News

Queensland Council of Social Service does not support the introduction of the mandatory Cashless Debit Card announced by the Australian Government today.
The Partnering for the future: advancing Queensland’s community services industry 2017–25 and Action plan 2017–18 have been released.
Garry King has extensive experience in working with young people encountering the issues of self-harm and suicidal behaviour.
We are pleased to announce the winners of our conference scholarship competition.

Events

Switch On ... in your community | 31 Aug
In the dark about your electricity bills? Join us at one of these free public events to find out how you can save energy and money
QCOSS State Conference 2017 | Woolloongabba | 31 Oct
The QCOSS State Conference 2017 will be held on 31 October and 1 November at The Gabba in Brisbane. The theme of the conference is Dream it. Do it. We will be focusing on people who have approached their business differently - people who have seen a challenge and gone about solving it in an out of the box way or beyond the funding cycle.
QCOSS Water Literacy Forum | Brisbane, Redland Bay, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast, Logan | 13 Nov
Water prices are increasing across South East Queensland (SEQ) at the same time as more tenants are being charged for their water usage. There have also been some recent changes to the SEQ Customer Water and Wastewater Code which offers some improvements for water customers.

Latest from the CEO

This week in review - 10 August 2017
QCOSS out and about in August, September and October
This week in review - 27 July 2017
Child and Family Policy and Advocacy Network kicks off, QCOSS State Conference 2017 - Dream it. Do it., National COSS network
This week in review - 13 July 2017
An update on the Centrelink debt collection process; Cashless Debit Card potential for Fraser Coast and Bundaberg; Human Rights Act for Queensland
Community Door Australian Council of Social Service