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Recovery after a disaster


For assistance with a life threatening situation phone 000 (triple zero) immediately.

For assistance with non-life threatening situations - such as help with a damaged roof, rising flood water, or storm damage - phone the SES on 132 500.

Find financial assistance and support information for:

For information and support phone the Community Recovery Hotline on 1800 173 349.

Stay up-to-date on Facebook at @qldcommunities or Twitter @RecoveryQld.

Information in your language

Read our translated fact sheets about community recovery support and financial assistance to find out more in your language.

Community wellbeing services

In the event of a disaster, we work with a wide range of organisations to minimise the impact and ensure the recovery of affected communities.

During and after a disaster you may need practical assistance or community support to assist you and your family.

Our Regional Community Support Services brochures provide information and contact details for key community services available in your area.

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Last updated:
7 April 2017

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