Services Available in Chinchilla

Anglicare Chinchilla

Our Enable Lifestyle Support program provides support to clients with a physical or intellectual disability living within a 200km radius of Roma. We offer in-home support and assist our clients with personal hygiene, shopping and meal preparation. We also provide opportunities for those with a disability to develop and maintain skills, enjoy social interaction and participate in the life of the local community. Our out-of-home respite program including woodwork shop activities, bicycle repair program, song and dance troupe and school holiday activities. We also work with clients to enable them to attend and explore vocational and recreational opportunities including TAFE courses, weekend farm stays, holidays and sporting activities.
Phone: 0457 098 649
Located at Chinchilla Family Support Centre

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CRS Australia

Every day, CRS Australia is working hard in your community. We help thousands of job seekers find and keep jobs, and we work with employers to keep workplaces safe.
Phone: 1800 277 277
Located at Chinchilla Family Support Centre, visiting every second Tuesday

Bridge Employment

Bridge Employment a division of Waminda Service was established in 1994 to help people with a disability who are job ready and capable to find and maintain employment in the open employment market.
Phone: (07) 4662 5229
Located at Chinchilla Family Support Centre, visiting every Friday.

APM – Advanced Personnel Management

Advanced Personnel Management (APM) is an Australian owned national provider of Workplace Rehabilitation, Employment and Psychological Services.
Phone: 1300 366 047
Located at Chinchilla Family Support Centre, visiting monthly

P.I.R – Partners in Recovery

PIR is a support service for people with severe and persistent mental illness with complex needs, and their carer’s and families. It works with many different services in the community and in Government to link people to the support they need. PIR works with the system to make the system work better for you as an individual.
Phone: 1300 991 443

Rural Women’s Outreach Legal Service – TASC

The Rural Women’s Outreach Legal Service (RWOLS) helps rural and regional women in South West Queensland on their first appointment access the right legal services or support agencies for their legal problem as well as provide initial advice.
Toll Free: 1300 008 272
Located at Chinchilla Family Support Centre, visiting monthly


McDonald Law

MacDonald Law can provide legal solutions to life’s legal issues.
Phone: (07) 4638 9433
Located at Chinchilla Family Support Centre, visiting monthly


Salvation Army – Money care

The Salvation Army’s Moneycare is a free and confidential financial counselling service for people facing financial difficulties or wanting to avoid financial difficulties in the future. Staff are able to help with a range of issues including budgeting, credit, debt and repossession.
Phone: (07) 4669 6393
Located at Chinchilla Family Support Centre, visiting monthly

Lifeline Case Management

Lifeline provides all Australians experiencing a personal crisis with access to online, phone and face-to-face crisis support and suicide prevention services. Find out how these services can help you, a friend or loved one.
Phone: 13 11 14
Located at Chinchilla Family Support Centre, visiting every Thursday


Lifeline Financial Counselling

Financial Counsellors provide a free and independent service to anyone who wants information or assistance with a wide range of issues from budgeting advice to help negotiating with creditors, to legal rights and responsibilities about contracts and debt issues.
Phone: 13 11 14
Located at Chinchilla Family Support Centre, visiting every Thursday


Lifeline Rural Counselling

Lifeline provides all Australians experiencing a personal crisis with access to online, phone and face-to-face crisis support and suicide prevention services. Find out how these services can help you, a friend or loved one.
Phone: 13 11 14
Located at Chinchilla Family Support Centre, visiting every Thursday


Chinchilla Community Mental Health Centre

Provides crisis intervention, counselling and treatment services for people with mental illness.
Phone: (07) 4662 7711
Located at Cnr Heeney St and Hypatia St, Chinchilla

Child Health Nurse

Child Health Nurse based in the Chinchilla Hospital
Phone: (07) 4662 8888
Located at Slessar Street, Chinchilla

Blue Care Chinchilla

Since 1953, we have been caring for the elderly, people with disabilities and others in the community during their time of need. We provide support to people in their homes, in local community centres, in our residential aged care facilities and in our retirement villages.
Phone: (07) 4662 8056
Located at 15 Windmill Road, Chinchilla


Chinchilla Men’s Shed Inc

Australian Men’s Shed Association recognises as a Men’s Shed any community-based, non-profit, non-commercial organization that is accessible to all men and whose primary activity is the provision of a safe and friendly environment where men are able to work on meaningful projects at their own pace in their own time in the company of other men. A major objective is to advance the well-being and health of their male members.
Phone: (07) 4662 7661
Located at 17/33 Villers Street, Chinchilla

Chinchilla and District Disability Carers Group

Carer Support Groups offer carers social and emotional support, an opportunity to share information and ideas and time out for carers. If you care for a family member or a friend who has a disability, mental illness, chronic condition, terminal illness or who are frail aged you may wish to become part of a support group
Every Second Friday of the month from 10am – 12pm
Phone: 1800 242 636
Located at CWA, Heeney Street, Chinchilla

Southern Queensland Institute of TAFE

The Southern Queensland Institute of TAFE provides a variety of student support services to assist you with your studies at TAFE.
Phone: (07) 4672 6400
Located at 9 Zeller Street, Chinchilla


Chinchilla Library

Bookclub: Meets on the first Thursday of each month at 5.00pm.
Junior Bookclub: Meets on the third Wednesday of every month.
Beginner’s computer lessons: Every Thursday from 10.00am. Bookings are essential.
Toddler Storytime: Every Friday at 10.15am
Phone: (07) 4679 4470
Located at 80-86 Heeney Street, Chinchilla

Chinchilla Aquatic & Fitness Centre

Manager – Michael Wise Summer
Opening Times
Monday to Thursday 5.00am – 8.00am, 9.00am – 8.00pm (outdoor pool closes at 5.30pm Thursdays for Chinchilla Sharks Swimming club night),  Friday 5.30am – 8.00am, 9.00am – 7.00pm Saturday and Sunday 6.00am – 1.00pm, 2.00pm to 6.00pm Public Holidays 2.00pm – 6.00pm.
Find out more details on the Chinchilla Aquatic and Fitness Centre’s Facebook page
Phone: (07) 4662 7516
Located at 97 Middle Street, Chinchilla

Chinchilla Meals On Meals

More than just a meal – Meals on Wheels has had a place in the hearts and homes of Australians for more than 50 years. Helping the frail older people and younger people with disabilities and their carers stay in their homes where most are happiest is at the heart of the matter.
Phone: (07) 4662 8043
Located at 1 Reid Street, Chinchilla

Chinchilla Apex Club Inc

We are a diverse group of men and women aged 18 to 45 who are dedicated to serving the community whilst having fun, developing ourselves, and building life-long friendships. We invite you to explore this site and get a better understanding of who we are, what we stand for and what we do.
Phone: Gerard Bellgrove on 0428 691 653
Located in Chinchilla


Rotary Club Chinchilla

Rotary is a worldwide organisation of business, professional and community leaders. Clubs are non-political, non-religious and open to all cultures, races and creeds. Richly rewarding, Rotary International gives you the opportunity to ‘pay it forward’ and to have a positive impact wherever you choose.
Phone: (07) 4662 7207
Located at Chinchilla RSL,61 Heeney Street, Chinchilla


Lions Club Chinchilla

We are ordinary people, just like you, who care about their community. Lions members come from all walks of life from blue collar workers to professionals all working together for the benefit of our community
Phone: (07) 4662 7196
Located in Chinchilla


CWA Chinchilla

Within the QCWA there are numerous committees dedicated to all manner of activities. Some of these committees run classes, workshops and competitions, while others spend their time researching and investigating issues that are important to members. Members are able to serve on the committees and the committees are always looking for willing members to assist at events and competitions and more importantly to take part in the various activities that are organised throughout the year.
Phone: (07) 4665 4195
Located at 53 Heeney Street, Chinchilla

C & K Chinchilla Community Kindergarten

Chinchilla Kindergarten is housed in our newly opened premises on Colamba Street. The children enjoy a fun and stimulating learning environment where they engage with materials and ideas, they enjoy visual and performing art spaces that encourages a spirit of exploration and learning through play.
Phone: (07) 4662 7028
Located at 24-26 Colamba Street, Chinchilla


Charley’s Place

At Charley’s Place Early Learning Colleges we are passionate about creating success for children through play and education.
Phone: (07) 4668 9366
Located at 3 Braithewaite Street, Chinchilla