Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) advice for our community

Latest program updates

24 March 2020

As the global Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation continues to evolve, our priority is to protect the health and wellbeing of our visitors, team members and the wider community. We’re working to develop new ways to respond and support our community so please keep in touch with what’s happening with Communify services and programs here.

Our offices are closed but we are here for phone and email enquiries only. Contact us on 07 3510 2700 or

Neighbourhood Centres

New Farm Neighbourhood Centre – closed for now. We are here to help with information and we can help you find the support you need by phone and email. Call us on 07 3358 5600,

Bardon Neighbourhood Centre – Closed for now. We are here to provide information, support and can help you find the support you need  by phone and email only 07 3198 4410    

The Pantry – Closed. For emergency assistance including No Interest Loans and emergency financial assistance call the team  on 07 3198 4410

The Exchange – Closed for now. All Communify run activities cancelled including English classes, men’s group and community meals

Sweet Freedom Singers and SOLE choir – cancelled

Looking for ways to help?

Right now, we have plenty of volunteers but this is going to change in the coming months. You can register to volunteer through the links on this website  and we’ll be in touch when we need you. OR if you’d like to help in a practical way right now, you could make a tax deductible or you could help stock our Pantry shelves with a donation of non-perishable food.

Do you know a local food business that might like to help regularly? We’re looking for donations of ingredients to the Chefs Who Care program that will be cooking meals for people who are facing homelessness as well as families who are escaping domestic violence. Contact Kelly on 3510 2700


HART4000 – Closed to drop in services. Phone support available 07 3004 0100

Over 65 Services – The Paddington Centre, Day Respite Program closed 07 3368 3723

Over 65 social groups and group exercise sessions – cancelled

In Home Support services including domestic support, in-home personal care and nursing services – continuing as usual 07 3366 7476

Home Assist Secure – continuing as usual 07 3366 3066

NDIS – support services continuing 07 3510 2733

Recovery and Discovery Centre – Group activities on hold. Support services continuing 07 3510 2777

Springboard –  group program suspended. Individual support continuing 07 3308 4513

If you are unsure who to call or you’re looking for general information please call our main number 07 3510 2700, contact us through this website or email

If our phone lines are busy or unattended please leave messages or email us and we will get back to you.

Take care everyone.

We’re here to help.

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Paddington Play Centre

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Ashgrove Bowls Club

A large hall with wooden floors and natural light, perfect for everything from yoga or dance classes to parties and functions.

Emmanuel Uniting Church Hall

This modern, spacious church hall, complete with high domed ceiling and carpeted floors, is perfect for many varied activities.

The Exchange Kelvin Grove

Located in Kelvin Grove Urban village, this is a space for meeting rooms, conference rooms, yoga space and training groups.

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