Burdekin Shire Council supports a range of services which foster the social well-being and health needs of the community. These services are listed below.
The Burdekin Community Association Inc. (BCA)
The Burdekin Community Association Inc. (BCA) is a not-for-profit, incorporated association, which strives to fulfil the unmet social, welfare and health needs of the Burdekin community. A diverse range of community services are delivered by the BCA to the Burdekin Shire. Since establishment in 1975, BCA has evolved to become one of the largest community organisations in the region.
BCA’s Vision is for “compassionate and connected communities where everyone is supported and free from hardship and distress.”
BCA’s Purpose is to “assist the aged, families, children and individuals who are suffering hardship and distress and to improve the health and wellbeing of people in the region.”
Our Core Values include “Compassion; Respect; Integrity and Leading through learning.” Our values provide a platform for individual, team and organisation attitudes and behaviours, the way we work and interact with people.
For further information visit The Burdekin Community Association Inc. website.
Flexi Queensland is a specialist disability support service with a wealth of knowledge in meeting the needs of people with disability.
Flexi Queensland supports:
- children and adults with a disability
- individuals experiencing mental illness and
- those who are ageing in a wide range of life areas
- along with the parents/carers and families.
The world of support services can be overwhelming and daunting to individuals, parents, carers and families when they start their journey seeking supports for themselves or for their loved one.
It can be difficult to figure out where to begin, what it is that you need, or to know what it is you are looking for and where to find it.
If this is you… give us a call on 1800 210 637.
Let us talk you through it… the old way is sometimes the easiest… if it works for you it works for us.
To learn more about Flexi Queensland visit our web site at flexiqld.com.
Zonta Club of Burdekin Inc. (Member of Zonta International)
“Advancing the Status of Women Worldwide”
Zonta International was founded in 1919 as a network of executives and professionals in business to advance the status of women worldwide.
The Zonta Club of Burdekin Inc. provides support on women’s health issues and domestic violence related problems.
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