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

Member Profile: Caxton Legal Centre

Cybele Koning is the CEO of Caxton Legal Centre, a community legal centre which has been operating for more than 40 years, and provides legal assistance and social work supports to thousands of vulnerable Queenslanders. [...]

19 January 2021|Post

Aimee’s update – 24 December 2020

In this week's video update, QCOSS CEO Aimee McVeigh wishes everyone a happy holidays and outlines some areas of focus for QCOSS as we move into 2021. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wjnHCdFu1iY&feature=youtu.be&ab_channel=CommunityDoor   TRANSCRIPT As the year draws to [...]

24 December 2020|Post

Aimee’s update – 11 December 2020

In her latest video update, Aimee reflects on International Human Rights Day and invites you to join our Human Rights in Action webinar.   https://youtu.be/6_ZgU-RoKqI   TRANSCRIPT: This week, we celebrated International Human Rights Day. [...]

11 December 2020|Post

Aimee’s update – 27 November 2020

In her latest video update, QCOSS CEO Aimee McVeigh reflects on International Day to Eliminate Violence Against Women, invites you to join our new Policy Networks and discusses the State Budget and the analysis we'll [...]

27 November 2020|Post

Aimee’s update – 13 November 2020

In her latest video update, QCOSS CEO Aimee McVeigh reflects on NAIDOC Week, shares the findings of our new energy report on how COVID-19 has affected consumers and explains why cuts to income support will [...]

13 November 2020|Post

Feeling the heat: QCOSS research finds energy bills hit hard

A new report from Queensland Council of Social Service (QCOSS) has found that Queensland households are bracing for bill stress, with one survey cited finding one in four concerned about paying their energy bills during the COVID-19 crisis.  QCOSS CEO Aimee McVeigh has warned [...]

9 November 2020|Post