Community housing is social housing managed by community organisations and local governments. These organisations are funded by the Queensland Government to deliver a range of different programs and services. Click on this link to find out more about community housing.
Centrelink Confirmation eServices and Queensland Government websites.
The department is working on a project to set the strategic direction for social housing in Queensland. This project is set in the context of the reform agenda established by the National Affordable Housing Agreement 2009-2014.
The Department of Communities (Housing and Homelessness Services), through its homelessness programs business area, funds community organisations to provide accommodation and support services for homeless people and those at risk of becoming homelessness.
The Department of Communities (Housing and Homelessness Services) Indigenous Housing and Homelessness Programs aims to remove homelessness and overcrowding in remote Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities.
The Community Renewal Program concluded on 30 June 2009, with the finalisation of most projects occurring during 2009 – 10.