We get it. Just when life should be full of possibilities cancer crashes into a young person's world and shatters everything. CanTeen is the game changer. We help young people cope with cancer in their family. Through CanTeen they learn to explore and deal with their feelings about cancer connect with other young people in the same boat and if they've been diagnosed themselves we provide specialist youth-specific treatment teams.
WORKING WITH PEOPLE ACROSS NORTH QUEENSLAND SINCE 1979. We provide a range of programs to assist individuals families and communities. Our 160 staff operate out of ten sites across North Queensland and the Gulf Country with outreach to a further eight towns in the region. Centacare NQ is an organisation with a strong inclusive community focus. We are committed to improving the wellbeing of the many communities in which we work.
Coast to Country Housing Company is a Townsville-based not-for-profit Community Housing organisation that provides social and affordable housing to the community. C2C's vision is to be the leader in providing positive solutions for people where they can connect with the community, realise opportunities, and achieve the live they have imagined. C2C delivers accommodation through a number of diverse housing programs, all managed from our accessible Aitkenvale office.
HELP US MAKE A DIFFERENCE TO THE LIVES OF PEOPLE LIVING WITH DISABILITIES How much do you value a roof over your head? Your donation means more people with disabilities in North Queensland will be able to live in accessible housing. We are committed to solving the critical issue of lack of appropriate housing for people living with disabilities. With your donation, we will build more houses in North Queensland to support people with disabilities to achieve greater independence, life goals and community inclusion
Endeavour Foundation is dedicated to helping people with a disability to live fulfilling lives. We work together to turn possibilities into reality for each individual whether that means moving into a new home gaining qualifications that help fulfil individual aspirations or finding a job. Our NQ Commercial Businesses range from Document Destruction Services Food & General Packaging Assembly work to E-Waste Recycling offering real jobs in a social and supportive environment.
Everglow is a not-for-profit association whose purpose is to advance health social and public welfare by providing person centred community based services to frail and older people and people experiencing a disability. We work in partnerships to provide programs and services that strengthen individual independence and autonomy and foster social connection and cohesion. Our services include allied healthhome support and wellness programs to keep people healthy at home and in the community.
Kith & Kin meaning Friends and Family was established in Townsville in 1981 by a group of parents who could not find the kind of support needed for their children with a disability. Kith & Kin have evolved and innovated to become the diverse service it is today providing suitable and sustainable all abilities and better mental health support. Kith & Kin offer a diverse range of opportunities for people with Psychiatric Physical and Intellectual disabilities.
Every day 31 Australians are diagnosed with blood cancer. The Leukaemia Foundation's Vision to Cure and Mission to Care means that blood cancer patients have a home away from home during treatment financial and emotional support and counseling - all free of charge while researchers continue the search for cures. With no direct government funding we rely on the generosity of businesses and people like YOU to support our fund raising campaigns. Together we WILL beat blood cancer.
We offer crisis accommodation and support to 15 to 21year olds who are homeless or about to become homeless. We also have units of accommodation in the community which we can house 16 -25 year olds with support to assist them to sustain tenancies and progress in education apprenticeships or the workforce.
Townsville Intercultural Centre is a community-based organisation funded by the Department of Immigration and Multicultural Affairs. The aim of the Centre is to assist recently arrived migrants permanent residents and refugee and humanitarian entrants with their settlement in the region. TIC assists recently arrived clients to overcome the barriers and obstacles that may disadvantage them due to cultural and language differences.
TMSG is in the business of welcoming new refugees to North West QLD and through its vision for social justice working collaboratively with local national and international organisations to create a harmonious multicultural and inclusive society. TMSG delivers a range of Settlement Services as contracted by the Australian Governments Department of Social Services. It has partnerships with SOLAS for a community mental health program and a research partnership with the University of NSW.