People with disability
- General enquiries 13 QGOV (13 74 68)
Support for people with a disability to move out of public health facilities
The Queensland Government has developed a plan to support people with a disability who are long-stay patients in Queensland Health facilities to move to more suitable accommodation.
Elderly Parent Carer Innovation Initiative funding available
Capital grants are available for innovative projects to help elderly parents find living arrangements for their adult sons or daughters with disability when they’re no longer able to care for them. Submissions close 30 November 2015.
What's your [WHAT-IF] plan?
Make sure you have an emergency plan in place for your family and pets, and prepare your home to be storm and flood ready. Create your [WHAT-IF] plan now.
NDIS to launch in North Queensland
The Queensland and Commonwealth Governments have agreed to an early launch of the NDIS in North Queensland.
Trust your instinct
Domestic and family violence takes many forms and can sometimes have fatal consequences. If you are concerned someone you know is being abused, don't let your concern become regret. Trust your instinct - call DV Connect on 1800 811 811.
Find information describing types of disability, including causes, early signs and diagnosis.
A Companion Card allows you to participate in community activities and attend venues with the support of a companion at no extra charge. Find out if you are eligible to apply.