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Foster and Kinship Carer Week 2014
Recognise the extraordinary commitment, love and guidance that Queensland foster and kinship carers give to the young people in their care during Foster and Kinship Carer Week, 9–15 March.
International Women's Day 2014
With Queensland's four pillar economy on the rise, opportunity is knocking for women in the state's tourism, agriculture, resources and construction industries. Find out more about available opportunities and local IWD celebrations.
2014 Queensland Greats Awards nominations now open
If you know an extraordinary individual or institution making an outstanding contribution to Queenslanders, nominate them today for a Queensland Greats Award. Nominations close 14 March 2014.
Economic Participation Grants Program 2014–15 now open
One-off grants are now available to local government and non-government organisations for projects that support economic independence and participation, and business development for Queenslanders from culturally diverse backgrounds. Applications close 14 March 2014.
Men's support services in Indigenous communities funding available
Applications to deliver support services which reduce alcohol-related harm in the communities of Doomadgee, Mornington Island, Kowanyama, Lockhart River, Mapoon, Napranum, Northern Peninsula Area, Pormpuraaw, Wujal Wujal and Yarrabah are now open. Applications close 10 March 2014.
2013–14 Business Discount Directory now available
The 2013–14 Business Discount Directory for Seniors and Carers is out now. Pick up a copy from your local library, government office or seniors or carers organisation. Search online to find your nearest directory pick-up point.
Stop domestic and family violence—anyone can make the call
Domestic and family violence is not always physical violence. It can include controlling behaviour, stalking, threats and verbal abuse, which can quickly turn physical, with serious consequences. Don’t let concern become regret, make the call to DVConnect for help and advice.
Could you be a foster carer?
Find how to become a foster or kinship carer and how potential carers are screened and assessed.
25 Feb — 23 Mar