Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services

Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services

We're asking Queenslanders to open doors...

We’re excited to announce a new Queensland Government campaign inviting all Queenslanders to think about opening doors to the exciting possibilities the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) will bring. Which door will the NDIS open for you? 

Celebrate Disability Action Week 2014

Queenslanders will come together through a range of events to celebrate this year's Disability Action Week, 14 to 20 September. From art exhibitions and afternoon teas to sports days and sensory sessions, there is something for everyone. Find out about events in your area or register an event.

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.

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.