North Queensland Monsoon updates

February 8, 2019

Due to significant weather events affecting North Queensland a number of UnitingCare Services have been impacted.


Our first priority is the safety and wellbeing of our clients, residents, employees and volunteers.


The Lifeline Community Recovery Team have been stood up and will work with the Queensland Government to provide any assistance required to local communities.


Blue Care Community Services have been temporarily limited to essential services ONLY due to the monsoonal trough affecting North Queensland.


Blue Care facilities such as Mt Louisa Aged Care facility and Carlyle Gardens Retirement Village are not impacted at this time.


Concerned residents, clients and families needing further information are advised to contact our teams on the following numbers:


Customer Service Centre (CSC) Team can be contacted Saturday 10am – 2pm on: 1300 986 547


After hours, Customer Service Centre representative can be contacted on: 0404 895 483