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Family fun day promotes stronger, more connected families

22 Jun 2017

On 13 May, the ‘Deadly Families ARE Happy, Safe and Strong’ Fun Day was held for the fifth year running at Riverway in Townsville. The aim of the event is for famili

Collaborative project helps domestic violence victims seek support

24 Apr 2017

A news article published last week in Beaudesert Times online highlights our commitment to working collaboratively with community and government partners to support people in need.

Young people reveal their photography skills at a showcase event

17 Mar 2017

As part of a lead-in to National Youth Week 2017 event, a group of young people unveiled their photographs at a showcase event on 28 February to celebrate their efforts and to reco

Extending thanks to our community supporters

16 Dec 2016

The Romero Centre would like to acknowledge the far-reaching community support that has been shown to the centre recently. Special Christmas hampers were delivered to the centre to

Afghan cooking class connects Toowoomba communities

25 Oct 2016

Toowoomba residents’ culinary horizons widened on Saturday at the Afghan Culinary Celebration supported by Mercy Community Services, Multicultural Development Association and

Eye Care-We Care opens communities’ eyes

25 Oct 2016

The Eye Care-We Care free vision screening program for migrants and refugees is transforming how Toowoomba’s migrant and refugee communities see the world around them. Run

Celebrating traditional culture with Indigenous children and young people in Toowoomba

25 Oct 2016

Rain did not dampen community Elders support for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and young people in foster care at the Mercy Elders Program NAIDOC Celebration Day h

Mercy Community Services and family support agencies host Townsville event during Child Protection Week

20 Sep 2016

In partnership with key family support agencies from the Townsville Family Support Alliance (LLA), Mercy Community Services hosted a free Family Fun Day on the Strand on 8 Septembe

Mercy Community Services to operate new Lowood hub

6 Sep 2016

Mercy Community Services is pleased to announce that the Queensland State Government has entrusted the organisation with operating the new Lowood integrated early years’ serv

Opening of new community services centre to support Caboolture families

26 Jul 2016

Young children, teenagers and families in the Caboolture area are set to benefit from a new community services centre that was officially opened on Thursday 21 July by the State Me