Shop 3 & 5, 7 Bell Street, Bell Arcade, PO Box 567

Ipswich Qld 4305

Telephone: 07 3088 9665

Email: tmotcic@outlook.com

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Charity Crossfire Auction | 15 – 31 March 2021

We are raising money to establish our Soup Kitchen to feed children and their family.

Get in early and register to be involved!

 

Background

Crossfire Support Services operates under the umbrella of The Message of the Cross Indigenous Corporation, a registered Aboriginal Community Controlled organization based in Ipswich Queensland, operating since 2020. Crossfire Support Services works in the local area to help with community development initiatives, primarily through short-term and long-term projects and operates solely on our giving program, fundraising efforts, with a small team of culturally diverse employees and volunteers. Overall, we aim to help people in crisis by meeting their immediate needs where they are at.

Aim

The aim of Crossfire Support Services is to meet basic needs to foster a diverse range of activities to promote sustainable, healthy lifestyles and community well-being of participants, who are in crisis. Delivered by increasing their engagement by way offering discounted household items, food assist and soup kitchens; as we do believe, no one should have to go without the essentials, to address health outcomes.

Objective

The primary objective is to provide a safe space to case manage individual participants with a strong emphasis on identifying immediate needs in a culturally sensitive, caring and supportive environment.

Outcomes

• Greater family participation in public programs
• Increase engagement of community members in their own health outcomes
• Creation of physical safe spaces to support reintegration of local social support service environments, fostering the transfer and sharing of knowledge around household budgets
• Participants will be able to make informed decisions regarding their lives and will be able to better manage their situations more effectively with the skills they learn from the activities delivered
• Connection to support services to ensure they are supported and maintained

 

Crossfire Op Shop | Food Assist | Soup Kitchen

Located: Shop 3 & 5, 7 Bell Street, Bell Arcade, PO Box 567, Ipswich Qld 4305

Telephone: 07 3088 9665 | Email: tmotcic@outlook.com

Opening Hours:
Monday 9am – 3pm
Tuesday 9am – 3pm
Wednesday 9am – 3pm
Thursday 9am – 3pm
Friday 9am – 3pm
Closed Saturdays, Sundays & Public Holidays

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Providing local pre-loved clothing and household goods at more than usual discount prices, especially through COVID19 economic struggles on our community members.  Crossfire Op Shop also has a bookshop, for a list of books refer to our website.

For emergency food assistance, Crossfire has establish their own CARE Retail Store consisting of discount prices.  You must be a membership to shop from the store.  $35 yearly membership applies and a price list is available to select your item.

Shopping List– Prepare plan what you need & cost up how much.

If you require further assistance, if you are experiencing money issues and need help to prepare a budget, or family domestic violence, homelessness; our Crossfire Support Worker maybe able to assist – Book Now

Payment options available remain via Centrepay, cash or eftpos.

 

Crossfire Posters, Brochures and Flyers to download

Crossfire Full Program Poster (A3, A4, A5 coloured copies available now to charity/not-for-profit/govt organisations free postage, email tmotcic@outlook.com for details) (new posters coming)

 

 

 

 

Upcoming Events

 

Fundraise for Us

 

Join the Crossfire Elders Digital Skills Sessions – Be Connected program

 

Payment Options

We accept in store Eftpos, Centrepay (food only), cash or bank transfer more details below, add a reference: [surname]

 

 

Our Payments Complaints Policy

Our Payments Complaints Policy

 

Our Giving Program

Our Giving Program

 

ABN: 74 845 764 368

The Message of the Cross Indigenous Corporation is a registered charity ACNC – 74845764368.  DGR endorsement allows Crossfire Support Services donors to receive tax relief for donations over $2.

Crossfire Support Services respectfully acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the lands on which we live and work.  We pay our deepest respects to Elders, past, present and emerging.  Our growth and development would not have been possible without the support of the diverse and culturally rich communities we service.  We walk together!