At Access Accommodation, we believe that every person is entitled to enjoy a bright and dynamic lifestyle.
We provide 24/7, fully supported, long term person-centred accommodation to four residents.
Our accommodation facility helps meet a shortfall in special disability accommodation for young women in rural Queensland.
Access Accommodation is a Not-For Profit Charity operated by a volunteer Board of Management, Friends in the Emerald Rural and Remote Communities Inc (FERRC).
We make a real difference in our resident's lives!
Access Accommodation empowers people to live independently and achieve their goals and dreams!
Our Service Provider
Multicap is the Service Provider at Access Accommodation and delivers person-centred care for our residents.
FERRC Board of Management
Our members are passionate about providing local facilities for local people.
- Paul Bell – President
- Megan Daniels – Vice-President
- Janice Moriarty – Secretary
- Peter Smith – Treasurer
- Kim Duroux – Assistant Treasurer
- Caroline Laughton – Member
- Shawn Michelmore – Member
- Sophie Basford – Member
Provide and maintain quality accommodation for our residents and support their families.
We fundraise to keep our facility great!
This year every extra dollar will help us to:
- Build raised gardens for growing vegetables
- Fix a leaking shower
- Replace screen doors and
- Deliver on our Mission
Thank you to our supporters
- Gurney Electrical
- Central Highlands Regional Council (donated the land)
- Queensland Government
(built the facility), and
- Hard working local community members
In the spirit of reconciliation, Access Accommodation, acknowledges Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as the Traditional Owners and Custodians of the country, and their connections to land, water, and community.
We pay our respects to them, their cultures and customs, and Elders of the past, present and future.