Suited to Success is a not-for-profit Brisbane Charity that helps people overcome the barriers to employment. Established in 2008, we have supported thousands of people on their journey to secure lasting employment.
Suited to Success manages the Dress for Success® Brisbane women’s program.
In late March, to ensure the well-being of our clients and team. We made the difficult decision to suspend operations at our Brisbane office.
But we have good news! In August, with restrictions continuing to lift, we commenced a staged reopening of our face-to-face services. We are now welcoming clients back onsite at our site in Fortitude Valley, with robust COVIDSafe processes in place. Our retail store is also open Thursday – Saturday from 9am to 2pm.
Please email [email protected] for more information about accessing our face-to-face services. We are here to help – and it is our privilege to serve the community.
Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Suited to Success has remained committed to supporting job-seekers through our virtual services. If you cannot visit our Brisbane office for any reason, please feel free to book a remote Styling or virtual Career Hub session.
Suited to Success Ltd is a Public Company limited by Guarantee under the Corporations Act (2001) and a Public Benevolent Institution (PBI) with Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) status. We started operations in 2008 with a view to helping people from all walks of life attain employment. Since then we have helped thousands of people to gain meaningful, lasting employment.
The elected board of Suited to Success Ltd provides strategic leadership for the organisation and undertakes an important governance role. Operational responsibility for implementing our strategy and delivering our programs is delegated to our employed staff and our enthusiastic team of volunteers. Many Board Members volunteer time in operational activities in addition to their strategic governance role.
We are privileged to have as our Patron His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, who was appointed the 26th Governor of Queensland on the 29th July 2014. As our Patron, His Excellency assists us in enhancing our profile within the community, underpinning our bona fides, and providing access to the Governor’s support and advice. The Governor provides active support in a range of different ways, involving: advocacy, awareness raising, hosting events and attending selected key events. Suited to Success Ltd also participates in the Open Days at Government House to raise awareness of our programs.
Suited to Success also manages the global Dress for Success® Brisbane Women’s Program.