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Join the RAATSICC Team

We are looking for committed and self-motivated workers to deliver quality RAATSICC programs in the Far North Queensland area. Come and join our professional team to provide community service programs to children, young people, and families.

Employment contracts are paid in line with the QLD Social, Community, Home Care &... Read more

Community Workshop - Thursday Island

RAATSICC is holding a 2-day FREE COMMUNITY WORKSHOP for victims of crime and those who support them on Thursday Island.

THURSDAY 10TH AND FRIDAY 11TH AUGUST 2017.

We encourage all service providers to support their staff to attend, as well as service users who may be interested in attending.

This... Read more

Join the RAATSICC Team

We are looking for committed and self-motivated workers to deliver quality RAATSICC programs in the Far North Queensland area. Come and join our professional team to provide community service programs to children, young people, and families.

Employment contracts are paid in line with the QLD Social, Community, Home Care &... Read more

Survey - Victims of Crime & Supports

RAATSICC are currently conducting community surveys about victim of crime and the supports they receive.

If you have been a victim of crime and/or have supported someone who has been a victim of crime, please feel free to complete the survey via the below link.

The results of these surveys... Read more

Stronger Families Support

RAATSICC is holding a 2-day FREE COMMUNITY WORKSHOP for victims of crime and those who support them.

TUESDAY 14th MARCH 2017 and WEDNESDAY 15TH MARCH 2017.

We encourage all service providers to support their staff to attend, as well as service users who may be interested in attending.

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Focus Magazine Oct-Dec 2016

Hello and welcome.

Our 14th edition of the RAATSICC Focus is the last for 2016. This quarter may be filled with uncertainties, but we continue to soldier on to meet expected outcomes for our people.

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Forward for Our Families

RAATSICC held a last staff training workshop in Cairns on the 13th-15th of December, this wrapped up another successful year for RAATSICC. All staff have been extremely committed and have worked endlessly to provide accessible services to our children and families in Cairns and the Far North Qld communities throughout... Read more

Members Forum & AGM 2016

RAATSICC had a successful Members Forum on 23rd November 2016 with some very interesting information shared from many of our guest speakers. With the many changes that are currently happening with our services, it was great to come together with stakeholders and members to share each others specialty fields of... Read more

White Ribbon March - Friday 11/11/16

White Ribbon March on Friday 11.11.16 at 3:30 pm “Stand up Speak out”: Prevent men’s violence against women; everyone is welcome and your presence and support will be highly appreciated.

The March will start at the Manoora Community Garden and finishes at Manoora Community Centre.

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Aurukun urged to Speak up. Be Strong. Be Heard!

The ‘Speak Up. Be Strong. Be Heard.’ program has travelled to Cape York Peninsula.

Officers from the Cairns Child Protection Investigation Unit travelled to Aurukun last Thursday during Child Protection Week and spent the day at the Aurukun PCYC.

To read the whole article go to: http://mypolice.qld.gov.au/farnorth/2016/09/16/aurukun-urged-speak-strong-heard/

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Focus Magazine Jul-Sep 2016

Hello everyone and welcome to the 13th edition of the RAATSICC Focus. 2 major events for RAATSICC this quarter was National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Children’s Day and NAIDOC Day celebrations. Our staff always looks forward to not only participating in these days with their families but also working at... Read more

Focus Magazine Apr-Jun 2016

Welcome to our 12th Edition of the RAATSICC Focus. This newsletter give readers snapshots of RAATSICC’s involvement in various community events, especially Domestic and Family Violence Prevention month.

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DV Prevention Month 2016

May is the month to raise awareness about Domestic and Family Violence, please see attached Flyer for upcoming event in Weipa on Saturday 14th May 2016. Feel free to share through your networks, or post the flyer up in your office.

Let’s come together to address this social issue within... Read more

Expressions of Interest Non-Member Committee Members CAPE YORK/GULF RAATSICC Management Committee

The Management Committee of RAATSICC is seeking expressions of interest for two (2) Non-Member Committee Member positions by suitably qualified and skilled individuals.

Skills and experience are sought in the areas of Financial Management, Corporate Governance, Law or a field relating to the Association’s activities. For further information please contact... Read more

Multiple Office Spaces Available

RAATSICC has office spaces available at various locations, please click on the link below to view what is available. Please email Karen Rodger if you are interested and would like more information.

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Meet & Greets in Community

  • Napranum - 10am on 5th April 2016 at NAPRANUM WOMEN’S SHELTER
  • Mapoon - 10am on 6th April 2016 at LAND AND SEA, CONFERENCE ROOM
  • Weipa - 10am on 7th April 2016 at WEIPA STORM SURGE SHELTER
  • Coen and Tablelands TBA
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Qld Parent Perspectives Survey

The aim of this survey/study is to find out what parents think about the quality of the child protection services offered by the Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services. The survey has been approved by the Director-General of the Department, but it is being independently conducted (Griffith University... Read more

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