Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services

You are here:

  1. Home
  2. Featured initiatives

Featured initiatives

  • Queensland Youth Strategy Ambassadors announced

    12 August 2014

    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 Strategic Plan 2014–18 is now available

    12 August 2014

    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.

  • Child Protection Week 2014

    1 August 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.

  • Seniors Week – it’s on for young and old

    24 July 2014

    Seniors Week is a great opportunity to recognise older people for their valuable contributions to our communities. Queenslanders are encouraged to support local events being held across the state to celebrate Seniors Week, from 16–24 August 2014.

  • Caring for our Community grants open

    21 July 2014

    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

    9 July 2014

    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.