What is Emergency Relief?
Emergency Relief (ER) is the provision of financial and material aid to people in immediate need.
Centacare FNQ works with people on options available to assist them, including referrals to appropriate specialist agencies.
We can assist with the cost of prescriptions at 22-34 Aplin St, Cairns CBD. This service is available during business hours (9:00am - 4:30 pm) for people experiencing financial hardship that live in the Cairns area. Assistance is assessed by Centacare staff in accordance with ER Guidelines. Please phone reception on 4044 0130.
What do I need to bring with me?
How to access ER?
Please telephone Centacare FNQ reception on (07) 4044 0130 if you require assistance with medical prescriptions to see if we can help.
Emergency Relief Contact:
22-34 Aplin Street, Cairns
PO Box 201, Cairns QLD 4870
Ph: 07 4044 0130
Fax: 07 4044 0120