Author: ICAN

Financial Storm – Remembering Cyclone Yasi

As another cyclone season comes to an end, we reflect on the 10th anniversary of Cyclone Yasi. The video Financial Storm was originally produced in 2013 to support the continuation of financial counselling funding… Read more »

Overcoming the Tyranny of Distance

For many organisations, the COVID pandemic has forever changed how we think about service delivery over large geographic areas like Queensland. In the not-too-distant past, travel costs made remote service delivery inconsistent at best… Read more »

Stopping the Debt Disaster

ICAN is a proud member of a coalition of organisations opposing the Government plans to axe Australia’s safe lending laws through the Save Safe Lending campaign.  The National Consumer Credit Protection Amendment Bill will remove… Read more »

Introducing The Yarn

Welcome to our new E-News publication ‘The Yarn’. The Yarn is replacing our existing E-Newsletters and will provide you with a monthly summary of the best stories from our community. For our readers, you… Read more »

ICAN Connect kicks off in Weipa

A new partnership for Cape York communities ICAN is excited to announce our new partnership with Weipa Community Care thanks to the generous funding provided by the Ecstra Foundation. Our collaboration will give remote Indigenous communities across Cape… Read more »

My top 5 well-being resources

The pesky pandemic has followed us into 2021, as the annual cyclone, flood and fire season marches on. Here at ICAN we are also witnessing the stress, finances or ‘lack there, of’ cause at… Read more »