Emergency Assistance: 07 4774 0144

Changing lives

We are a not-for-profit community organisation providing a wide range of activities, programs, and services to support the community and help change lives.

Encouraging learning

Our HIPPY program helps parents and carers to better understand child development and encourages a love of learning in children.

Friendly Visitors

The Community Visitors Scheme is a national program funded by the Australian Government.  The service aims to enrich the quality of life of residents of aged care facilities who are socially isolated and lonely.


We are Community Gro, a not-for-profit community based organisation which endeavours to provide a wide range of activities, programs, and services to meet current community needs.

Our services include:

Upper Ross
Community Centre
Community Centre
No Interest
Loan Scheme (NILS)
Upper Ross
Community Garden
Community Connect Program
Upper Ross Family Support Hub
Home Interaction Program for Parents and Youngsters (HIPPY)
Community Visitors Scheme
Annandale Outside School Hours Care (OSHC)

Who we are:

Community Gro is a not-for-profit community based organisation providing services to Townsville and the wider communities which enhance the quality of life of families and individuals.

Community Gro is governed by a Board of Management which establishes and implements an effective and appropriate system of governance for the organisation. The Board is responsible for determining all matters relating to policy and operations of the organisation

Our quality Services are provided by both paid and unpaid staff through best practice principles.

Our Sponsors: