Below you will find a list of all posts that have been categorised as "Region: Queensland wide"

Feeling the heat: QCOSS research finds energy bills hit hard

A new report from Queensland Council of Social Service (QCOSS) has found that Queensland households are bracing for bill stress, with one survey cited finding one in four concerned about paying their energy bills during the COVID-19 crisis.  QCOSS CEO Aimee McVeigh has warned [...]

9 November 2020|Post

Aimee’s update – 30 October 2020

In her latest video update, QCOSS CEO Aimee McVeigh talks about the Queensland State Election, supporting our Culturally and Linguistically Diverse communities, and our special NAIDOC Week event. Have you faced issues with service delivery [...]

30 October 2020|Post

The QCOSS 2020 State Election Scorecard

While all politicians may speak of benefitting all Queenslanders, people experiencing vulnerability in our state need sustained commitment.  QCOSS’ election priorities statement, drafted in consultation with our member organisations, lays out seven tangible policies that would support the wellbeing [...]

21 October 2020|Post

On-demand: QCOSS 2020 State Election Leaders Debate

We were delighted to host Labor's Minister for Communities, Disability Services and Seniors, The Honourable Coralee O'Rourke and LNP's Shadow Minister for Communities, Disability Services and Seniors, Dr Christian Rowan on Monday 19 October for a [...]

21 October 2020|Post

Aimee’s update – 16 October 2020

In her latest video update, QCOSS CEO Aimee McVeigh talks about Queensland Labor’s election commitment to fund No Interest Loans Scheme providers, and our State Election Leaders Debate event coming up on Monday from 7:00pm. [...]

16 October 2020|Post

Ansvar Insurance’s Community Education Program

Ansvar Insurance's Community Education Program provides a range of grants, of up to $50,000, to organisations supporting Australian youth through programs that fall under two categories – Empowerment & Education and Outreach & Support. Only registered [...]

15 October 2020|Grant