Targeted disaster relief has been activated in the local government areas of Rockhampton, Livingstone and Banana for residents who have been directly affected by TC Marcia.
People affected by Severe Tropical Cyclone Marcia can now phone our Community Recovery Hotline on 1800 173 349 for information.
Access to vital information about Queensland disasters and emergencies is now available through the Self Recovery App.
Daisy, a free mobile app connecting women to specialist domestic and family violence and sexual assault services in their local area, has been launched by Australian of the Year, Rosie Batty.
The Special Taskforce on Domestic and Family Violence has delivered its report ‘Not now, Not ever: Putting an End to Domestic and Family Violence’.
Recognise the extraordinary commitment, love and guidance that Queensland foster and kinship carers give to the young people in their care during Foster and Kinship Carer Week.
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.
The first seven Family and Child Connect services are ready to support vulnerable families by connecting them to the right services at the right time. Families will get the help they need to care for their children safely at home.
We have funded nine organisations to deliver Participant Readiness activities across the state to help people with disability get ready for the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). Find out more about activities in your area and how you can get involved.
Sortli is a free mobile app for young people to help them think about their life after leaving the care system and plan their transition to independence.
The Talking Families campaign encourages parents and families to talk about the pressures of parenting and seek help when they need it. The campaign is part of the Queensland Government’s Stronger Families reform program.
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.
If you know an individual or acclaimed institution that has made outstanding achievements in Queensland, nominate them today for a Queensland Greats Award. Nominations close 20 March.
Australia's National Research Organisation for Women's Safety (ANROWS) has announced the 2014–16 national research program to build knowledge in the field of domestic, family and sexual violence and find ways to reduce its prevalence and impact on the Australian community. More information.