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Helping families & communities

Understanding & valuing our families & communities. Supporting them to raise Queensland’s kids.

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Families are First

The Families are First movement explores, celebrates and shares generations of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander wisdom on parenting to raise children to thrive in a strong community.

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Talking Families

Parenting is hard but you’re not alone. The Talking Families initiative encourages parents to ask for help.

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oneplace Community Services Directory

oneplace is an online directory of local services to support Queensland families and communities.

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Listening to families

We commissioned research to find out what life is like for Queensland parents. Are they stressed? Do they ask for help? Here's what they said.

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Information kit on child protection for parents

Information about rights, investigation and case management processes, what to expect during court, how to make a complaint and where to find support.

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Get help

If you need help, here are a list of services to support children and families.

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The Families are First movement explores, celebrates and shares over 60,000 years of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander parenting wisdom to raise children to thrive in a strong community.
Families are First