Below you will find a list of all posts that have been categorised as "QCOSS media releases"

Tents sent to house Far North Queensland families as housing crisis worsens

Tents have been sent to house families on the Atherton Tablelands, while almost 4,000 people faced homelessness in Cairns last year. Today, QCOSS will meet with community services across Cairns and Far North Queensland to discuss the social issues most affecting residents, including the housing crisis.

30 July 2022|Post

Central Queenslanders failed by governments on housing crisis

Governments are failing to address Central Queensland’s housing crisis, despite more than 1,000 Rockhampton residents seeking support for homelessness in a year. Today, QCOSS will be in Rockhampton to meet with community services from across the Central Queensland region to discuss the social issues most affecting residents.

21 July 2022|Post

Significant spike for help in Toowoomba as social housing waits soar

Toowoomba is experiencing “a significant spike” in people seeking help for housing, food, and domestic violence, as wait times for social housing more than doubles in the region. Today, community organisations from across the Darling Downs are meeting at a QCOSS Town Hall event, to discuss the growing and distressing social issues residents are facing.

14 July 2022|Post
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