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Coronavirus Resources


Aboriginal specific information

  • Coronavirus - How to support our mob and communities video
  • COVID-19 resources: Queensland Aboriginal and Islander Health Council
  • Kimberly Aboriginal Medical Service COVID-19 updates
  • NACCHO Aboriginal Health and #CoronaVirus news alert
  • Victorian State Government Coronavirus information for Aboriginal communities
  • Donations of essential items for Aboriginal people.

Board information

  • Institute of Community Directors Australia free Epidemic/Pandemic Policy document
  • Coronavirus (COVID-19). Know your directors’ duties and how to manage them  webinar
  • Coronavirus (COVID-19). Know your directors’ duties and how to manage them handouts

Communication and advocacy information

Court information 

  • Family Court of Australia update 
  • Queensland Courts information page on court operations as a result of COVID-19
  • Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal QCAT COVID-19 update
  • Queensland Law Society update on Courts, Commissions, Tribunals, Titles and property
  • Family Court of Australia - Information for parents - questions and answers
  • QIFVLS factsheet - COVID19 and the Federal Circuit Court
  • QIFVLS factsheet - COVID19 and the Magistrates Court
  • Practitioner guide to electronic Alternative Dispute Resolution in the Family Court of Australia and the Federal Circuit Court of Australia
  • Family Court and the Federal Circuit Court new procedures to fast track applications

Employee information

    Employer information

    Financial support for clients of community legal centres

    Financial support for not for profits

    • Financial and other assistance available to not-for-profit organisations, individuals and businesses 
    • ACNC blanket extension to Annual Information Statement submissions
    • Grant-seeking during COVID-19
    • Grant assistance for organisations affected by COVID-19

    IT support

    Legal help

    • Community legal centres in Queensland opening hours during the coronavirus
    • Community Legal Centres who can help you with your legal problem
    • Caxton Legal Centre factsheet: COVID-19 and your everyday legal issues
    • Caxton Legal Centre factsheet: COVID-19 and the legal consequences of failing to self-quarantine
    • Caxton Legal Centre factsheet: COVID-19 and family law issues.
    • Caxton Legal Centre COVID-19 legal information video: Surviving on a reduced income
    • Caxton Legal Centre COVID-19 legal information video: General access to health services
    • Caxton Legal Centre COVID-19 legal information video: Racism
    • Legal Aid Queensland COVID-19 updates
    • Free and independent phone and internet compliant services
    • Seven guidelines for parents who are divorced/separated and sharing custody of children during the COVID19 pandemic
    • Free legal help for the community sector from Justice Connect
    • Queensland Human Rights Commission changes to its service delivery
    • QCAT COVID-19 updates
    • Consumer Action Law Centre’s work during COVID-19 health crisis
    • Australian Women Against Violence Alliance resources specific to gendered and intimate partner violence
    • Youth Advocacy Centre legal information
    • COVID-19 Phone and internet issues
    • Prisoners' Legal Service poster: COVID-19 and parole
    • Disability advocacy finder
    • Caxton Legal Centre factsheets and self-help kits
    • COVID-19 factsheet concerning police powers in Queensland 
    • Legal factsheet for young people
    • Mediating using technology
    • Fast-tracking parole applications for prisoners
    • Guide for Practitioners and Parties in Family Law Priority Property Pools under $500,000 cases
    • COVID-19 and human rights
    • Queensland Corrective Services COVID-19 (Coronavirus): Information for stakeholders
    • COVID- 19 Criminal law updates
    • YAC Factsheet COVID-19: Legal Information
    • Health Justice Australia position statement
    • Elder mediation support service
    • Legal support for prisioners

    Mental and physical health information

    • Commonwealth Government resources including posters for your office and social media posts 
    • Free counselling for CLC staff through LifeWorks
    • Queensland Law Society advice on dealing with isolation
    • A practical guide to Video Mental Health Consultation
    • Digital mental health resources
    • Work from home and mental health - The Remote Expert video 
    • How to prevent burnout and look after yourself in practice - The College of Law video
    • 5 ways to draw the line between work and the rest of life - The College of Law article
    • Queensland Mental Health Commission - Coronavirus and mental health resources
    • Australian government advice - Supporting the mental health of Australians through the Coronavirus pandemic
    • Queensland Mental Health Commission COVID-19 and mental health resources
    • Beyond Blue - Looking after your mental health during the coronavirus outbreak
    • Telephone, digital and downloadable tools for remote alcohol and drug service delivery
    • Queensland Government health hotline
    • Blackdog Institute COVID-19 resources for anxiety, stress and wellbeing
    • Blackdog online self-guided program on overall mental health and wellbeing
    • Information about LifeWorks Contact Centre
    • Information about the LifeWorks Employee Assistance Program
    • Information about LifeWorks EAP Counselling service
    • Insight Remote AOD Support Toolkit
    • Collective submissions on combatting anxiety from a number of mental health professionals 

    Organisational information

    • Upcoming free webinars from Justice Connect for NFPs - Employment issues for NFPs, contract issues for community organisations & AGMS - postpone or hold remotely.
    • Queensland Law Society COVID-19 legal profession resources 
    • Business continuity planning accelerator
    • Summary of QCOSS’ activities for pandemic management
    • Impact of COVID-19 on the NSW legal profession
    • Person-centred emergency preparedness planning for COVID-19
    • Gallagher’s pandemic preparedness resources including tips on remote work, simple business continuity planning and cyber risks
    • Pandemic risk management for business
    • King and Wood Mallesons implications for business guides
    • Free ethics and compliance training video - safeguarding company assets, data privacy and fraud
    • How NFPs can navigate the challenges presented by COVID-19 webinar
    • Community services industry planning tools
    • Griffith University guide supporting small businesses during COVID-19
    • Accessing Care Army volunteers
    • Suncoast Community Legal Service Client Appointment Process for remote working
    • Responding to a Pandemic: A Practical Guide for Volunteer Involving Organisations
    • Volunteering in Response to a Pandemic: A Practical Guide for Volunteers

      Tenancy support

      • Information for tenants during COVID-19 pandemic
      • The Residential Rental Hub
      • Tenancy law toolkit for domestic and family violence service providers in Queensland

      Working from home information