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Communication the key for senior’s legal and support team

Collaboration, communication and supportive peers are the key for TASC’s talented and dedicated solicitors and social workers from our Seniors Legal and Support Service (affectionately known as SLASS internally because we all love an acronym)… Cake helps too 😊 . Earlier this year the service was expanded to include access for seniors living in the […]

TASC welcomes new solicitor for Roma

TASC are excited to introduce our Roma Solicitor Natalie Alexander. Natalie is available for appointments via telephone or in person, operating from the Roma Neighbourhood Centre situated on the corner of Bowen Street and Hawthorne Street, Roma. Natalie will be available for in-person appointments one week per fortnight, with phone appointments available the following week. […]

Housing a hot topic at QCOSS town hall

Yesterday TASC CEO, Frances Klaassen OAM was at the QLD Council of Social Services town hall meeting in Toowomba where she caught up with QCOSS CEO Aimee McVeigh. The town hall was a chance for community  and social service organisations to discuss existing and emerging issues facing the Toowoomba and South West QLD communities. The […]

Social Justice Advocate David Boden Celebrates 5 Years with TASC

  CONGRATULATIONS David! Our Social Justice Advocate David Boden has reached a significant milestone in his journey with TASC: five years of unwavering dedication, passion, and commitment in the pursuit of a fairer, more equitable world. In these five years, David has spearheaded impactful initiatives, engaged with communities, and collaborated with organisations that share his passion […]

Come talk with TASC during NAIDOC Week

NAIDOC Week celebrations are kicking off next week across the region with the theme of For our Elders. For a chance to win this lovely gift basket with items from local business Red Sand Sisters and artwork from some talented community members at Sunrise Way, we’d love to see you at the Toowoomba Community Fun […]

TASC Wins SILVER at the Australasian Reporting Awards (ARA) 2023

🎉 Big News! 🥈🏆 We’re thrilled to announce that TASC National has won SILVER at the prestigious Australasian Reporting Awards! 🌟✨ It’s a tremendous achievement for our organization, and we couldn’t be prouder of our team. This recognition is a testament to the hard work, dedication, and expertise of every member at TASC National. We’re […]

Tourette Syndrome Awareness Week

  This week it’s Tourette Syndrome Awareness Week. Did you know that about 1% of our population experience Tourette’s? But, what is Tourette Syndrome? Tourette Syndrome (TS) is a condition that causes involuntary motor/vocal tics. These include: repetitive movements, unwanted sounds (tics), speaking offensive language, etc. Diagnosed at the early stages of childhood, this syndrome […]

Senior Solicitor Allana Janke Celebrates 11 Years with TASC

Congratulations to our awesome Senior Solicitor Allana Janke, celebrating another work anniversary with us. Allana joined TASC in 2012 and works primarily in the area of Family Law. In her role, Allana provides people in the Ipswich community with free legal advice about parenting matters, divorce and domestic violence and family violence. She is also […]

TASC Legal Support

TASC is a long-standing provider of community legal, social justice and advocacy services across a large geographic area in Queensland. Our solicitors, social workers and advocates can help you to understand and take action about common legal problems or other matters that relate to your human rights, such as abuse and discrimination, but are currently […]

TASC meets rising demand for services

In 2021-22 TASC’s legal services helped with over 16% more problems than in the previous year, with the largest increases coming from people over 50. This increase is being reflected in the number of people utilising TASC’s SLASS services. Additionally we saw increases in the proportion of indigenous Australians being helped by TASC (increasing to […]

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