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

Changing Lives, Changing Communities… taking my place

Changing Lives, Changing Communities: Round two (2019-20) What will it take to continue our work together to create a community where everyone contributes, matters & belongs?   Across Queensland, communities are looking to work together to make a [...]

8 July 2019|Project

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

Changing Lives, Changing Communities: Round one (2018-19)

We are very excited to announce the next stage of the QCOSS Movement for change – a series of Changing Lives, Changing Communities events in 13 locations across Queensland. These events will build on the knowledge gained and actions developed on the second day of the QCOSS State Conference – Movement for change that was held in Brisbane in May.

3 April 2019|Publication

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

Energy Savvy Families

The Energy Savvy Families Program helps give Queensland households the power to learn more about their energy use and manage their electricity bills.  The program offers eligible customers a digital meter with no upfront cost [...]

25 January 2019|Project

Strengthening our Place

Strengthening our Place is a partnership between the Queensland Family and Child Commission (QFCC) and the Queensland Council of Social Service (QCOSS). Strengthening our Place is a place-based initiative now in the third and final [...]

4 July 2018|Post