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programs focus on improving individual, family and community
wellbeing within the Granite Belt region of the Southern Downs
Regional Council area. Programs are funded by a range of Federal and
State government departments and through donations.
Kids Korner – Children
from 15 months to 5 years are safe, have fun and are encouraged to develop
their social, emotional, intellectual and physical selves.
Early Years – Activities and care for families and their
children (prenatal to 8yrs) in an integrated way including parenting support,
and partnerships with other agencies
Support – To empower and equip parents
to be the best they can be while raising amazing, well-adjusted young people
via a range of parenting-focused programs.
Youth – Individual
support for children and young people aged 8—21 years at risk of disconnecting
from community. Program initiatives focus on engaging youth.
Community Support Service – Provides information, advice, advocacy and
referral for people over 21. Connecting people to services and the community
through individual consultation, events, projects and resources.
wellbeing – Focused on initiatives to improve
individual and community response to mental health needs of any age.
Food Support –
Operates weekly and provides donated food items to any person who has been
booked in to access this program by Emergency Relief program staff.
Emergency Relief – Assists on a
time-limited basis with basic life needs and is available to any person
resident in the area including back packers e.g. food, sustaining
tenancies and other forms of relief.