There are a number of community support services and programs which have all or parts of Somerset Council area in their service catchments. Services can support residents in a number of ways. These include:
Being based in Somerset (eg Our House)
Outreaching to Somerset by attending service centres on a regular basis ( eg DVAC)
Outreaching through home visits (eg some Anglicare SQ services)
Servicing residents through attendance the centre’s premises often at Ipswich, Caboolture or another town nearby ( eg Relationships Australia)
Over the phone (eg Family Drug Support 24/7 helpline)
Information contained in this database is aimed to assist residents contact relevant services. It is not the complete list of services, but serves as a reference to some of the services which are available. The information was last updated in February 2020. Due to the impact of COVID-19 most services are no longer able to provide outreach and face to face appointments. Please contact the relevant service to ask how the service is currently being delivered, as this could change rapidly. For more information on services not listed, please call Council 5424 4000 and ask to speak to the Community Development Coordinator. If you are in forced isolation or quarantined in your home, you can call 1800 173 349 for assistance.