At Centacare FNQ we provide services that are community driven, easy to access and make a difference in the lives of individuals, families and the Far North Queensland region. As a local organisation we want to improve the community in which we live, we know that starts with listening and working together with local people. We will listen and always try to make a difference.
Multicultural Services provides free support for eligible individuals, families
and migrant communities in Cairns and the surrounding regions. Our service
specialises in regional settlement and includes settlement case management,
community information sessions, education and training and advocacy services.
Centacare Social Wellbeing Hub offers a Social Support Group for people who wish to remain independent in the community and centre-based respite to young people living with physical and intellectual disabilities and their Carers.
We offer a range of services from across all our service areas for adults over 65 and people under 65 who are living with a disability with or without a NDIS plan, including NDIS Support Coordination.
Centacare provides Mental Health services including Counselling for individuals, children, couples and families and Coaching to enhance the quality of life for people with a mental illness, their families and carers. Our Mental Health services are available to people with or without a NDIS plan.
Centacare FNQ is a registered provider of NDIS services. Our Support Coordination team are ready to help you through the planning process to becoming NDIS ready, helping you achieve your goals and plan for the future.
We can also provide a range of services and supports from across all our service areas to support you achieve your goals.
Working at Centacare FNQ means more than just a job. We are a values-driven organisation that aims to provide the best possible services to meet the needs of people in our community.
Centacare volunteers also play a vital role by providing support across all our projects and programs supporting newly arrived refugees and migrants towards independence. Volunteering gives you an opportunity to meet new people, learn new skills, build your self-confidence, support a cause as well as have fun by staying active and involved within our community.