Local encouraged to dress up for a cause

Member for Mulgrave Curtis Pitt is calling on Far Northerners to get fancy this Friday to help local Playgroup associations. “The Playgroup Association of Queensland is holding its inaugural ‘Dress Up Day’ this week and it would be great to see locals – both young and...

State Government launches new Carer Action Plan

Disability Services and Mental Health Minister Curtis Pitt today launched the Queensland Carer Action Plan 2011-14. Mr Pitt said the action plan focuses on delivering supports and services to meet the varying needs of Queensland’s estimated 500,000 carers. “Carers...

Celebrate our unsung heroes this Carers Week 2011

It’s time to shine a light on carers throughout national Carers Week 2011 (16-22 October 2011). Minister for Disability Services and Mental Health Curtis Pitt said Carers Week was a time to recognise and thank carers across the community for their hard work and...