Updated Friday, 13 January 2023

Floods: Where to find help and how to help

To help make accessing support easier, we’ve listed websites and resources for those in the flood-affected areas, as well as for those who would like to support their neighbours. If you are nearby and thinking of helping, this article from The Conversation provides some practical tips on what you can do and what you should avoid.

Where to find help:

The Australian Government Department of Education has declared a Child Care Subsidy period of emergency for families and services in the affected regions. For the latest updates on emergency support by region, visit the Department of Education’s official website. Keep an eye on your state government’s website too for current emergency information in your region.

Australian Government




Facebook pages/groups to follow or join

How to help:

People wishing to donate goods or offer financial support can donate or pledge goods through national non-for-profit organisation GIVIT.

Donations can also be made to:

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