- General enquiries 13 QGOV (13 74 68)
Domestic and Family Violence Taskforce
We can all play a part in tackling domestic and family violence. Tell the taskforce your views on what is important and how this issue can be addressed in Queensland.
Child Protection Week 2014
Queensland will celebrate Child Protection Week from 7 to 13 September. Events being held across the state will raise awareness of child protection issues and acknowledge Queenslanders who make a significant contribution to preventing child harm and neglect.
More scholarships to support women
The Supporting Women Scholarships offer up to $20,000 for Queensland women to pursue study or training in industries that are traditionally male-dominated. Applications close 10 October.
Support available for Malaysian Airlines disaster
The Queensland Government offers its deepest sympathies to the family and friends of those who lost their lives in the Malaysian Airlines MH17 disaster. Affected Queensland families seeking support are encouraged to ring Lifeline on 1300 855 343 for advice or to arrange a counselling appointment.
Caring for our Community grants open
Community and volunteer groups can apply for one-off funding to purchase essential equipment to help them provide services to Queenslanders. Applications close 26 September 2014.
Queensland Cultural Diversity Week
Queensland Cultural Diversity Week is the state's largest celebration of cultural diversity and will be held from Saturday 30 August to Sunday 7 September.
Get in the Game funding available
The Get in the Game funding program is now open to encourage more people, especially children and young people, to play sport and get involved in recreation activities.
2013–14 Business Discount Directory available
The 2013–14 Business Discount Directory for Seniors and Carers is available. 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.
Could you be a foster carer?
Find how to become a foster or kinship carer and how potential carers are screened and assessed.