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Community Information Support Services

Community Information Support Services is a Not-for-Profit social enterprise established to support the health and well-being of Australians through the use of community information.

Founded: 2013 by Brentyn Parkin

Community Information Support Services
  • Program Area

    Health & Healthcare, Education, Environment, Food & Agriculture, Arts & Culture, Human Rights, Poverty Alleviation & Economic Development, Public Service & Civic Engagement
  • Location of Impact

  • Headquarters Location

    Brisbane, Australia
  • Product Platforms

    Web, Mobile Apps, SMS
  • Budget

    $1,000,000 +

We support the coordination of health and wellness activities in local communities and provide ways that the public and service providers can work together. We have focused our activities to support people who are vulnerable to disease and isolation in the community. We do this through two websites, with plans to link them into an exciting joint platform, My Community Directory and My Community Diary. We actively develop and provide practical frameworks, guidelines and resources for the public, community organisations, councils and government to work together with people who are vulnerable.

Funders and Awards

Queensland Digital Champion honor date Jun 2016 honor issuer Queensland Government Finalist—Community Information Support Services Ltd for Access My Community honor date Dec 2013 honor issuer Premier’s Awards for Open Data (QLD)