Below you will find a list of all posts that have been categorised as "Cohort: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders"

QCOSS AGM announced

Download the nomination and candidate statement form   Register your attendance or apology for the AGM   The Queensland Council of Social Service Ltd (QCOSS) Annual General Meeting (AGM) will take place on [...]

5 September 2019|Post

Supporting Families Changing Futures

It has been five years since Commissioner Tim Carmody QC handed down his findings into the child protection system in Queensland and set out a 10 year reform agenda to protect some of those most [...]

28 August 2019|Post

Rural and Remote Workforce Initiative

The Rural and Remote Workforce Initiative aims to provide additional study support to early childhood education and care educators in priority rural and remote areas of Queensland to gain approved early childhood qualifications. The Initiative has three separate but integrated elements, including the Rural and Remote Early Childhood Teacher [...]

16 April 2019|Project

Carol Major: A pillar of strength in Woorabinda

Carol Major understands what community means better than most. She is a pillar of resilience and strength in the Woorabinda community. She has a deep understanding of the transgenerational traumas caused by the forced relocations [...]

13 March 2019|Post

Place-based in Fraser Coast: A case study

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.

31 August 2018|Publication

Place-based in Capricornia: A case study

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.

31 August 2018|Publication

Strengthening our place

QCOSS partnered with the Queensland Family and Child Commission (QFCC) in 2016 to build the capacity of local communities to lead and implement place-based responses to the increasing number of children entering the child protection [...]

1 February 2018|Project