Below you will find a list of all posts that have been categorised as "Focus Area: Budgets"

Our Response: Queensland State Budget 2020-2021

COVID-19 has had a significant impact on Queensland’s economy. Many Queenslanders have faced job and financial insecurity while confronting an urgent threat to our health and wellbeing. The Queensland Government tabled its 2020-21 budget on [...]

8 December 2020|Publication

Annual Report 2019-2020

Message from QCOSS CEO Aimee McVeigh In February this year I was absolutely delighted to take on the role of CEO of QCOSS. Mark Henley provided QCOSS and the community sector with strong leadership for [...]

28 October 2020|Publication

Aimee’s update – 21 August 2020

In her latest video update, QCOSS CEO Aimee McVeigh talks about the Queensland Government's upcoming COVID-19 Fiscal and Economic Review, and our online event in mid-September which will examine the impacts of the statement on [...]

21 August 2020|Post

Annual Report 2018-2019

Message from the CEO  This year, QCOSS celebrates 60 years of service to the community. With the support of the community, community sector, government and many other stakeholders, for 60 years we have led, and [...]

3 October 2019|Publication

Hon Coralee O’Rourke addresses the budget breakfast

The Honourable Coralee O’Rourke MP Minister for Communities and Minister for Disability Services and Seniors Queensland Council of Social Service State Budget Breakfast 2019 7-9am, Tuesday, 18 June 2019 I would like to respectfully acknowledge [...]

19 June 2019|Post

Let’s take a better course

The Queensland Treasurer said that budget time was a time for choices, and this government has decided to stay the course.  QCOSS (Queensland Council of Social Service) is asking for more. It is time to [...]

11 June 2019|Post