Our services - Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services (Queensland Government)

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Our services

This class of information in our publication scheme provides information about the services we offer including advice and guidance, booklets and leaflets, transactions and media releases.

Published informationSummary


Information about services for parents considering adoption for their children, children requiring adoptive placements, people seeking to adopt children and people seeking information or to lodge a contact statement in relation to a past adoption.


Includes information about support for carers, LGBTI Queenslanders and Forgotten Australians, as well as concessions, Queensland Companion Card and Carer Discount Business Card, community recovery, suicide prevention, volatile substance misuse and strengthening NGOs.

Community recovery

Building disaster readiness and resilience, and effectively supporting community recovery.

Disability services

Information about support and services for people with a disability and their families.

Foster care

Information about foster care and kinship care - forms of family-based care for children and young people who cannot stay at home because they have been harmed, or are at risk of harm.

Media statements

The Minister for Disability Services, Minister for Seniors and Minister Assisting the Premier on North Queensland;  the Minister for Communities, Women and Youth, Minister for Child Safety and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence; and the Minister for Employment and Industrial Relations, Minister for Racing and Minister for Multicultural Affairs.

Multicultural affairs

Multicultural Affairs Queensland leads the Queensland Government’s multicultural policy agenda shaping a multicultural future for all, where there is a strong sense of belonging and welcome for people of all cultural backgrounds and faiths.

Protecting children

Information about child abuse and how to prevent or report it, ongoing intervention services and general child protection issues.


Information about services, programs, events and initiatives supporting older Queenslanders.

Violence prevention

Information about domestic and family violence and elder abuse.


Information for volunteers, volunteer managers and those interested in volunteering, including how to find the right volunteering opportunity for you.


Support and services for Queensland women and information about promoting the rights of women in Queensland.


Support, services and initiatives for young people in Queensland.

Is your feedback

Please submit your comments on the department's Compliments and Complaints section.

Please submit your comments on the Queensland Government website Contacts form.