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  • Carers

    Information for carers.

  • Community Recovery

    Provides human and social recovery assistance to disaster affected individuals and communities, through Personal Hardship Assistance Grants and long term recovery programs.

  • Queensland LGBTI roundtable

    Applications for the Queensland LGBTI Roundtable have closed.

  • Queensland Social Cohesion Implementation Committee

    Read about the Queensland Social Cohesion Implementation Committee; its role, terms of reference, committee members and small grants program.

  • Queensland Government concessions

    Queensland Government concessions are available to eligible holders of a concession card such as seniors, people with a disability, carers, veterans, sole parents, widows and students.

  • Queensland Financial Inclusion Plan

    The Financial Inclusion Plan is an important component of the Queensland Government's broad and multifaceted response to financial exclusion and financial hardship to secure a stronger economic future for Queensland and Queenslanders.

  • Thrving Queensland Communities grants - Round one 2018

    The Thriving Queensland Communities Grants program is awarding 73 neighbourhood centres across Queensland more than $600,000 to help them continue to be vital places where people come together, and where people go when they need support.

  • Thriving Queensland Communities grants - Round two 2019

    Neighbourhood and community centres across Queensland are encouraged to apply for a share of $800,000 under the latest round of the Thriving Queensland Communities Grants program.

  • Neighbourhood centres

    Read about Community Connect—a trial placing workers in high need communities to facilitate support and referrals for individuals and families to specialist services.

  • Volunteering

    Information about volunteering in Queensland, including volunteering opportunities, what to do if you need volunteers, legal information for volunteers in Queensland, and research resources.