Our mission is to lead the Housing Agenda in North Queensland towards stronger more sustainable policies, programs, services and practices for disadvantaged groups in particular Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.


The Governing body is responsible for strategic financial and human resource decisions, for ensuring objectives of the organisation are met and funding body guidelines are adhered to.

Name Position

Janice Burns


Ernest Hoolihan

Deputy Chair

Dawn Charteris


Michele Thompson Director
Helen Bushman Director
Douglas Dunstan Director
John Bearn Director


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