Dr Anthony Lynham

STATE MEMBER FOR STAFFORD

Renewed emergency relief funding

Renewed emergency relief funding

12 December, 2019 –

The Queensland Government will renew funding for 84 Emergency Relief services for a further three years.

Emergency Relief providers assist vulnerable Queenslanders who may be struggling due to job loss, unexpected bills, or personal crisis following a natural disaster.

From 1 January 2020 to 31 December 2022, a total of $5.26 million funding will assist Emergency Relief providers in distributing cash, food vouchers, food parcels and third-party payments to families and individuals in immediate financial crisis.

For a full list of organisations that provide emergency relief in Queensland, visit: www.oneplace.org.au/search/emergency%20relief