Youth programs which connect First Nations children to their culture have had long-term benefits on improving mental health and wellbeing.
Below you will find a list of all posts that have been categorised as "Cohort: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders"
In March 2021 QCOSS provided a submission in relation to the Interim Report to the Australian Government: Indigenous Voice Co-Design Process. In summary, QCOSS supports [...]
QCOSS does not support the Queensland Government’s proposed amendments to the Youth Justice Act. Our position is clearly articulated in a joint media release [...]
The economic and health crisis caused by the pandemic has reinforced the importance and role of QCOSS – as a channel for information dissemination and exchange, to hear and respond to the needs of our essential community services sector, to facilitate collaboration, and as an advocate for the needs of our sector and service users.
QCOSS was invited to make a submission in relation to the Child Protection and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2020 ('the Bill'). In our submission [...]
This case study showcases an important element of place-based work and how a project came to happen for the Butchulla community. it also demonstrates just what can be achieved when a government body, a peak body and community work together.
Place-based approaches requires the wisdom, expertise, resources and shared responsibility of many. This QCOSS case study provides an in-depth look at how place-based approaches have improved relationships betwen community leaders and traditional custodians in and around the Darumbal community.
Website offering practical, cutting edge resources including books and training resources that have been developed by leaders in Early Childhood Intervention and Inclusion Support.