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Brisbane Interest Groups, Support Groups and Community Pages
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Support Groups and Services in Brisbane and Queensland

Support and Networking – Brisbane 139 Club is a homeless refuge that provides a range of day and visiting services, welfare and family support, and community development initiatives. Al-Anon Family Groups (Alateen)  – Helps families and friends of alcoholics recover from the effects of living with the problem drinking of someone close. Alternatives to Violence… Read More

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Social Groups in Brisbane & Queensland

Brisbane Social Groups Brisbane City Chess – If Brisbane is a ‘World City’ then why is it near impossible to find a game of chess in the CBD? Chess is an unsurpassed ‘leveler’ which has remained constant for over 1500 years, not caring for your age, sex or station in life. Let’s get a social chess… Read More

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Support Groups for Grief and Bereavement for Brisbane Queensland Australia

Brisbane Support Groups for Grief and Bereavement Hannah’s Foundation, Australia’s only Drowning prevention, awareness and family support services. We have three primary roles and functions for supporting families of any tragedy such as child drowning, ocean drownings, boating accidents, floods or other water tragedies in Australia. We also support those victims who have suffered non… Read More

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Theatres and Theatre Groups – What’s on at Brisbane & Queensland Theatres

Brisbane Theatres Arts Theatre – Petrie Tce, Brisbane CBD. Backbone Youth Arts Brisbane Multicultural Arts Centre Brisbane Powerhouse – A contemporary performing and visual arts space. Comedy, dance, cabaret, music, farmer’s markets, dining and more. Located in New Farm Park. Centenary Theatre Group Inc – Chelmer Communitiy Centre. Expressions Dance Companies – Contemporary dance. The… Read More

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Volunteer Queensland

Volunteers are always needed and it is a quick way to make friends and learn new skills. Calls for volunteers can be posted on our forum See also community groups. Animal Welfare League Australia – The non-profit organisation requires volunteers to help care for stray and abandoned animals. Amnesty International Brisbane City Group Brisbane State Emergency Services (SES) Careflight Rescue QLD –… Read More

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Women’s Groups Brisbane & Queensland

Women’s social, networking and interest groups in Brisbane and around Queensland.

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Outside School Hours Care – Brisbane Queensland Australia

Before and After School Care Queensland Government Childcare Services Search Queensland Government Child Care Information Service Vacation Care – for information, ring Dept of Family and Community Services (07) 3224 4225, or from outside of Brisbane 1800 637 711. Information for Working In Child Care See BCL School Holidays for Holiday and Term Dates throughout… Read More

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Brisbane Schools and Education in Brisbane Queensland Australia

Education and Schools in Brisbane Brisbane has a wide range of educational and training facilities for all ages. Queensland children normally begin school in the year of their 6th birthday. Most attend state or independent schools. Others study by distance education and some families choose home-schooling. Queensland’s new Preparatory Year replaced preschool from 2007 and… Read More

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Public Speaking Queensland

Brisbane Public Speaking & Debating Clubs etc Australian Speak Easy – A national organisation that provides support for people who stutter. Group meetings are held in most states. Forum Communicators – Queensland public speaking and personal development organisation, with groups meeting at Ashgrove, Bayside, Beenleigh, Bremer, Brisbane City, Brisbane West, Chermside, Cleveland, Carindale, Gold Coast… Read More

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Disability Queensland

Disability Services and Information National Disability Insurance Scheme website about the proposed NDIS includes information, draft legislations, a forum, and much more. Access Brisbane – A guide to access and facilities for people with disabilities plus stories, art and feedback. Anti-Discrimination Commission – Can help if you’ve been discriminated against in employment, education and many… Read More

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