From the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, Wuchopperen Health Service swung into action to protect the community. Within weeks, health workers at the Cairns-based [...]
Below you will find a list of all posts that have been categorised as "Service Type: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander"
The framework found in Queensland’s Human Rights Act should be applied to strategies to designed to improve the safety of women, including responding to coercive control.
QCOSS is partnering with the Department of Communities, Housing and Digital Economy (DCHDE) to deliver the Place-based Homelessness Advice project (PHAP). By bringing [...]
Youth programs which connect First Nations children to their culture have had long-term benefits on improving mental health and wellbeing.
QCOSS does not support the Queensland Government’s proposed amendments to the Youth Justice Act. Our position is clearly articulated in a joint media release [...]
QCOSS has made a submission to the Community Support and Services Committee on the Child Protection and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2020. Signatories from [...]
Message from QCOSS CEO Aimee McVeigh In February this year I was absolutely delighted to take on the role of CEO of QCOSS. Mark [...]
QCOSS was invited to make a submission in relation to the Child Protection and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2020 ('the Bill'). In our submission [...]
Wally Guivarra is the Quality and Compliance Manager at Mookai Rosie Bi-Bayan in Edmonton, a suburb in Cairns. The culturally sensitive accommodation, health education, [...]
In our Priority Action Plan 2020, we are calling on the Queensland Government to set a bold vision, improve transparency, measure what matters and [...]