Look After Yourself

Looking after your mental health and wellbeing is just as important as looking after others. If you need someone to talk to, there are a number of support agencies ready to assist.

Counselling and Support Services

Mental Health Services

Domestic Violence 24/7 Support Services

  • Reach Out National Support  1800 737 732
  • DV Connect QLD  1800 015 188
  • Domestic Violence Crisis  1800 800 098

Working From Home

As we adapt to the new restrictions, changing our working environment to working remotely can take time getting used to. Below are 5 tips to help you stay mentally productive.

5 Tips To Staying Mentally Productive While Working From Home

  1. Have a structured and healthy list to do
  2. Take regular breaks
  3. Stay in contact
  4. Accept distractions
  5. Get some exercise

Community Centres

Visit the website or call for information in relation to events and programs.

COVID-19 Updates

Council encourages residents and visitors concerned about COVID-19’s impact on Ipswich to keep abreast of news via Ipswich First.

Feeling unwell?

If you develop a fever, a cough, sore throat or shortness of breath within 14 days of overseas travel, seek medical attention.

Call 13HEALTH 

(24-hour help line)

Call your GP

  • Share accurate information and advice
  • Stay connected and support isolated people
  • Consider your actions and be kind
  • Look after your wellbeing
  • Support local business
  • Public Pools
  • Libraries
  • Picnic Areas across Natural Estates
  • Parks
  • Dog Off Leash Areas
  • Waste Services
  • Community Centres
  • Nature Centre
  • Ipswich Civic Centre (within COVID safe plan guidelines)
  • Ipswich Art Gallery
  • Firestation 101
  • Council Run Programs and Events (where possible under COVID safe plan guidelines)
  • Mobile Nursery Events
  • Queens Park Nursery
  • Visitor Information Centre