Help us to develop a Violence Against Women Prevention Plan for Queensland that addresses the causes, forms and impacts of violence against women, including domestic violence and sexual violence. Have your say now by completing the survey.
October is Sexual Violence Awareness Month, an opportunity to raise community awareness about sexual violence and to promote support options for people affected by sexual assault and abuse.
The Queensland and Commonwealth Governments have agreed to an early launch of the NDIS in North Queensland.
The department is undertaking a public consultation for the review of the operation of the Adoption Act 2009. The review will ensure that adoption practice in Queensland is supported by a contemporary legislative framework.
Domestic and family violence takes many forms and can sometimes have fatal consequences. If you are concerned someone you know is being abused, don't let your concern become regret. Trust your instinct - call DV Connect on 1800 811 811.
Unpaid carers make an extraordinary contribution to our communities. Make a free pledge and show your support for carers and a carer-friendly Australia.
The department is undertaking a public consultation for the review of the Child Protection Act 1999. This review will ensure that Queensland has a contemporary legislative framework that underpins the new child and family support system.
The Daisy2 app now connects even more women with specialist domestic and family violence and sexual assault services in their local areas. It has new features to improve accessibility.
Learn new skills to raise happy, healthy children and help your family thrive. The Triple P Positive Parenting Program is now free for all Queensland parents and carers of children up to 16 years.
The Queensland Government is seeking feedback on a draft engagement strategy for implementing the Stronger Families reform program. Have your say on the draft strategy by 13 November.
The Queensland Government’s response to the Not Now, Not Ever: Putting an End to Domestic and Family Violence in Queensland report and the draft Domestic and Family Violence Prevention Strategy are now available. Have your say on the draft strategy.
This plan explains the important work being done by all Australian governments, community organisations and individuals to reduce violence against women and their children.
We have set 2 targets for women on boards, including 50% female representation on Queensland Government boards by 2020. Find out how to join.
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.
The department’s latest annual report outlines our structure, operations and performance for the financial year to 30 June 2015. The report also includes the financial statements. Find out more.
The department is committed to implementing the recommendations regarding managing information made by the Queensland Audit Office. Find out more.