There are 15,000 carers in Knox who provide unpaid care for a person with a disability. 1 in 8 carers are employees.
Carers need support, find out what assistance is available.
People with mental health issues
Around 20 percent of the Knox population, that's more than 32,000 residents, had at least one mental or behavioural condition in 2017-18.
If you, or someone you know, needs support, find out what assistance is available.
Residents living with disability
28,000 people in Knox live with a disability. That’s 17 percent of us. About one third of these people have a profound or severe limitation.
Watch Caitlin's story
Watch Leanne's story
Culturally Diverse residents
In 2016, 30 percent of Knox residents were born overseas, 25 percent spoke a language other than English at home and 4 percent of residents had arrived in Australia in the last five years.
Hear from some of our residents who now call Knox home.
Watch Mohamed's story
Watch Shobana's story
Watch Jenny's story
Watch Siva's story
Help create a thriving local community
Ways you can help include:
- talk to your neighbours
- join a Council Advisory Committee
- have your say on issues that affect you
- stay informed with the Knox enews.
Contact us and we will come back to you.
Or call our Customer Services team on 9298 8000.