Miranda Bain
Everyone has a role to play to keep kids safe. Great work is being done across the sector and to highlight this, the Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services is producing a series of short videos on child protection and family support initiatives for you to share on social...
Emergency financial resources, placements and housing, and family, friends and social connections are the three main areas of support sought by young people exiting care, a recently completed examination of data collected from across the Next Step After Care services revealed. The statewide data...
Organisations are encourage to apply for grants to deliver activities and events across the state’s urban, rural, regional and remote communities during Queensland Women’s Week to be held in March 2017. The Queensland Government is working with YWCA Queensland to deliver grants for events and...
How do we attract, retain and recruit the right people in the child and family support sector? It's a workforce challenge identified by 75 per cent of organisations that responded to the Your Workforce, Your Future survey developed by the Queensland Family and Child Commission (QFCC) and the Health...
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Family Matters has released its report into the state of child protection in Australia for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children. The report highlights that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children are almost 10 times more likely to be removed from their families than non-Indigenous...
New food club serves up first meals for Townsville seniors Queensland’s newest volunteer meal-sharing program has served up its first official meal to seniors in Townsville today, stepping up the fight against social isolation and strengthening community connections. Seniors Minister Coralee O’...
Infoxchange, creator of the Ask Izzy app made this great announcement today... Mobile phone credit is no longer standing in the way of people who are homeless with a Telstra phone trying to find help. Australia’s largest telecommunications company is now providing free access to Ask Izzy , the...
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families in South Burnett, Moreton Bay, Mackay and Roma will be the first to benefit from the new Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Family Wellbeing services, with successful providers announced this month. The new integrated service will provide culturally...
OFFICE FOR WOMEN AND DOMESTIC VIOLENCE REFORM NEWSLETTER November 2016 Welcome to the second quarterly newsletter of the Office for Women and Domestic Violence Reform (OFWDVR), providing information on OFWDVR’s key pieces of work. Queensland Violence against Women Prevention Plan The Queensland...
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The Australia-ASEAN Emerging Leaders Program (A2ELP) brings together social entrepreneurs from South-East Asia andAustralia to incubate new projects and professional connections across the region. The focus of the program this year will be in the social impact space and is looking for applicants...

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