Service type: Health Services

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Mental health supports in the NDIS: What’s changing?

The Mental Health system in Australia has often been labelled as complex and difficult to navigate by consumers and health professionals alike. The NDIS and current mental health reforms have only exacerbated this complexity, leaving [...]

12 November 2017|Research and evidence

Queensland Mental Health Commission Consultation Report

In response to significant reform occurring across sectors, the Queensland Mental Health Commission is preparing to renew the Queensland Mental Health, Drug and Alcohol Strategic Plan 2014-2019. The Commission has released a consultation report called [...]

13 October 2017|Research and evidence

Young people are more than just mini adults

This report provides a clear overview of the nuanced differences in providing alcohol and other drug treatment to young people compared to adults. You will also find some handy tips to make your service youth [...]

13 October 2017|Research and evidence

Emerging Voices

QCOSS’ Emerging Voices project is designed to engage passionate individuals and facilitate opportunities for them to influence and change Queensland’s social and economic policy agenda.  Established in 2015, the project continues to provide a targeted [...]

1 August 2017|Project

Queensland’s wellbeing 2016: A QCOSS report

The Queensland Council of Social Service (QCOSS) is pleased to release this report revealing the interrelated nature of poverty and disadvantage, highlighting key areas in Queensland which need to be addressed with better targeted programs, policies and investment.

1 April 2016|Publication

QCOSS Commentary State Budget 2015-16

The 2015-16 State Budget revealed positive signs the Queensland Government is listening to the community services sector, however it is essential the sector and the community is engaged and consulted to ensure the needs of [...]

2 July 2015|Publication