Cairns, here’s how you are Changing Lives, Changing Communities
Published: Nov 2018
Media Release Everyone deserves fair treatment: historic day for human rights in Queensland
Published: Oct 2018
An illustrated timeline of building place-based initiatives in Capricornia
Published: Sep 2018
Place-based initiatives take a lot of time and planning, and are sometimes difficult to explain. Here's a straight-forward timeline of the events that have taken place so far in the Capricornia region.
Media Release Time to step up and say NO - cashless debit card has not passed
Published: Aug 2018
With the bill to introduce the cashless debit card to Hinkler not being passed in the Senate yesterday, we must continue the fight to stop this bill. QCOSS, with many locals, stands strongly against the introduction of the cashless debit card. It is fundamentally flawed to address complex health and social issues through changes to the welfare system.
QCOSS calendar of highlights - October 2014 to September 2015
Published: Oct 2015
QCOSS compiles a 12-month calendar of highlights, which is updated every quarter, to provide a snapshot of activities and achievements during that period. The latest calendar of highlights captures activities from October 2014 to September 2015.
QCOSS calendar of highlights 2014-2015
Published: Aug 2015
QCOSS compiles a 12-month calendar of highlights, which is updated every quarter, to provide a snapshot of activities and achievements during that period. The latest Calendar of highlights captures activities from July 2014 to June 2015.
Submission The QCOSS submission to The Queensland Plan
Published: Mar 2014
The Queensland Plan presents a significant opportunity to develop a long-term vision for Queensland’s future. As with any process of this kind, its success rests on the capacity of the vision to create and inspire real action.
Submission Submission to Review of Residential Tenancies and Rooming Accommodation Act 2008
Published: Sep 2013
QCOSS Submission to Review of Residential Tenancies and Rooming Accommodation Act 2008 (December 2012)
Media Release Premier: balance the budget but not at expense of Queensland’s most needy
Published: May 2013
Queensland’s social services sector is ready and willing to adopt the state government’s latest social and economic reforms which promise to deliver stronger frontline services and ultimately reduce the number of people experiencing poverty and disadvantage.
Media Release Outcomes for vulnerable people should be the priority
Published: Mar 2013
Outcomes for vulnerable people should be the priority Improving outcomes should be the number one consideration for the government when implementing recommendations impacting on vulnerable Queenslanders from the Costello Commission of Audit.