We exist to build strong communities which empower people
to live to their full potential

The difference we make

With the support of the community, Lifeline Darling Downs and South West Queensland is able to provide the services our community needs, allowing us to positively impact more and more lives each year.



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Give back to your community by volunteering at Lifeline Darling Downs & South West Queensland



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Our customers enjoy our affordable, quality items, with the added bonus of giving back to the local community. We sell a range of items including clothing, books, furniture and collectables.




years of dedicated service      


people receiving care and support in 2019


square miles covered and the largest regional Lifeline in Australia 

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Latest news

  • Share the Warmth Appeal Launches

    With winter just around the corner, we're preparing for what is traditionally a challenging time. The colder weather is usually accompanied by increased requests for support from struggling families and individuals. The added strain of the COVID-19 pandemic will severely stretch our resources. A dedicated winter appeal page has been established (https://stw.gives/2020) to make it easy for people to donate. Read more

  • Lifeline Stores Temporarily Close

    To safeguard the health and wellbeing of our staff, volunteers and customers, we will temporarily shut down our retail stores from the close of business Saturday 4 April. Read more

Latest events

  • Toowoomba's Christmas Wonderland 2020

    See you at the lights! Read more