Uniting Care Community Seniors Enquiry Line

Seniors Enquiry Line is a statewide information and referral service for Queensland seniors, families, friends, grandparents and carers. We can help you with concessions, social activities, household assistance, retirement accommodation, financial and legal matters, health, education, transport and many other issues. Phone: 1300 135 500 Visit our website

Energy and Water Ombudsman Queensland

Energy and Water Ombudsman Queensland provides a free, fair and independent dispute resolution service for unresolved complaints with your electricity, gas or water supplier. We can help with: • High bills, estimated bills and disputed accounts • Payment plans and access to hardship programs • Credit issues, including being debt listed • Disconnection or restriction…

Elder Abuse Prevention Unit

The Elder Abuse Prevention Helpline is a first port-of-call for support, referrals and information about elder abuse. We provide free assistance to anyone who experiences, witnesses or suspects the abuse of an older person by someone they know and trust. All calls to our Helpline are confidential and you are welcome to remain anonymous; we…

Burnie Brae

Burnie Brae is a not-for-profit community organisation based in Chermside, QLD. Our mission is to build strong community connections by providing quality health, lifestyle and care services to seniors and younger people living with a disability. Burnie Brae’s range of services is divided into three main areas: member services, care services & allied health services.…

Continence Foundation of Australia

The Continence Foundation of Australia is a not-for-profit organisation and the national peak body for incontinence prevention, management, education, awareness, information and advocacy. With representation in each state and territory, we provide information, support and resources for individuals, carers and professionals. The National Continence Helpline (1800 33 00 66) is staffed by continence nurse specialists…

FUNDING FOR VETERANS ADVOCACY SERVICES IN DICKSON

EX-SERVICE ORGANISATIONS (ESOs) and other veteran groups in Dickson, which provide advocacy services to veterans and their families have today received over $60,000 in funding as part of the Governments Building Excellence in Support and Training (BEST) grants program. Member for Dickson Peter Dutton said ESOs, community organisations and other local veteran groups play a…

IMPROVED MOBILE COVERAGE IN HIGHVALE

 People living and travelling through Samford Valley will now have better phone service to make calls, browse the internet and stay connected with family and friends thanks to a new mobile base station in Highvale. The new base station was turned on yesterday and will significantly improve phone service in the valley, specifically along Mount…

BOOST FOR SAMFORD SHOWGROUNDS

The Samford Showgrounds are set to receive $483,000 in facilities upgrades through thanks to the Morrison Government’s Regional Agriculture Show Development (AgShow) grants. Federal Member for Dickson Peter Dutton said the upgrades came at an important time for the show society and will help reduce operating costs. “This grant is incredibly important and will provide…