Independent Advocacy in the Tropics Inc

Service Region

All Service Regions:

  • Ayr Region
  • Charters Towers
  • Cloncurry ***
  • Flinders Shire
  • Ingham Region (inc. Palm Island)
  • Innisfail
  • Isaac **
  • Johnstone
  • Longreach ***
  • Mackay **
  • Northern Highlands - Flinders, Richmond & Mckinlay (S)
  • Townsville
  • Townsville Health and Hospital Services District *
  • Tully
  • Whitsunday **
  • Winton ***
  • Wooroonooran

Advocacy Service Region

Our Advocacy Service Region for Individual and Systemic Advocacy advocacy services funded by Department of Communities, Disability Services and Seniors (DCDSS) now duplicates our Advocacy Service Region funded by the Department of Social Services (DSS).  

NDIS Appeals Advocacy Service Region  **

Funded separately by DSS, its Service Region includes our Advocacy Service Region as well as the greater Mackay Region.

THHS MH Advocacy Service Region **

Queensland Health provided limited funding to provide Advocacy Services for patients within Mental Health and Rehabilitation Units within the Townsville Health and Hospital Services (THHS) District.  Those patients with NDIS Appeals issues will be supported under NDIS Appeals Advocacy funding.

Rural and Remote Advocacy Service Region ***

From 1 July 2019 - 30 June 2020, we will be providing Advocacy Services to additional rural and remote areas of Queensland under an additional funded program from Department of Communities, Disability Services and Seniors (DCDSS).