Blackall Shire Council Community Services
The Blackall Shire Council Community Services (formerly Barcoo Family Care Group) offers a range of community support services including emergency relief, respite care, child care, adult literacy education, legal aid services, community development programs, referral to other services and a support group for people diagnosed with a long term illness. Counselling is available for a broad range of issues including parenting difficulties, grief and loss, youth issues and drug and alcohol problems. The agency also runs a life skills development program for people with a disability. Emergency relief for at risk families, family day care, youth centre, referral to other organisations.