What is End Loneliness inc.?

About

The Loneliness Project was initiated at the end of 2016 by Kim Harrington, the Associate Vice-Chancellor of CQUniversity (CQU). The Project was endorsed by the CQU Rockhampton Region Engagement Committee (RREC) and project planning commenced with the active support and involvement from several RREC members. Desley Cowley, Justin Power and Ewan Filmer making up the core of the Loneliness Sub-Committee, with Desley Cowley and Justin Power taking the Project lead.

Along the journey of the Project other community stakeholders became involved, Queensland Police Service, Central Queensland Hospital and Health Service, Central Queensland Multicultural Association and the Rockhampton Men’s Shed had particular interest and had participated in community forums, workshops and some committee meetings.

Commencement of phase three implementation has seen the project evolve and with the formation of a new Committee resulting in the creation of End Loneliness Inc.

Latest News & Events.

Community Connections Forged to Combat Loneliness


The simple act of starting a conversation to empower connections and reduce loneliness was highlighted during End Loneliness Day on July 12…. 

Announcing End Loneliness Day 2023, Wednesday 12th July


End Loneliness Inc. “Empowering Connections – Ending Loneliness” is a group of local residents volunteering time and support to address loneliness in… 

Hello Neighbour Morning Tea – CQUniversity Rockhampton City Campus


Connection is more important now than ever, Neighbour Day is a celebration of community and encouraging people to make connections near, far… 

Hello Neighbour Morning Tea – CQUniversity Rockhampton North Campus


Connection is more important now than ever, Neighbour Day is a celebration of community and encouraging people to make connections near, far…