Over the past few weeks, communities across Queensland and northern New South Wales have experienced extreme heavy rains and flooding. This has been a difficult and uncertain time for many people. Because of this, we have collated a list of resources and crisis support services for people impacted by the floods. We also encourage all members who have been impacted by the floods and require any support to get in contact with us by calling 1800 033 660 or emailing us on email@example.com. You can also use our text line at 0436 446 780.
Support for People with Disabilities
NDIS – Support for Participants Experiencing Severe Weather in QLD and NSW
Mental Health Support
- Call 1300 22 4636
- Text 0477 13 11 14
- Visit https://www.beyondblue.org.au/ for web chat and for more information
- Call 13 11 14
- Visit https://www.lifeline.org.au/ for web chat and for more information
Cleaning Up After a Flood – What You Need to Know
Household Clean-up After a Storm or Flood
Lismore City Council – Flood Information
Northern Rivers Flood Assistance
Services Australia NSW Floods Disaster Recovery Payment
Disaster Relief Grants for Individuals
For information about a range of recovery services and assistance measures offered to help people who have been impacted by disasters in Queensland, including:
- Financial assistance
- Emotional wellbeing and support services
- Information, referrals, and advice
Visit the Community Recovery Portal.
Other resources are also listed below.
QLD Flood Information and Assistance
Services Australia – South East Queensland Floods Disaster Recovery Payment