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Cape York/Gulf Remote Area Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Child Care Assoc. Inc

The Cape York/Gulf Remote Area Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Child Care (RAATSICC) Advisory Association is the peak advisory body on children and family matters for Queensland’s Cape and Gulf remote communities. RAATSICC work collaboratively to overcome any barriers to the care and protection of our children. RAATSICC provides support, education and awareness and child counselling services to children and youth and their families experiencing domestic violence in the communities of Lockhart River, Napranum, Kowanyama and Mapoon.  RAATSICC services include:

· Advisory Network
· FNQ Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Family Support Service
· Crisis Accommodation – Ma’aathan Women’s Shelter (Aurukun)
· Remote Indigenous Child and Family Support Resource Service
· Remote Indigenous Child Witness of Domestic Violence Counselling Service

Contacts

Phone: (07) 4030 0900 or Toll Free 1300 663 411
Web: www.raatsicc.org.au
Emailinfo@raatsicc.org.au  
Address: 120 Spence Street, Cairns, Qld, 4870
Postal: PO Box 6242 Cairns, Qld, 4870

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

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

Cairns Regional Domestic Violence Service

Our service provides assistance to adults and children experiencing domestic and family violence. We provide crisis support; counselling for adults and children; assistance with Domestic Violence Protection Orders and court support; information and referral; community education and professional training; and convene the Cairns Integrated Response to Domestic and Family Violence.

Contact details

Amanda Lee-Ross

Tel: (07) 4033 6100
Email: office@dvcairns.org
Web: www.dvcairns.org 
Address: Room 19, 600 Bruce Highway, Woree 4868

Country and Remote Counselling Services

Provision of therapeutic counselling/ indigenous psychotherapy, psycho education for individuals and groups who have been affected by domestic and family violence.  Services include culturally appropriate education and training to limit self harm attributed to excessive alcohol and other drugs consumption.
Services can be delivered on site throughout Queensland. (see website)

Contact Details:

Phone: +61456087172
Email: gestaltbrian@gmail.com
Web: www.consultbrianhunt.com
Address: 56 Dunrock Road, Chelona, Mackay, QLD