Archives for July 2011

Pine Rivers Neighbourhood Associaton Inc.

Pine Rivers Neighbourhood Centre offers a variety of support services including: Counselling; Family Therapy; Family Support; Tax Help; Staying Housed; Community Finance.  You can access a confidential interview to assess individual needs and work out the best way to meet those needs, including referral to ours and other support services.

Contact Details

Email: prnc@prnc.org.au
Web:  www.prnc.org.au
Phone: 07 3889 0063 
Address: 730 Gympie Rd, Lawnton, Qld, 4501 & PO Box 489, Lawnton, Qld, 4501

Australia’s CEO Challenge

We promote the prevention and alleviation of domestic, family and workplace violence and its impacts.  Australia’s CEO Challenge harnesses the power of corporate Australia to work together for a world free from domestic and family violence by creating partnerships between businesses and refuges to better support women and children fleeing violent homes, and educating CEO’s and their people to recognise and respond to domestic, family and workplace violence.

Contact Details

Tel: 07 49407834
Email:  director.ceochallenge@minterellison.com
Web: www.ceochallengeaustralia.org 
Address: PO BOX 7844, Waterfront Place, 1 Eagle Street, Brisbane, QLD 4001

“Yoorana” Women’s Domestic Violence & Resource Service Inc.

Yoorana services Maryborough, Hervey Bay and surrounding areas and provides supported accommodated to women and their children escaping domestic and family violence and funded by the Department of Communities.  We also provide counselling, court support, information and referral and auspice  a childrens program in Hervey Bay.   This program is for children aged 4 – 16 years who have witnessed or experienced domestic and family violence and operates in nominated schools. 

Contact Details

Email: admin@yoorana.com.au 
Phone:
07 4122 2218
Address
Maryborough

Womens Centre Cairns

The Womens Centre offers a free service to women in crisis with a focus on domestic violence and homelessness. We offer centre based and outreach services such as : Crisis support, practical & financial support  to obtain housing or escape violence .Young Parent Outreach, &  Intensive Family Outreach.

Servicing the Cairns region.

Contact Details

Email: wirc@wirc.org.au
Web:  http://wirc.org.au/ 
Phone: 07 4051 9366
Address: 12 Scott Street, Parramatta Park, Cairns, 4870

Victims Assist Queensland

 

Victim Assist Queensland’s LinkUp telephone and web service links victims of crime and their families to existing support services available in Queensland to help their recovery. Support services provided by a number of government and non-government providers include counselling, court support, emergency accommodation and a wide variety of other types of support for victims of crime. You can use this website to search for support services available around Queensland. You can also speak in confidence to a Victims LinkUp Information Officer by calling 1300 546587 between 8.30am and 5.00pm Monday to Friday.

Contact Details

Phone: 1300 546 587
Email: victimslinkup@justice.qld.gov.au
Web: www.justice.qld.gov.au 
Address: GPO Box 149, Brisbane, 4001

Cairns Community Legal Centre

Seniors Legal & Support Service provides free legal and support services to seniors who are experiencing (or at risk of experiencing) elder abuse and/or financial exploitation. The Service is staffed by a Solicitor and a Social Worker.

Contact Details

Email: adminslass@cclc.org.au
Web:  www.cclc.org.au
Phone: 1800 650 931 or 07 4031 7179
Address: 1st Floor, Main Street Arcade, 85 Lake St, Cairns 4870