Weekend servicing arrangements for flood-affected communities

Department of Human Services staff will continue to work this weekend, to assist people in Queensland’s flood–affected communities.

General Manager Hank Jongen said phone lines will again be open in Queensland between 10 am and 2 pm on Saturday 16 February and Sunday 17 February.

Department of Human Services staff will continue to work this weekend, to assist people in Queensland’s flood–affected communities.

Emergency Call Centre Celebrates 10 Years

Jillian, Matt and Tanya

In times of emergency, a small team based in Geelong has provided support to thousands of Australians no matter where they are in the world. From the Victorian Bushfires to the New Zealand Earthquakes, staff at the National Emergency Call Centre, located at the Geelong Smart Centre have been ready with a frontline response to emergencies worldwide, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.