Archives for November 2017

Gympie Region Domestic & Family Violence Service

Service name: Gympie Region Domestic & Family Violence Service
Telephone:
54138088
Email address:
bernadette@communityactiongympie.com.au
Service address:
Mary Street, Gympie Qld
Contact name:
Bernadette Wright
Service description:
A free, safe and confidential service for women and children in the Gympie region who are affected by domestic abuse.
* Domestic Violence Counselling
* Children’s Counselling
* Support to complete applications for Protection Orders and Court Support when attending the court for Protection Order applications
* Safety upgrades for your home

Aboriginal Family Legal Service Southern Queensland

Service name: Aboriginal Family Legal Service Southern Queensland
Telephone:
07 4622 3677
Web address:
http://aflssq.org.au
Email address:
enquiries@aflssq.org.au
Service address:
Street Address: 93 Arthur St, Roma QLD 4455
Postal Address:
PO Box 481, Roma QLD 4455
Contact name:
AFLSSQ CEO, Ms Susan Hamilton
Service description:
Aboriginal Family Legal Service Southern Queensland, also known as AFLSSQ, is an Indigenous Corporation that provides legal and other support services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families in Southern Queensland.

Our vision is to understand, respond and prevent violence to enable Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families in Southern Queensland to live safely in their own homes and communities.

Our mission is to develop and deliver culturally-appropriate, high-quality services, to make and maintain inclusive relationships and collaborative partnerships, and to advance and affect practices that empower women, men and children to make informed decisions about families, communities and lives in ways that are respectful, responsible and right for them and their communities.

Cloncurry PCYC

 

Service name: Cloncurry PCYC
Telephone:
(07) 4742 1523
Web address:
www.pcyc.org.au/Cloncurry
Email address:
Cloncurry@pcyc.org.au
Service address:
Address : 120 King Street, Cloncurry Qld 4824
Postal :
PO BOX 99
Cloncurry Qld 4824
Contact name:
Heidi Rix
Service description:
RUBY is a free physical fitness program run at the PCYC Cloncurry for women who have experienced, are currently experiencing, or are at risk of experiencing Domestic and Family Violence. The weekly sessions are run by a qualified female fitness instructor, with a female member of the Queensland Police Service also attending each session.
Free crèche service and transport available.

Capricorn Coast PCYC

 

Service name: 0466414130
Telephone:
0466414130
Email address:
yeppoonprograms@pcyc.org.au
Service address:
170 Matthew Flinders Drive, Cooee Bay, Qld 4701
Contact name: Christine Stevens
Service description:
RUBY is a free physical fitness program run at the PCYC Capricorn Coast for women who have experienced, are currently experiencing, or are at risk of experiencing Domestic and Family Violence. The weekly sessions are run by a qualified female fitness instructor, with a female member of the Queensland Police Service also attending each session.
Child Minding service available upon request.

Rockhampton PCYC

Service name: Rockhampton PCYC
Telephone:
0466414130
Email address:
rockhamptonprograms@pcyc.org.au
Service address:
16 Bridge Street, North Rockhampton Qld 4701
Contact name:
Christine Stevens
Service description:
RUBY is a free physical fitness program run at the PCYC ROCKHAMPTON for women who have experienced, are currently experiencing, or are at risk of experiencing Domestic and Family Violence. The weekly sessions are run by a qualified female fitness instructor, with a female member of the Queensland Police Service also attending each session.
Child Minding available upon request

Centacare Regional Domestic and Family Violence Service Fraser Coast

Service name: Centacare Regional Domestic and Family Violence Service Fraser Coast
Telephone:
07 4196 9777
Email address:
dianne.macrae@bne.centacare.net.au
Service address:
152/2 Boat Harbour Drive Hervey Bay Queensland 4655
Contact name:
Di Macrae
Service description:
Centacare Regional Domestic and Family Violence Service Fraser Coast
Services include:
Risk assessment
Safety planning
Safety upgrades
DVO assistance
Information, support, referral
DFV Court support
Police assisted referrals
Counselling
Psych educational groups
Community education and awareness
Women’s Advocate role

We Cover the Fraser Coast which includes Hervey Bay

DARE Formal Wear Ltd

Service name: DARE Formal Wear Ltd
Telephone: 07 32056985
Web address: www.dareformalwear.com.au
Email address: dareformalwear@gmail.com
Service address: PO Box 149
LAWNTON. Q 4500 (fundraising only)
DROP-In Centre address yet to be identified
Contact name: Karen Johns

Service description:

DARE provides victims and survivors with a support buddy/DV Chaplain to support them and refer them to professional services or other NFP in the area that are able to help them leave, or so they do not go back to their perpetrator. Our DV Chaplain is a mobile service. Our Drop-In Centres (yet to come) are more for victims (and survivors) to receive support and information in a safe and secure premise.

We go into high schools with a prevention program for year 12’s
We provide disadvantaged year 12’s with formal attire for free so they can attend their formal. Must be referred from a professional service or school. We are a registered not for profit with DGR status. We are applying for council lease agreement to start Drop-In centres and are ready to activate our DV Chaplains in the South East Corner. Ph 0438056985