Our Services

ECHO offers a range of convenient services for both CHSP clients and the general public. These services are:

Transport
Bus available to all members of the comminity. Van available to CHSP clients only.

We understand that reliable transport is a key part of daily life to access shopping, medical appointments or just getting out and being sociable.  We endeavour to meet the communities needs by providing an affordable bus and van service.

Community Support
Available to all members of the community.

ECHO Community Support offers assistance to individuals and community groups alike. Offering information, referrals and support. Providing a way forward in otherwise overwhelming situations. 



Domestic Assistance
Available to CHSP cleints only.

Do you have trouble doing those domestic chores like vacuuming and mopping, clothes and dish washing or even shopping and paying bills? Our Domestic Assistants can take all those hassles and worries off your hands.

 

Social Support
Available to CHSP clients only.

Would you like someone to accompany you to appointments, shopping or even social outings? Are you feeling socially isolated? Or would you just like a friendly visit, someone to talk to or spend time with you? One of our Social Support team could be that someone for you.

Home Maintenance
Available to CHSP clients only.

Do you have trouble changing a light bulb or the battery in your fire alarm? Are your garden paths getting slippery or is your lawn or garden out of control. Our Home Maintenance Workers would be happy to help.

 

Broadband For Seniors
Available to all senior members of the community.

ECHO is currently offering FREE computer and internet training to all seniors. From beginners to people just wanting to update or refresh  their skills.

 

Emergency Relief
Available to all members of the community who reside in our catchment area.

Emergency Relief is a free confidential service which offers assistance to those suffering severe financial hardship.

 

Justice of the Peace     
Available to all members of the community. *THIS IS SUBJECT TO THE JP'S AVAILABILITY 

A Justice of the Peace will be in the ECHO office every Wednesday between 9.00am-11.30pm.

Secretarial Assistance
Available to all members of the community.

Thursday mornings between 9.00am-12.00pm a staff member will be available to help with any secretarial duties you may require assistance with. 

 

QGAP - Queensland Government Agency Program
Available to all members of the community.

Fridays between 9.00am-4.00pm a staff member from QGAP will be working out of the ECHO office ready to assist you with Department of Transport, Department of Housing, State Penalty Enforcement Registry (SPER), Births Deaths & Marriages, Public Trustee, Justice of the Peace and much more. Click the 'Read More' link for the full list of the services QGAP offer.