Below you will find a list of all posts that have been categorised as "Cohort: Hardship"

Aimee’s update – 12 June 2020

In this week's video update, QCOSS CEO Aimee McVeigh talks about the Black Lives Matter movement, along with the Poverty in Australia report and the frightening reality facing many Queenslanders, even before COVID-19. We need [...]

12 June 2020|Post

Aimee’s update – 15 May 2020

In today’s video update, QCOSS CEO Aimee McVeigh talks about the need for a decent social security safety net, the Senate report on Newstart, our financial wellbeing webinar series, housing, and a quick Care Army [...]

15 May 2020|Post

Problem debt

The post-Christmas/holiday and back-to-school time of year can be expensive for families in Queensland. Having to fork out extra money during the festive time can lead to problem debt. If you or someone you know [...]

14 January 2020|Post

Stop the debt trap

No-one should be forced to choose between putting food on the table or paying off their loans, yet that is the reality for thousands of Australians caught in the debt trap due to high-cost fast [...]

17 September 2019|Post