Carers Queensland is the first not-for-profit organisation to be accredited with the Rainbow Tick in Queensland, joining a growing number of businesses in Australia offering a welcoming and safe workplace for people who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or intersex
At the same time, this state-based not-for-profit service provider has received the Quality Improvement Council (QIC) Health and Community Services Standards accreditation, both awarded by Quality Innovation Performance Limited (QIP).
The QIC Health and Community Services Standards recognises Carers Queensland’s commitment to demonstrating ongoing quality improvement.
The Rainbow Tick Standards recognise its commitment to safe and inclusive service delivery for LGBTI people in our community.
Carers Queensland started its journey towards accreditation in January 2017 and earlier this year undertook a four-day audit across five of its service locations being Camp Hill, Ipswich, Toowoomba, Brisbane North and the Sunshine Coast.