Parenting facilities
Family rooms, parenting and carers’ rooms and baby change tables are some of the family-friendly facilities on campus. For details, visit the Equity website
Child care
Visit the Services directory for information on child care facilities for staff and students at St Lucia, and UQ Gatton. Contact the relevant Director for details such as fees, hours and place availability. For details of other childcare options within your local area, contact the Queensland Child Care Information Service (telephone 3224 4225 or 1800 637 711, or visit the Queensland Government website
Some people require special consideration when parking on University campuses and other sites. They include people with babies and young children, part-time employees, people with disabilities or temporary mobility impairment, and pregnant women. For details, visit the Parking at UQ website and click special needs on the side menu
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
University employees and each member of their immediate families can access six hours of free counselling each year from Davidson Trahaire Corpsych, the University’s external provider. Confidentiality is assured.
PPL 5.70.6
Chaplaincy Services
A team of chaplains from different faith communities is available to all people who seek their counsel and support. Please visit the Chaplaincy website for more details.
PPL 8.10.02
Health care
The University’s Health Service provides comprehensive health services for staff at the Gatton campus. St Lucia staff are encouraged to find a community GP for regular care, but can visit the clinic for work-related reasons (e.g. travel vaccines) or emergencies. See the Health Services website for more detail
Workers’ Compensation
The Work Injury Management (WIM) Team assists with workers’ compensation claims and payments and medical and rehabilitation programs in the workplace. To find out more about the WIM Team visit the website