Make your grandparent’s day by letting them know how much you care. Say thanks on Grandparents Day, Sunday 26 October 2014.
Each year, more than 400 young people leave care to live independently — a daunting challenge for those without family support. The aim of Transition to Independence Month is to raise awareness that young people need support and guidance as they transition to independence.
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?
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.
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.
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.
Grants of up to $3000 are now available for organisations to run community activities in May 2015 to raise awareness of, and help prevent, domestic and family violence. Applications close on Tuesday, 25 November 2014. More information.
Read how the Queensland Government plans to reduce the state’s $80 billion debt and free up funds to promote growth and jobs, and relieve the cost of living pressure for households. More information.
Organisations are invited to submit quotes through an open tender process to deliver a youth support service for vulnerable young people in Maryborough–Hervey Bay. Applications close Monday 17 November 2014. More information.