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Venues for Community Housing Provider Information Sessions

We have now finalised the venues for the CHP information sessions which will start in Brisbane North on 30 January, 2014. Please see the attached information sheet. It is not too late to register, but please be aware that, with the exception of Brisbane North, the evening sessions are not going ahead. This is because the majority of people have chosen to attend the afternoon sessions. Please call us on 3831 5900 if you cannot attend a session but would to kept up to date with what is happening.

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Community Housing Provider Information Sessions

Community Housing Providers are invited to information sessions about registration under the National Regulatory Scheme. Q Shelter will be holding sessions around the state from 30 January 2012.  Full details and registration are available in the attachments.

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Communicating with our members

The incoming Q Shelter Management Committee, elected at our AGM on 27 November, 2013 has resolved to make particular efforts to encourage meaningful two-way communication with our membership. To this end, a letter was sent to all members late last year. Here it is again, just in case you missed it.

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Minister announces 3 year funding for Q Shelter

At a packed AGM held on 27 November, guest speaker, Minister Tim Mander, announced a further three year funding for Queensland Shelter. This funding has been provided so Q Shelter can move into its new and exciting role of supporting the community housing sector in readiness for the National Regulatory System (NRS) at the end of 2014 and the Government’s 2020 Housing Strategy. Q Shelter will provide a vital link with the community housing sector as they move into this new environment. In announcing the funding Minister Mander acknowledged the great work Q Shelter has done over the past 25 year and was confident that we will continue to provide the expertise needed in this new role. Read more »

Members! Last chance to have a say at the AGM

Our Annual General Meeting is being held on 27 November 2013 at 10.00 am. The Minister for Housing and Public Works, The Hon Mr Tim Mander will be guest speaker. As a member you are entitled to vote on issues such as accepting the Annual Report. If you are unable to attend in person, you can still participate by appointing a proxy. You can download the proxy form below. Once completed you can either email it to ann [dot] earle [at] qshelter [dot] asn [dot] au or post it to PO Box 214, Spring Hill, Qld 4004. We will need to receive it before COB 25 November 2013. Read more »

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