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Rebuilding your flood damaged home seminars

Hosted by the Department of Communities, these free seminars can provide help if you need assistance with applying to Rounds 2 or 3 of the Premier's Disaster Relief Appeal, if you have had your insurance claim rejected or you're not getting feedback from your insurer about the status of your claim, or if your home was damaged as a result of the floods and you need to make repairs.

West End

Date: Tuesday 7 June
Time: 6-8.30 pm
Location: West End Croquet Club Community Hall, 91 Cordelia Street (Musgrave Park)
RSVP: Not required. For further information, contact the Community Recovery Referral and Information Centre on 3406 2446

Middle Park

Date: Wednesday 8 June
Time: 6-8.30 pm
Location: Good News Lutheran School Hall, 49 Horizon Drive, Middle Park
RSVP: Not required. For further information, contact the Community Recovery Referral and Information Centre on 3406 2446

Yeronga

Date: Thursday 9 June
Time: 6-8.30 pm
Location: Yeronga State Primary School Hall, 122 Park Road, Yeronga
RSVP: Not required. For further information, contact the Community Recovery Referral and Information Centre on 3406 2446


Flood Recovery Triple P: How you can help your children

Flood Recovery Triple P has been developed at the Parenting and Family Support Centre, University of Queensland by the creators of the well known Triple P – Positive Parenting Program. These sessions for parents will cover how best to manage post-flood emotions and behaviour in children. Seminars are free.

Check out their website for dates and locations.


Rockhampton

Date: Wednesday 8 June 2011
Time: 1.30pm - 4.00pm
Location: Community Legal Centre Inc. Suite 5/67 East Street, Rockhampton
RSVP: No

The General Insurance Ombudsman Mr John Price will host a question and answer session at this community forum followed by one-on-one advice sessions if required.


Emerald

Date: Tuesday 7 June 2011
Time: 4.30pm - 7.00pm
Location: Neighbourhood Centre, 17 Yamala Street, Emerald
RSVP: No

The General Insurance Ombudsman Mr John Price will host a question and answer session at this community forum followed by one-on-one advice sessions if required.


Brisbane

Flood and cyclone legal assistance clinic

Date: Every Saturday until 10 September 2011
Time: 9-11 am
Location: Caxton Legal Centre, 1 Manning Street, South Brisbane
RSVP: No appointment necessary, but you must arrive between 9-11 am

Caxton Legal Centre can assist people with insurance claims and appeals, general consumer advice, advice about tenancy, fencing, credit and debt, other insurance, employment, family and domestic violence, body corporate disputes and other neighbourhood disputes. Unfortunately, it cannot give advice on business problems or building disputes.


Previous events

Tully

Date: Fortnightly on Friday 1, 15, and 29 April, and Friday 13 and 27 May, 2011
Time: 10.00am - 12.00pm (Tully Support Centre), and 12.00pm - 2.00pm (Tully Courthouse) 
Location: Tully Support Centre - 54 Bryant Street, Tully; Tully Courthouse - 46 Bryant Street, Tully
RSVP: Not required


Murphys Creek

Date: Saturday, 9 April 2011 
Time: 2 pm
Location: Recovery Centre, Murphys Creek Grounds, Murphys Creek
RSVP: Not required


Ipswich

Blair Insurance Forum

Date: Tuesday, 5 April 2011 
Time: 12.30 pm
Location: Swifts Bowls Club, Green Street, Booval
RSVP: Shayne.Neumann.MP@aph.gov.au or (07) 3201 5300


Grantham

Date: Wednesday, 30 March 2011
Time: 6 pm
Location: Marquee behind Grantham State School, 15 Victor Street, Grantham
RSVP: not required 


Flood legal advice and information clinic

Central Highlands Regional Council Flood Information Session

Date:
Monday, 28 March 2011
Time: 12.00 - 4.30pm
Location: McIndoe Park Function Centre, Opal Street Emerald
RSVP: Not required
The Central Queensland Community Legal Centre Inc and other partner agencies will be providing flood-related legal information and advice at this session.


Ipswich

Date: Friday 18 March 2011
Time: 10 am to 4 pm
Location: Swifts Sports Club, cnr Brisbane Road and Green Street, Booval
RSVP: not required 


Community Tent BBQ

Date: Monday 7 February 2011
Time: 5:30 pm
Location: Community Tent, Cnr Annie and Leeds Streets, Rocklea

Date: Monday 14 February 2011
Time: 4 pm to 6 pm
Location: Community Tent, Cnr Annie and Leeds Streets, Rocklea

Legal Aid Queensland representatives will be attending the Community Tent BBQ at Rocklea to provide information about the flood legal services available and distribute relevant factsheets.  


The Insurance Council of Australia, The Financial Ombudsman Office and Legal Aid Queensland will be hosting the following community information meetings for flood affected communities.

Attendees will be provided with a brief overview by each keynote speaker as to their respective organisation's roles and support that can be accessed. There will also be an opportunity to ask general questions and if necessary to speak individually with the speakers to raise specific issues with current insurance claims.

Ipswich

Date: Tuesday 8 February 2011
Time: 7 pm to 9 pm
Location: W G Hayden Humanities Centre Auditorium), 56 South Street, Ipswich
RSVP: http://guest.cvent.com/d/qdqgq9/4W


Goodna

Date: Wednesday 9 February 2011
Time: 7 pm to 9 pm
Location: Goodna State School, 1 Albert Street, Goodna
RSVP: http://guest.cvent.com/d/pdqgql/4W


Karalee

Date: Thursday 10 February 2011
Time: 7 pm to 9 pm
Location: Karalee State School, Summervilles Road, Karalee
RSVP: http://guest.cvent.com/d/wdqgql/4W


Oxley

Date: Tuesday 15 February 2011
Time: 7 pm to 9 pm
Location: Oxley Bowling Club, 24 – 30 Englefield Rd, Oxley
RSVP: not required


Yeronga

Date: Wednesday 16 February 2011
Time: 7 pm to 9 pm
Location: Yeronga Services Club (Function Room 1), Cnr Fairfield Road and Kudumba Street, Yeronga
RSVP: not required


Indooroopilly

Date: Thursday 17 February 2011
Time: 7 pm to 9 pm
Location: Uniting Church Hall, Cnr Station and Musgrave Roads, Indooroopilly
RSVP: not required



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