Women’s Dreamtime Yoga – Fridays

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Roma Domestic Family Violence Refuge and Mobile Outreach Service – Save the Children – Carinya

Save the Children

 

“Roma Domestic and Family Violence Refuge and Outreach Service”

We can assist women and children to obtain safe and affordable housing in Roma or elsewhere. We complete risk assessments and safety planning. We offer support and counselling not only to women that are escaping domestic and family violence, but also to women that choose to stay in their relationships. We can be reached 24/7 on 0429 116 144.


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RUBY program at PCYC

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Rise Up Be Yourself (RUBY)

 For more information contact PCYC Roma.
(07) 4622 8446

 

Facebook Page: PCYC Roma

Youtube: Ruby (Rise Up, be Yourself)


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190831: TASC

TASC

TASC National Limited (TASC) is a not-for- profit organisation providing free advice and information for people who require legal, advocacy or social services assistance.

The Roma Community Legal Service provides initial consultation, advice and referrals in generalist legal matters, with a focus on Civil and Family Law, in addition to providing Legal and Advocacy support to clients with a disability facing the Criminal Justice System. The service provides access to qualified solicitors who can explain your legal rights and obligations, and outline various options and steps you can take to solve your legal problem.

Vulnerable and marginalised members of the community, subject to a general assessment and eligibility criteria and a conflict of interest check, are eligible for this service.

Our TASC Roma office also offers a Psychology and Counselling service and Disability Advocacy.The Disability Advocacy Service advocates for justice and equity in the lives of people with a disability. This is done by speaking, writing and acting for the individuals to ensure needs are being met and rights are upheld in the wider community. The service strives to empower and encourage individuals and communities to advance the interests of people with a disability and their families.

As at 31/08/2019 TASC will no longer be offering Psychology services in Roma.

TASC Roma located at 96 Arthur Street, Roma is open Monday to Thursday from 9:00am to 4:30pm and Friday 9:00am to 4:00pm. To enquire about our services or schedule an appointment phone on 07 4523 6600.

For general information please see

Website: TASC National

Facebook Page: TASC National

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Online Help and Support

 Phone Apps:

Be Safe App  – Be Safe is a mobile app that aims to help young adults make a decision about seeking help in a crisis.

Daisy App – Daisy is an app developed by 1800RESPECT to connect people experiencing violence or abuse to services in their local area.

Help Me App – Daniel Morcombe Foundation Help Me App. A great way to not only help keep kids safe, but assist people of all ages, from 7 to 97, covering all kinds of personal emergency situations.

Websites:

Aftercare – Lived Experience Forum – The SANE Forums are a moderated service for Australians 18 years and over who are living with mental illness, and families, friends and carers of people living with mental illness.  The purpose of the Forums is for people affected by mental illness to share stories and information that can help us find positive pathways through our experience.

Ask Izzy  – Ask Izzy is a mobile website that connects people with housing, a meal, health and wellbeing services, support and counselling and more.  You just enter a postcode and tick the relevant boxes.

Australian Breastfeeding Association – Breastfeeding Information and Support

Blue Knot Foundation – Empowering recovery from childhood trauma.

Butterfly Foundation – Support for eating disorders & body image issues.

Domestic and Family Violence –  Information, services and support for people impacted by domestic and family violence.

DV Connect – We can help you, your children and your pets escape domestic violence.

E Safety – Keeping kids safe online starts with you.

Hands On As We Grow – Hands on activities to do with your kids

 

headspace  – A place to be yourself – Helping you understand and work through life’s challenges.

Health Direct – 24 Hour Health Advice

Kids Helpline – Any Time, Any Reason

Legal Aid Queensland – We give legal help to financially disadvantaged people

Mensline – Support for Australian men, anywhere, anytime

myCompass – myCompass is free online, interactive self-help program. myCompass is designed to address mild to-moderate symptoms of stress, anxiety, and depression through personalised treatments delivered entirely online.

Parentline – Parentline is a confidential telephone service providing professional counselling and support in Queensland and the Northern Territory. Our phones are open every day from 8am – 10pm, while WebChat is available every day from 8am – 9pm.

Qld Veteran’s Portal – Services and supports for ex-members of the Australian Defence Force

Raising Children Network – Provides ad-free parenting videos, articles and apps backed by Australian experts.

Reach Out – ReachOut Forums is a supportive, safe and anonymous space.  Hear from others about what has helped them and share what you’re going through.

Robot Lawyers – Robot Lawyers is a free service for people to use who cannot afford a lawyer and have a minor driving or criminal offence.

Vinnies Qld – We are here to assist you.

Women’s Technology Safety and Privacy Toolkit  – Safer technology for women

Online Groups:

Smart Recovery  – Our mutual support meetings are free and open to anyone
seeking science-based, self-empowered addiction recovery.

Facebook Pages:

Talking Families


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Blind Citizens Australia – National Women’s Special Interest Branch

Are you or do you know of…A woman who is blind or vision impaired living in rural or remote areas of Australia?

 

The accompanying flyer is to promote access to support and information for anyone living in your vicinity who is either blind or has low vision.

The Blind Citizens Australia National Women’s Special Interest Branch would appreciate it if you could place our flyer in an appropriate position so that a friend or neighbour of a resident with vision loss, can be advised of our wish to offer support to those isolated by distance and by their vision status.

If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact us, either at our Head Office number: 1800 033 660 or via email:
nwb@bca.org.au

Many thanks in anticipation.

Karen Passmore
President
Blind Citizens Australia National Women’s Special Interest Branch
Email: nwb@bca.org.au

 

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Be sure to email them directly to romaforfamilies@gmail.com and attach a photo of your activity, business or logo.

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