Archives for February 2011

Family Law Network Australia

Family Law Network Australia is a free information resource and referral service for family law matters including separation, divorce, parenting arrangements, property settlement and child support. 

Contact Details

Phone: 1300 664 968
Web: www.familylawmattersaustralia.com.au 
Email: enquiries@familylawmattersaustralia.com.au
Address: PO Box 10 Claremont WA 6910

Innate Personal Development & Counselling

 

Provides counseling to adults, adolescents, children and families affected by Domestic Violence in the Mount Sheridan and Cairns area.

Contact Details:

Phone – 0414 480 934
Address – PO Box 12442 Cairns DC 4870
E-mail –  donna@innatepd.com
Webwww.innatepd.com

Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Women’s Legal & Advocacy Service

Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Women’s Legal And Advocacy Service (ATSIWLAS) provides legal and other assistance by way of information, referrals and legal advice in relation to many issues affecting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women, in all areas of Law.

Contact Details

Phone (Freecall): 1800 442 450
Phone: (07) 3720 9089
Fax: (07) 3720 8892
Web: www.atsiwlas.com.au
Email: reception@atsiwlas.com.au 
Address: Unit 26 Milton Village, 43 Lang Parade, Milton Qld 4064
Postal: PO Box 5631, West End Qld 4101
Office Hours:
Monday to Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm
Telephone Advice, Walk In and Pre-Booked Appt Hours: Monday to Thursday 9:00am to 5:00pm

Women’s Legal Service

Advice Line: 07 3392 0670 or
1800 677 278 (outside Brisbane)
Website: www.wlsq.org.au

Translating and Interpreting Service

Translating and Interpreting Service:
131 450
Website: www.immi.gov.au

Lifeline Community Care Queensland

Counselling Service: 13 11 14
Website: www.lccq.org.au

The Domestic Violence Assistance Program (DVAP)

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The Domestic Violence Assistance Program (DVAP) is a Centacare based service which provides support to those women experiencing domestic violence who wish to access the legal system to obtain Domestic Violence Protection Orders or variations to Orders. This includes assistance with writing applications for Protection Orders, navigation of the court system, support before and during the court process, information, advocacy and referral and development of a safety plan.  Hours of operation: Monday to Friday 8.15 am to 4.30 pm

Contact Details:

Phone: 07 3807 7622
Location: First Floor, Southern Districts Magistrates Courthouse
Cnr James and Kent Streets, Beenleigh, Qld 4207

Logan Community Capacity & Service Quality

Sport & Recreation and Community Participation – South East Region – Department of Communities

Contact Details:

Address – Level 1 – 6 Ewing Rd Woodridge Qld 4114
Postal – P O Box 236 Woodridge Qld 4114
Phone – 07 3884 7808

Logan Women’s Health and Wellbeing Centre Inc

 

Safe space for women. A welcoming and supportive space that nurtures growth, blossoming and resilience. We offer a variety of health and wellbeing services that respond to the needs of all women working or living in Logan City and surrounding areas.

Contact Details:

Phone – 07 3808 9233
Address – 2/18 Carol Ave Springwood Qld 4127
Postal – PO Box 670 Springwood Qld 4127
E-mail –  admin@loganwomen.com.au
Webwww.loganwomen.com.au

Soroptimist International Logan INC

Soroptimist International Logan INC. currently has approx. 20 members and is part of Soroptimist International, a worldwide organisation for women in management and professions.   Our Region is the South West Pacific Region which includes 13 member countries.     Our club is a non profit organisation,  and works through service projects and fund raising activities to advance human rights and the status of women.  We have also established links with community organisations such as WAVSS to better cater for the needs of the community in the local area as well as supporting regional and international projects.  To find out more visit http://www.siswp.org/

Contact Details:

Web: www.siswp.org

The Centre Against Sexual Violence (CASV)

The Centre Against Sexual Violence (CASV) Logan is a community based sexual assault service providing sexual assault support, education and information for the Logan, Beenleigh and Beaudesert communities.

The CASV provides confidential, safe, respectful services to assist women from 12 years up on their path to healing.

Contact Details:

Email: admin@casv.org.au
Web:  www.casv.org.au
Phone: 07 3808 3299
Fax: 07 3808 9900
Address: 5/13-21 Mayes Ave
Logan Central Queensland
Postal – PO Box 243 Woodridge Q 4114

Interact Counselling Services

Interact Counselling Services is a professionally supervised private counselling practise providing quality counselling and support for individuals, couples and families. A range of services is provided to the community, government and non-government organisations. The service maintains ethical sound practise and the staff are tertiary qualified with specialized training in counselling practise.

Contact Details:

Phone: 07 38066622
Fax: 07 38066822
Email: reception@interactcounselling.com
Website: www.interactcounselling.com

Services

  • Individual, couple and family counselling.
  • Abuse and trauma counselling
  • Counselling for anxiety, stress and depression.
  • Domestic violence prevention counselling and support
  • Play based counselling for children.
  • Referral to and collaboration with other community organisations and groups.

Beaucare

Contact Details:

44 Tina Street Beaudesert
See service specific phone numbers below

Mark Buckland, Manager, Community Services
Community Development Officer

Services

  • Community Development: 5541 3762 cdo@beaucare.org.au
  • Family Support – Counselling and support services to families with children under 18:  5541 3290 fso@beaucare.org.au / fsw@beaucare.org.au
  • Youth Development and Support – Counselling and support for children and young people 10 – 25:  55413 391 youth@beaucare.org.au
  • Information and referrals provided to other appropriate services for persons not included in programs outlined above

Family Relationship Centre

The Family Relationship Centre (FRC) provides FREE confidential mediation to assist separated parents agree on workable care arrangements for their children. The Centre also provides information and referrals for both intact and separated families. The FRC also has a qualified Child Inclusive Practitioner who can bring the child’s voice to mediated agreements by working with the children prior to the mediation session.

Contact Details:

Address: Suite 11, 207 Currumburra Road, Ashmore, Qld. 4214
Visits Beaudesert: 1st Friday of Month at Mission Australia
Telephone: 5656 1700 Fax: 5656 1711
Appointments: 1300 132 411 (free call)
Email: frcgc@centacarebrisbane.net.au
Rhonda Wilson, Community Education & Promotions Officer rwilson@centacarebrisbane.net.au
Lola Mashado, Manager lmashado@centacarebrisbane.net.au

Costs

Information, referrals and individual sessions, child consultation free of charge. Up to 3 hours of joint sessions free of charge, but fees may be charged after that depending upon circumstances.

Illoura Child and Family Counselling Centre

Contact Details:

Address: 31 Duckett Street, Beaudesert 4285
Phone: 5541 19 55
Mobile: 0439 760 903

Services

Services available Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 8.30 am to 5.30 pm)

Premarital, Marriage/ Relationship Counselling. Child & Family Counselling &  Mediation. Parenting Skills; Divorce Recovery; Anger Management; Addiction (Drug & Alcohol); Stress/ Depression; Sexual Abuse; Domestic & Family Violence; Seminars & Workshops; Support Groups; Practicum Placements for Counselling Students.

St Mary’s Community Services

St Mary’s Community Services provides a range of social, in home and support services for those living in the Scenic Rim region, with service specifically for those who are frail aged, younger people with a disability and their carers and those with a mental illness.

Contact Details:

Address: 6 – 12 Petersen St, Beaudesert
Phone: 5541 1653
Fax: 5541 1143
Email: michelle.b@centacarebdst.org.au
Web: www.centacarebdst.org.au (not yet operational)

Services

Community Mental Health, Carer Respite, Aged Care, HACC, Disability Services, Volunteers, Home Assist Secure, (Note: We’re not a DV specific service but do a range of in home and community services for those eligible)