Privacy & Confidentiality

NQCWS Inc is committed to maintaining your privacy and confidentiality, and have a ratified Confidentiality and Privacy Policy available for download [pdf].

All staff, volunteers and management committee are bound to uphold the NQCWS Inc Privacy Policy and will comply with the Australian Privacy Principles contained in the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth), and the Queensland Information Privacy Act (2009).

NQCWS Inc respects and upholds the rights of individuals to privacy in relation to their personal information.

This policy, which applies to all personal information collected, held and used by NQCWS Inc, demonstrates that commitment to privacy.

NQCWS Inc maintains professional standards of client confidentiality in accordance with the Australian Association of Social Workers Code of Ethics.

Crisis numbers

24hr telephone support services available include:

DV Connect

1800 811 811

Homeless Persons
Information Centre

1800 474 753


131 114

Sexual Assault Helpline

1800 010 120 (until 11.30pm)

National Sexual Assault,
Domestic Family Violence
Counselling Service

1800 010 120 (1800 RESPECT)