Situated in the heart of Acacia Ridge, the Community Centre is home to key community services, meeting rooms, spaces for hire, and various community project teams.  ARCSI is an independent, not for profit organisation.  We strive to provide innovative ways to deliver services to our local community and respond to the shifting challenges that life can present.

Office Hours: Tuesday to Thursday from 9am-12.30pm

Find out what's on at the Acacia Ridge & Community Centre and the services we offer through this website and in the calendar. 

If you enjoy working with communities and making a difference in people’s lives, a career in the community services sector may just be the thing for you.

Pathways to Community Services Work

This training program will help you develop the skills, understanding and confidence you need to enter the community services industry and build the foundations for a meaningful long-term career.

You will complete a Certificate I in Core Skills for Employment and Training – Communication to develop core foundational skills that will prepare you for work and lifelong learning. You will also complete a Certificate II in Community Services to acquire relevant industry knowledge and skills.

Students will participate in a hands-on student project, engaging local community members using the Appreciative Inquiry framework.

We will provide ongoing learning, carer planning and job application assistance.

Please download the Expression of Interest form for more detail, including eligibility criteria. The program will commence on 22 June 2016 and go four 10 weeks, 3 days/week. It will be delivered from Acacia Ridge.

If you have any questions about this program, please contact Sebastian Ross-Hagebaum on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 0438 780 289.

This Skilling Queenslanders for Work project is proudly funded and supported by the Queensland Government.


Tenant Advice available Monday, Thursday and Friday at the Acacia Ridge & Districts Community Centre.  Please call 1300 744 263 or talk to the Staff here at the Centre.



Here at the Acacia Ridge Community Centre you can register your child with the Dolly Parton's Imagination Library program to receive a free fun book every month.  Children must be between 0-5 years and reside in Acacia Ridge to be eligible.  The Centre staff can provide you with all the registration details.