The following links will provide you with access to the online process of applying for grants
Community Recovery Hub
This hub has links and phone numbers for emergency, hardship assistance and support and other community recovery assistance: hihaslinks and phone numbers for emergency, hardship assistance and support and other community recovery assistance: https://www.communityrecovery.qld.gov.au/#/
Education Qld Student Claims
Parents and caregivers of students enrolled at a North Queensland state school affected by the flood event can claim for uniforms, stationery and curriculum resources such as pencils, pens, exercise books, scissors, dictionaries, atlases, library bags and text books that have been damaged or lost at a school to a maximum value of up to $150 per student. https://qed.qld.gov.au/emergency-management/2019-flood-assistance-package/student-claims
Far North Qld Government disaster recovery payment
The Australian Government Disaster Recovery Payment is a one-off payment to help you if a declared disaster significantly affects you. It’s not for minor damage or inconvenience. Phone: 180 22 66
Emergency Housing Assistance
If you need urgent housing assistance as a result of the weather event, call 13 QGOV (13 74 68).
Essential Household Contents Grant
If you are uninsured, or unable to claim insurance, you may be eligible for financial assistance to provide a contribution towards replacing or repairing essential household contents, such as beds, linen and whitegoods, that have been lost or damaged in a disaster.
Grants of up to $1,765 for single adults and up to $5,300 for couples/families are available.
PRIORITIZED KIDS HELPLINE CONTACTS FROM YOUR
We have prioritized Kids Helpline ph-1800 55 1800 counselling
support (phone & web) for young people contacting from flood affected areas
of Central, North & Far North QLD.
If any students need individualized support, they are most welcome to
contact us for free, 24/7 on or access webchat or email
counselling via our website: