Community support

Brisbane City Council provides a variety of services, programs and strategies to support the community.


Funeral planning and grave search

Use Council's online grave search to find a person's grave location details. Find options for funeral planning at Council's cemeteries and crematoria.
Multicultural services

Migrating to Brisbane

Find information on support for migrants and refugees in Brisbane, including our Brisbane residents guide, citizenship information and details on the Translating and Interpreting Service for non-English speakers who need to contact Council.


Find information for seniors in Brisbane including information on seniors' programs, strategy, library services and more.


Find out about Council's Youth Strategy 2014-2019 and our Visible Ink program for young people to help young people take part in their city.
Housing and homelessness

Housing and homelessness

Homeless initiatives aim to support Brisbane people who are homeless or live in unsafe or insecure accommodation.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander programs

Information on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander programs, Stylin' Up and Aboriginal culture trails.
Disability services

Disability services

Disability services help enable all people to access community facilities. Find out about the in-home bin collection service, the Braille trail, libraries and transport.

Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender

Find information on community organisations and services available to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) residents in Brisbane.

Inclusive Brisbane Professional Advice Alliance

Council has established the Inclusive Brisbane Professional Advice Alliance to provide pro bono high-level advice on development, infrastructure and organisational sustainability issues that may be relevant to your organisation.

School activities and resources

Find a range of activities and resources to help students and teachers including Minecraft maps for Brisbane, school information kits, information for international students and how to become a greener school.

Creative Brisbane Creative Economy

This strategy aims to strengthen Brisbane's liveability as a vibrant creative hub.