm and neglect.

Caring for our Community grants open

Community and volunteer groups can apply for one-off funding to purchase essential equipment to help them provide services to Queenslanders. Applications close on 26 September 2014.

Queensland welcomes NDIA as we get ready for NDIS

Queensland’s preparations for the NDIS have taken an important step forward with the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) confirming they will set up offices in Townsville and Brisbane in the next month.

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The Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services works to make our state great by strengthening connections between individuals, families and communities. We strive for improved wellbeing, safety and participation of Queenslanders by providing and investing in quality human services.

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