Connected Communities Challenge

Jurisdiction: Queensland

How can we help older Queenslanders to stay connected to the community to continue to live a fulfilling life?

A list of useful Queensland Government open datasets are tagged on (
Queenslanders will live longer
Social networks city vs. regional/remote areas
Internationally loneliness is recognised as an emerging public health issue
Local government areas with the highest proportion of people aged 65 years and older (Tablelands 20.6%, Hinchinbrook 23.5%, Flinders 20.4%, Bundaberg 21.6%, North Burnett 22%, South Burnett 20.4%, Frasier Coast 23.4%, Gympie 20.3%, Noosaville 21.7%, Southern Downs 21%)

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Entry: Challenge entry is only available to teams in Queensland.

Dataset Highlight

Business Discount Directory

DCDSS—Queensland Government Investment Portal (QGIP)

Your Life Your Choice

Government concessions and rebates for seniors

Disability apps and tools

DCSYW—Queensland Government Investment Portal (QGIP)

Preventive health telephone survey series

Mental Health Activity Data Collection (MHADC)

Queensland Outcomes Collection (QOC)

BreastScreen Queensland participation from the BreastScreen Queensland Register

Queensland public hospitals

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