Out and about in the community.....


If you have an upcoming event and wish to advertise on our website, please email the details and flyer to:


Care Central Expo 2017 – Wednesday 6th September

(for people with disability including post school options, seniors and carers)

The Disability Awareness & Post School Options Expo’s have now changed their name to “Care Central Expo” will take place on Wednesday 6th September 2017 at the Sleeman Sports Centre, Old Cleveland Road, Chandler. The expo provides the opportunity to….

  • Share information and knowledge about services, programs, events and opportunities.
  • Discuss transition opportunities from School to work with many employment service providers.
  • Network with Service Providers, communicate with each other and provide improved services links.
  • Attend Q&A forums on specific topics relevant to people living with a disability, Seniors and Carers.
  • ‘Have your Say’ where the community can share thoughts, ideas and suggestions for improvements in the region.

For information on sessions available, download our information flyer Care Central Expo ’17

SpecialCare Central would like to send a big thank you to Manu, Program Manager Flexible Living Volunteering Service for their huge support at our expo’s.

Special Observances

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day:  15 June

NAIDOC Week:  2 – 9 July

QLD Senior’s Week:  12 – 21 August

National Student Volunteer Week:  14 – 20 August

National Meals on Wheels Day:  31 August

Dementia Awareness Month:  1 – 30 September

R U OK Day: 14 September

World Alzheimer’s Day:  21 September

World Mental Health Day:  10 October

National Carer’s Week:  15 – 21 October

Mental Health Week:  8 – 14 October

Veteran’s Health Week:  21 – 29 October

International Volunteer Manager’s Day:  5 November

International Volunteer’s Day:  5 December

Previous Events


Griffith University Volunteer Fair

7th August 2016

Flexible Living

We were very proud to be invited again to Griffith’s University Volunteer Fair showcasing areas where students can connect with like-minded people and experience the wonderful world of volunteering.

University of Queensland Volunteer Expo

17th August 2016


This is the first time our service was invited to the University of Queensland Volunteer Expo. It gave us the opportunity to connect with local and international students inviting them to experience what the world of volunteering can offer them.

Disability Awareness & Post School Expo 2016

14th September 2016


We are very proud in helping SpecialCare Central by providing volunteers to assist in the setup and running of this expo.

Regents Park State School Volunteer Expo

14th November 2016


Connecting with school communities on the benefits of volunteering

Logan Lifestyle Expo

26th & 27th November 2016


Showcasing our services in the community.

© Copyright - Flexible Living Volunteering Service 2017