Gympie Community Place provides an Information, Referral and Advocacy Service.
This service is aimed at providing individuals in our community, with up to date and relevant information on local services and supports. The centre displays and stocks resource information such as brochures and information sheets on specific topics. If we don't have the information we will try to find it for you!
At the centre you will find community noticeboards with information about local workshops, groups, programs and services. Many support groups and social groups use the centre for their sessions. There is also information available on this website about groups and events which is updated regularly. So have a look at out "Groups & Events" page....
Gympie Community Place provide referral information to assist people to access other services, for more specific assistance and support. If you are seeking information about services or support options available in Gympie, or you have a specific issue that you need assistance with….please don’t hesitate to drop into the centre.
Gympie Community Place can also provide some limited advocacy support – but this is dependent on staff availability. Advocacy support may include things such as assistance with paperwork or completing forms; typing up documents; access to the internet for information; photocopying and/or faxing of documents; researching specific information; making enquiries or referrals to other services on behalf of the client. If you feel that you need some advocacy type support, please contact staff for more information.