Legal black hole looms under funding cuts

Albert & Logan News, March 9, 2017 The Palaszczuk state government has called on the Turnbull federal government to reverse a $2 million cut to community legal services. Attorney-General and Minister for Justice Yvette D’Ath said the federal cuts would stop some Logan residents being able to access free legal help. “These funding cuts could […]

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New service for domestic violence victims arrives in Beaudesert

Beaudesert Times, March 3, 2017 A new domestic violence service has been introduced to Beaudesert as domestic violence cases continue to rise in the region. YFS has partnered with Beaucare to deliver a service providing domestic violence counselling, court support, home safety upgrades for people experiencing domestic and family violence and specialised counselling for children […]

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Women empowered

Albert & Logan News, March 2, 2017 Gender equality, mental health at heart of youth program A new youth led initiative has been launched to help Logan women tackle gender inequality at school and work. Self-esteem, body image, mental health and bullying will also be on the agenda when R4Respect hosts its first Logan Girls […]

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YFS delivers new domestic violence service in Beaudesert

YFS has partnered with Beaucare to deliver domestic violence counselling and court support in the Beaudesert area. The service, made possible by funding from the Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services aims to drive integrated responses to domestic and family violence across Beaudesert and Jimboomba. YFS CEO, Cath Bartolo said the new service […]

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