Townsville Headspace is a free service for people aged 12-25 years and their families. Headspace offers a range of support services including counseling for Mental Health and wellbeing, drug and alcohol use, work and study support, and physical and sexual health.
The National Disability Insurance Scheme can provide information and advice for existing and new participants about NDIS services.
Since 1995, the Multicultural Disability Advocacy Association (MDAA) has been advocating for the rights of people with disability from CALD/NES backgrounds, their families and carers for better outcomes and improved access to services, opportunities and participation in the disability sector.
Caring, friendly, and helpful mental health and wellbeing support in a calm, safe, and welcoming environment. Open every day.
Carer Gateway is an Australian Government program providing free services and support for carers.
If you care for a family member or friend with a disability, a medical condition, mental illness, or who is frail due to age, then Carer Gateway can help you.
People with a disability are in need of advocacy because they often experience or are vulnerable to discrimination, neglect, exploitation, and/or abuse. Independent Advocacy offer independent advice and support.