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Resource Directory

The information provided on this website is for general purposes only. While we endeavour to keep the information up to date and correct, we make no representation or warranties of any kind about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the information, products or services. Even though we are able to provide links to other website, we have no control over the nature, content and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorsement.

1800 Respect National Sexual Assualt, Domestic Family Violence Counselling Service

Dealing with sexual assault and domestic and family violence is never easy, but qualified and experienced counsellors can provide information and refer you to services available in your area that can help. telephone counselling is available 24-7, whether you’re seeking help for yourself, a friend or relative, a colleague or a client. Professionals seeking assistance with work – induced trauma are also encouraged.



Categories: 24hr Emergency Contacts, Child and Youth Services, Domestic and Family Services, Emergency and Crisis Care Numbers, Family Services,

Aberdeen Lodge Backpackers

Budget accommodation in central Perth offering six bed dormitories, single, twins/doubles, triple and family rooms (up to 4 people). Prices ranging from $20 to $65 per night, depending on choice of accommodation. Driver license and/or Passport is required as form of Identification at check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Backpackers, Lodges & Boarding House,

Aboriginal Family Law Services

Provides free legal and community support services for Aboriginal families and individuals in Western Australia. This includes legal advocacy, casework, court support and representation in matters related to family violence and sexual assault. They cannot act for perpetrators of violence. The legal matters they assist with include Violence Restraining Orders (VRO’s), criminal injuries compensation, and family law issues such as child recovery orders and parenting plans.



Categories: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Services, Child and Youth Services, Domestic and Family Services, Family Services, Legal Services,

Aboriginal Hostels Limited

Aboriginal Hostels Limited operates 47 hostels Australia-wide to provide accommodation for Indigenous people who meed to be away from home for a range of reasons. Aboriginal Hostels Limited hostels are safe, comfortable and affordable, offering three meals each day during your stay.



Categories: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Services, Accommodation,

Aboriginal Legal Service of WA

Provides legal representation and support services for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people living in Western Australia.



Categories: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Services, General Contacts, Legal Services,

Airport Apartments

Apartment accommodation based in Redcliffe, right near the airports, offering a range of accommodation options including one and two bedroom apartments. Prices range from between $150 to $260 per night, depending on choice of accommodation. Driver license and/or Passport is required as form of Identification at check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Alcohol and Drug Support Service (ADSS)

  1. Alcohol and Drug Support Line
    Metro: (08) 9442 5000
    Country: 1800 198 024 (country callers)
  1. Parent and Family Drug Support Line
    Metro: (08) 9442 5050
    Country: 1800 653 203 (country callers)
  1. Working Away Alcohol and Drug Support
    Tel: 1800 721 997
  1. Meth Helpline
    Tel: 1800 874 878

You can also contact Alcohol and Drug Support Service (ADSS) through email [email protected]au and their website www.alcoholdrugsupport.mhc.wa.gov.au.

Alcohol and Drug Support Service (ADSS) also provides a LIVE CHAT facility that can be accessed via http://alcoholthinkagain.com.au/  or http://drugaware.com.au/



Categories: 24hr Emergency Contacts, Alcohol and Drug Services, General Contacts,

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)

Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop drinking. Can assist with information and self-help support for adults, and youth with alcohol problems.



Category: Alcohol and Drug Services

All Suites Perth

Located in the Perth City. Offers a wide range of accommodation options to suit budget needs including studio apartments, one bedroom and two bedroom apartments. Prices range from between $199 to $220 per night, depending on choice of accommodation. Driver license and/or Passport is required as form of Identification at check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Alma Street Centre

Alma Street Centre offers a triage service to people living with a severe and disabling mental health illness in the Melville, Fremantle and Cockburn area. Walks in are welcome between 8am and 10pm for assessment and assistance.



Category: Mental Health Services

Altone Youth Services Inc.

ALTONE YOUTH SERVICES (AYS) is a Youth Centre located in Altone Park, Beechboro. *Formally known as Stand By Me Youth Service*

Drop-in is open for young people aged 11 to 18 at the times listed in the Programs Section. Come in and play Pool, Xbox, PS3, Wii, listen to music, grab a feed, talk to a youth worker or just hang out!  We also have online computers and a black light Cinema Room.

We offer informal counselling, practical support, advocacy, referal to additional services and case management to at risk Young People. We can provide information about a wide variety of issues relevant to young people’s lives.

Our aim is to provide a safe meeting place for young people, aged 11-25 years who reside, recreate or educate with the Lockridge/Beechboro and surround areas. We aim to provide young people with suitable educational and recreational activities that they otherwise would not have access to and that will provide them the opportunity to learn and develop a wide range of skills. We are open for drop-in sessions in the afternoons, during which time Young People are able to use our facilities and talk to the staff at the centre. We are also available for informal and formal counselling sessions with Young People and can refer those Young People to specialist services if the need arises can help young people that are experiencing a wide range of problems, including:

  • Homelessness
  • Alcohol and drug problems.
  • Employment and educational difficulties.
  • Mental, sexual and general health issues.
  • Financial problems.
  • Relationship conflict (family, friends and partners).
  • Legal and justice concerns.
  • Issues related to same sex attraction and gender diversity.
  • Family and Domestic Violence.
  • Suicidal thoughts and Self Harm.

AYS can assist young people by:

  • Providing informal counselling and case management.
  • Referring the young person to a specialised organisation.
  • Providing the young person with information.
  • Advocating on behalf of the young person.
  • Case Management
  • Emotional and practical support, advocacy and information

Contact: Chloe Turner Mobile: 0499 646 006 Phone: (08) 9377 4022



Categories: Alcohol and Drug Services, Child and Youth Services, General Contacts, Mental Health Services,

Anarina Lodge

Located in the Wilson area in Perth. Offers non-intrusive shared accommodation with 4 spacious guest bedrooms in each house i.e. offering a total of 8 rooms over 2 houses. Prices range from  $100 to $150 per night, depending on accommodation choice. Driver license and/or Passport is required as form of Identification at check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Angelhands – Recovery from Extreme Trauma

Angelhands helps people recover from extreme trauma. Angelhands provides clinical and medical therapies that focus on the individual and their symptoms. The service helps people regain their strength and confidence, and reconnect with their communities.



Categories: Domestic and Family Services, General Contacts, Legal Services,

Anglicare WA YSHAC Rockingham and Spearwood

Anglicare WA – YSHAC provides shared emergency accommodation and 24 hour support for youths aged 15-20 years old. Located in Spearwood and Rockingham, young people who are homeless or at imminent risk of homelessness are provide support from youth workers, where a range of support is provided including accommodation, independent living activities, goal setting and other activities.



Categories: Accommodation, Child and Youth Services, Emergency and Crisis Care Numbers,

Anglicare WA – Child Sexual Abuse Therapy Services

Provides assistance to children who have been sexually abused, are exhibiting sexualised behaviours or have enacted sexual abuse against others. Available to children up to the age of 18 years. Referral from Department of Child Protection must have been received before counselling commences. However, if no referral has been received then the service can be contacted to discuss options. The perpetrator of the child abuse must be removed from the child homes.

Office locations:

Gosnells – (08) 9394 9200

Joondalup – (08) 9301 8500

Midland – (08) 9374 2409

Rockingham – (08) 9528 0702

Manjimup – (08) 9777 1945

Katanning – (08) 9821 9663

Albany – (08) 9845 6666



Categories: Child and Youth Services, Family Services,

Anglicare WA – Connect For Life

Connect for Life Carer Support Services provides a range of flexible respite and support options for carers and families of people with a severe diagnoseable mental illness, Autism Spectrum Disorder, and intellectual disabilities. The services has been established to address the impacts of caring. The aim of these services is to provide support to carers and families to maintain their caring role whilst make the transition to NDIS and is aimed at assisting you as a carer to sustain your relationship and to enhance your own well-being.

Office Locations:

Gosnells – 9394 9200

Mandurah – 9581 0583



Categories: Family Services, General Contacts, Mental Health Services,

Anglicare WA – Street Connect

Supports and educates 15-25 year old homeless and street-present young people in the Perth Inner City area, with aims to make connections with marginalized young people who gather regularly in public places and engage them in positive life changes



Categories: Child and Youth Services, General Contacts,

Anglicare WA – Young Heart Child Counselling Service (Rockingham)

Anglicare WA – Young Heart Child Counselling Service runs in Rockingham to provide a counselling service to women, children and their non-offending family members and takes place in a neutral, secure and supportive environment to enable children to explore their feelings surrounding violence and abuse. Young Hearts ensures that the counselling experience for children is safe, positive, supportive and helpful. The group work sessions address behaviour which may be the result of being exposed to or experiencing violence or abuse. Young Heart Child Counselling Service is for children up to and including 18 years old, and women who have experienced or have been witness to some for of domestic violence.



Categories: Child and Youth Services, Domestic and Family Services,

Anglicare WA – Young Parents Support Program (Gosnells)

Anglicare WA – Young Parents Support Program provides support, assistance and advocacy for at risk young people under the age of 25 years, who are pregnant or have children. The service offers outreach, where a worker meets you in your home or an out of office location. During these visits the worker may provide information and support, referral to other services, advocacy and informal counselling.



Categories: Child and Youth Services, Family Services,

Anglicare WA – Children’s Contact Services

The Children’s Contact Service provides safe, secure and child focused environments in which children can continue to have a relationship with a parent or family member that they do not live with. We assist families with changeover and offer supervised visits. The Children’s Contact Service provide assistance with issues such as changeover services and assistance with supervised visits.

The service is designed to assist separated families who are concerned about the impact that ongoing arguments and stressful behaviours may be having on their children. In most circumstances families will use the Children’s Contact Service following the implementation of a Family Court Order or a Parenting Plan.

To arrange for either supervised visits or facilitated changeover both parents must phone their nearest service and organise an appointment. Both parents will be individually interviewed in order to complete an intake assessment form.

Office Locations:

East Perth – 1300 114 446

Joondalup – 9301 8500

Bunbury – 9720 9200

Albany – 9845 6666



Categories: Child and Youth Services, Family Services,

Anglicare WA – YES! Housing

YES! Housing (Youth Externally Supported Housing) helps young people aged 15 – 25yrs who are homeless or at risk of homelessness to access and maintain stable, longer term housing with added support to develop independent living and tenancy skills. YES! Housing is able to work with various family groups including singles, couples young parents and extended family to assist you to obtain your ideal housing option. When working with young parents, we can help to build on effective parenting strategies and link in with other parenting supports where suitable.

YES! Housing also offers transitional accommodation for young parents and couples for up to 12 months.  These units are located both north (Mount Lawley) and south (Rockingham and Spearwood) of the river and provide you with the opportunity to work on your goals in a supported environment whilst developing a rental history.

We are able to work with young people across the Perth metropolitan area.

The program can be contacted by phoning (08) 9263 2009 or by emailing [email protected].



Categories: Accommodation, Child and Youth Services,

Anglicare WA Counselling

Counselling is offered by trained professionals who can assist with a wide variety of issues. Counselling can be provided to individuals, couples or families. Counselling is available at Anglicare sites across WA. Anglicare WA also offer telephone counselling for people who cannot attend in person, including those who live in rural or remote regions.



Categories: Domestic and Family Services, Family Services, General Contacts,

Anglicare WA Family Housing Program

The Family Housing Program is a transitional supported accommodation service that provides housing and support to families who wish to stabilise and actively engage in a support plan whilst being housed for up to twelve months. This service has accommodation throughout Perth Metropolitan area, with three and four bedroom homes close to schools, community facilities and public transport.

The program is for families who have two or more children under the age of 16 in their care and require supported medium-term housing. To meet the criteria for this program, families need to be on the Housing Authority waitlist and be eligible for the Bond Assistance Loan. Please note that this service operates a waitlist and during periods of high demand the waitlist may be closed to new applicants.

The program operates metro wide, with properties in every corridor. Please call the Family Housing Enquiry Line on (08) 9528 0781 for more information.



Categories: Accommodation, Family Services,

Anglicare WA Family Relationship Centres

Family Relationship Centres provide assistance to families at any stage of their lives. The Centres are for all families in need of information and support in relation to family relationships and for those families who are  separated we offer family dispute resolution services.

Resources available at Family Relationship Centres include flyers and booklets from services, computers that can be used to search for information on the web, phones that are directly connected to the Family Relationship Advice Line, and staff who can provide consultation and family dispute resolution.

Family Relationship Centre Locations:

Joondalup – 9301 8500

Mandurah – 9583 1400

Kimberly – 9193 8100

Kununurra – 9166 5000



Categories: Family Services, General Contacts,

Anglicare WA Financial Counselling

Financial Counselling is for anyone seeking financial information. It is an inclusive service that is appropriate for people in a broad range of circumstances no matter where you live or how much you may earn.

Anglicare WA’s Financial Counsellors are qualified to:

  • Make assessment of financial situations
  • Provide information and options to address financial problems
  • Assist with resolutions if necessary
  • Advocate and negotiate with creditors
  • Make referrals to other useful services in the community
  • Provide information about government assistance that may be available
  • Support clients in developing their own budget
  • Relay relevant information about consumer credit and bankruptcy

Financial Counselling is free and confidential!

Office Locations:

Armadale – 9394 9200

Joondalup – 9301 8500

Rockingham – 9528 0702

Bunbury – 9792 1900

Busselton – 9754 1858

Collie – 9734 6500

Manjimup – 9777 1945

Mount Barker – 9851 2611

Katanning – 9821 9663

Albany – 9845 6666



Category: Financial Services

Anglicare WA Making Ends Meet

Making Ends Meet provides financial assistance, support and education to working families who are living in private rental accommodation and experiencing significant housing stress. This includes the payment of grants to help pay bills, negotiate repayment plans and give you the skills to manage your budget.

The program is designed to give families in crisis a foundation upon which to build a financially stable future.

Making Ends Meet is for people who are:

  • renting privately (not through Homeswest)
  • have a family
  • are currently working
  • in stable accommodation for 6 months or more
  • paying an increasing amount for rent
  • living in the city of Mandurah or Rockingham or Cockburn, or the town of Kwinana
  • working with an Anglicare WA Financial Counsellor

Office Locations:

Rockingham – 9528 0702

Mandurah – 9581 0583



Categories: Family Services, Financial Services,

Anglicare WA Reclaiming Our Lives

Reclaiming Our Lives is a group program that supports women who have been or are victims of family and domestic violence. The program consists of eight two-hour sessions held at a safe venue, where you can share and talk openly about yourself, your relationships and your family. The program provides information about domestic violence but also encourages participating women to support each other emotionally and practically.

Office Locations:

Albany – 9845 6666

Broome (Regional Offices) – 9194 2400

East Perth – 1300 114 446

Joondalup – 9301 8500

Karratha (Main Office) – 9143 1880

Kununarra – 9166 5000



Categories: Domestic and Family Services, Family Services, General Contacts,

Ascension Emergency Relief

Provides food parcels, advocacy, referrals and a listening ear to those in need. Open from 10:00am to 12:00pm on Fridays, requests can also be made for baby food and toiletries, and a sausage sizzle is provided.



Category: Financial Services

Assured Waterside Apartments

The hotel is based in South Perth and offers spacious and fully self-contained apartments. Prices range from $150 to $300 per night, depending on choice of accommodation. Driver license and/or Passport is required as form of Identification at check in



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Bailey’s Motel

Located in East Perth. Affordable accommodation option offering double, twin and triple rooms. Prices range from $145 to $200 per night, depending on choice of accommodation. Driver license and/or Passport is required as form of Identification at check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Bald Hill Camp Site

Campground based in Avon Valley Park. Facilities include: tent sites, picnic tables, fire rings and toilets. Suitable for small caravans or camper trailers only. Prices ranging from $7.50 per person, per night. Will need to supply your own drinking and washing water.



Categories: Accommodation, Caravan Parks,

Balga Detached Youth Work Project

Balga Detached Youth Work Project (BDYWP) is a youth service supporting ‘at risk’ young people to improve their future life opportunities via a diverse range of programs. BDYWP run programs including the Mobile Youth and Family Education Support Service and Solid Youth. The service provides information, support, advocacy, referral and case management services to assist young people with varying issues and needs.



Category: Child and Youth Services

Banjo’s Backpackers

Hostel located in central Perth with affordable accommodation ranging from between $25 to $35 dollars per night, in a dormitory style setting. Driver license and/or Passport is required as form of Identification at check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Backpackers,

Banksia Tourist Caravan Park

Located in Hazelmere area. Accommodation ranges from conventional 1, 2 and 3 bedroom self contained chalets to en suites. Also provides grounds for caravans, motorhomes, campers or tents. Prices range from as low as $30 per night to $275 per night. Identification is required, a driver licence and/or passport is required at the time of check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Caravan Parks,

Bannister Suite Hotel Fremantle

Offers options between hotel rooms or hotel suites based in Fremantle. Price range is between  $150 to $280 per night, depending on choice of accommodation. Driver license and/or Passport is required as form of Identification at check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Bassendean Youth Services

Bassendean Youth Services offers a range of structured and unstructured programs for young people in the 12 – 25 age range. These include recreational activities, support services and referral to specialist agencies. The purpose of contact between staff and young people is to empower young people to develop and enhance their skills, knowledge, understandings and attitudes which are beneficial to themselves, as both individuals and as members of society.



Category: Child and Youth Services

Bayswater Hotel

Offers accommodation based in Bayswater, providing a range of different accommodation options including standard hotel rooms, premium rooms, and suites. Prices range from $150 to $170 per night, depending on choice of accommodation. Driver license and/or Passport is required as form of Identification at check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Bentley Motel

Offering affordable accommodation ranging from double, twin, triple and family rooms. Prices range from $130 to $170 per night, depending on the choice of accommodation. Driver license and/or Passport is required as form of Identification at check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Best Western Plus Ascot Serviced Apartments

Located on Great Eastern Highway close to the airport. Traditional hotel accommodation offering studio apartments, one bedroom and two bedroom apartments. Prices range from between $240 to $380 per night, depending on choice of accommodation. Driver license and/or Passport is required as form of Identification at check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Best Western Premier Terrace Hotel

Located in the west end of the CBD. Accommodation offering deluxe rooms, heritage suite, terrace suite and premiere suite. Prices range from $240 to $380 per night, depending on choice of accommodation. Driver license and/or Passport is required as form of Identification at check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Best Western Rose and Crown Hotel

Located in the Guildford area. Offers two different accommodation options including The Lodge and Heritage Suites. The lodge comprises of different room types from queen sized rooms to motel style accommodation with prices ranging from $170 and above. Photo identification is required.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Big 4 Discovery Holiday Parks

Located in Forrestfield area. Holiday park offering cabin accommodation, or site for camper vans or pitching a tent. Prices ranging from $39 per night.Identification is required, a driver licence and/or passport is required at the time of check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Caravan Parks,

Billabong Backpacker’s Resort

Located in Highgate. Accommodation offering single, double or twin rooms, 4, 6 or 8 bed dorms and a family room. Prices ranging from $30 to $90 per night. Identification is required, a driver licence and/or passport is required at the time of check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Backpackers,

Blue Sky Community Group

Provides financial counselling, advocacy and negotiation, family support and information on tenancy, Centrelink issues and advocacy. Also provides programs and emergency relief. They work with a diverse cultural and ethnic background, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from CaLD backgrounds, disabilities, and people with diverse sexuality and gender identities. This service can be accessed if you live in the post codes 6054 6063, which includes Ashfield, Bassendean, Eden Hill, Lockridge, Kiara or Beechboro. The services is open Monday to Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm.



Categories: Financial Services, General Contacts,

Brownlea Holiday Apartments

City accommodation with fully equipped kitchen, located in Northbridge offering one bedroom apartments with single, twin or double beds. Prices range from between $100 to $150 per night, depending on choice of accommodation. Photo identification is required.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Burswood Lodge Motel Apartments

Located in Burswood. Offers accommodation south of the river, with a range of standard and superior one bedroom apartments, two bedroom apartments and family rooms. Prices rangingg from  $135 to $170 per night, depending on choice of accommodation. Photo identification is required.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Canning Bridge Auto Lodge

Located in Applecross. Affordable accommodation offering a range of rooms including motel unit’s, one bedroom apartments and suites. Prices range from $130 to $250 per night, depending on choice of accommodation. photo identification is required.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Carers WA

Counselling line 1800 007 332  8am to 5 pm Monday to Friday.
Assist people who provide unpaid care and support to a family member or friend who is frail & elderly, has dementia, a mental or chronic illness, a disability, complex needs or receives palliative care Carers provide a range of services for carers within the state.

 

 



Categories: Family Services, General Contacts, Mental Health Services,

Casson Homes Incorporated

Casson Homes Inc. provides a high standard of care and supportive services through its licensed psychiatric hostels and residential aged care facilities. Casson Homes Inc. facilities are accredited through state and commonwealth regulatory bodies and have in place a wide variety of supportive programs for clients living with a mental illness.

Casson Homes Inc. offers a home like environment to clients and access to professional mix of staff to assist in both care and lifestyle needs through a tailored care package.
Casson Homes Inc. has a wide range of professional staff mix and access to mental health services both onsite and external.



Categories: Accommodation, Mental Health Services,

Centrecare – Youth and Family Counselling and Support Services

Perth: (08) 9325 6644
Joondalup: (08) 9300 7300

Provides counselling, support and linkages within the community for young people aged 12-18 yrs and their families. This service is provided for people living in the Joondalup region of Perth.



Categories: Child and Youth Services, Family Services,

Centrecare Adolescent Mediation Family Service

Provides a counselling service for parent/caregivers, children and teenagers aged 10-21 years old, to find solutions to conflict they may be experiencing.



Category: General Contacts

Centrecare Family Enhancement Services (FES)

The program supports clients in enhancing family strengths and abilities to be able to take care of their children, and ensure their safety and well being. The program assists parents to develop appropriate skills, knowledge and confidence to be the best parents through weekly home visits, referrals and development support. If you would like the Family Enhancement Service (FES) to help, ask your Support Worker to refer you to the program. The Support Worker can arrange a time for a Family Support Worker from FES to visit you at home



Categories: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Services, Family Services, General Contacts,

Centrecare Family Support Services (FSS)

Provides a confidential outreach counselling service for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families who are at risk of having their children removed from their care. FSS workers will support the family in keeping their children safe at home. If you would like the Family Support Service (FSS) to help, ask your Department for Child Protection and Family Support (CPFS) Case Worker to refer you to the program.



Categories: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Services, Family Services, General Contacts,

Centrecare General Counselling

Provides counselling in the Perth area for issues related to relationship changes, conflict, depression, low self-esteem, self-confidence, loss or grief, separation, step families, communication, gambling, abuse and life transition.



Categories: Child and Youth Services, Family Services, General Contacts,

Centrecare Parent and Adolescent Conflict Counselling Service (PACCS)

Provides a counselling service for parent/caregivers, children and teenagers aged 12 to 18 years old, to find solutions to conflicts they may be experiencing. Issues may include: abuse or violence in the family, adolescent development issues, relationship conflicts, communication difficulties, drug and/or alcohol use, school or friendship related issues, sexuality issues or adolescent mental health issues. The service provides individual counselling and/or family counselling, along with workshops, seminars and school based programs that aim to assist and educate both young people and their family.



Categories: Child and Youth Services, Domestic and Family Services, Family Services, General Contacts,

Centrecare Parent Teen Link Counselling Service

Provides counselling to Perth and Joondalup families where significant conflict between parent/s and a teeenage occurs. Works on the premise that all parents and teenagers have the potential ability to resolve their differences, but may need some help and support in learning new ways of dealing with their problems.



Categories: Child and Youth Services, Family Services, General Contacts,

Centrecare Youth Support Service (CYSS)

Free service. Provides outreach counselling, support and linkages within the community for young people aged 12-18 years and their families. This service is provided to people living in the Joondalup region of Perth. A CYSS worker will visit you in the community, your home, school or a place of your choosing, which is a comfortable place to talk and help you sort things out.

 



Categories: Child and Youth Services, Family Services,

Cherokee Village Mobile Home and Tourist Park

Offers comfortable, fully-equipped chalet and caravan accommodation as well as sites for  caravans and camping. Prices ranging from between $40 to $100 per night. Identification is required, a driver licence and/or passport is required at the time of check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Caravan Parks,

Child Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS)

Child and Adolescent Health Service – Mental Health service (CAMHS) provides mental health programs to infants, children and young people up to the age of 17. This includes services in the community and in a hospital setting. Children and families are referred to these services by there treating therapist, GP, specialist or other community organisation. Information and advice about accessing a child adolescent Mental Health Service is available by contacting local CAMHS community clinics.

Armadale – 9391 2455

Bentley – 9334 3900

Clarkson – 9304 6200

Fremantle – 9435 9700

Hillarys – 9403 1999

Peel – 9531 8080

Rockingham – 9528 0555

Shenton – 9381 7055

Swan – 9250 5777

Warwick – 9448 5544

For more urgent situations please contact the CAHS urgent mental health support line on 1800 048 636 (24 hour service).



Categories: Child and Youth Services, Mental Health Services,

Child Protection Unit Perth Children’s Hospital (PCH)

The PCH Child Protection Unit (CPU) is a specialised, hospital-based service providing medical, forensic, social work and therapeutic services for children and their families when there is a concern that a child has, or may have suffered from child abuse. The PCH CPU is the only hospital-based service of this kind in WA.

Our staff coordinate assessment, planning and (when appropriate) intervention strategies and ongoing therapy for children and families where there are child protection concerns. This includes:

  • inpatient services in conjunction with inpatient unit staff
  • outpatient clinics, including after-hours services for acute sexual assault
  • therapy outpatient clinics.

Key roles of the CPU include:

  • medical and forensic examination, opinion formulation and report writing
  • diagnosis and treatment of injuries and infections
  • medical and forensic investigations, including blood tests and imaging
  • assessment of a child’s current and ongoing safety risk
  • psychosocial assessments
  • crisis support for children and families
  • a wide range of therapy services
  • education and training in child protection
  • consultation on child protection matters within hospital, external health services and the wider community
  • court attendance for civil and criminal matters

Referrals are accepted from a variety of internal and external sources, including:



Categories: 24hr Emergency Contacts, Child and Youth Services,

Citizens Advice Bureau

Provides advice and information relating to most areas of law including family, civil, consumer, vehicle accidents,  neighbourhood disputes, simple wills, powers of attorney, and probate.



Category: Legal Services

City of Cockburn Financial Counselling

Provides financial counselling to those in the City of Cockburn. They provide financial advice and assistance to help individuals to manage their debt and develop money management skills.  Open Monday –  Friday 9 am to 4 pm.



Category: Financial Services

Civic Hotel

Located in Inglewood area. Offers a range of accommodation options including apartments, suites, twin and double hotel rooms. Prices range from between $50 to $150 per night, depending on the choice of accommodation. Photo identification is required.



Category: Accommodation

Comfort Hotel Perth City

Affordable accommodation offering double, twins, triples and family rooms. Prices range from $150 and above, depending on the choice of accommodation. Will need Photo identification at check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Comfort Inn Admiral

Located in Belmont area. Comfort Inn Admiral has a range of rooms to suit client’s requirements including double and twin rooms, and family rooms that can accommodate up to 5 guests. Prices range from $200 and above, depending on choice of accommodation. Photo Identification is required.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Comfort Inn Bel Eyre

Located in the Belmont area close to the airport. Offering twin, double, triple and quad rooms as well as a family room. Prices range from $150 and above, depending on choice of accommodation. Photo identification is required at check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Comfort Inn Wentworth Plaza Hotel

Located in the Perth CBD. Provides well appointed single, twin, double and family rooms or apartments, some with and some without private facilitates. Shared rooms include single, twin and double standard rooms and private rooms include single, double, executive suite and family apartment. Prices ranging from $145 to $250 and above, depending on the choice of accommodation. Photo identification is required.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Communicare – Breathing Space

Breathing Space offers a behaviour change program to men who have been abusive in their intimate partner relationships. The services therapeutic community provides men with approximately three (3) months of accommodation while they undertake an intensive therapeutic program including group work, individual counselling and case management in their behaviour change journey.



Categories: Accommodation, Domestic and Family Services,

Communicare – Building a Balance

For families with young people between the ages of 12-17 who are dealing with problematic and/or disruptive behaviour of one or more members, including self-harm, domestic violence or abuse. The program could also be beneficial for marginalised families, families in transition (separating, divorcing, step or blending families), culturally diverse families, or those who wish to improve the way they communicate, evaluate their goals, dreams and values or explore long standing issues.



Categories: Child and Youth Services, Family Services, General Contacts,

Communicare – Building New Beginnings

An intensive and targeted intervention and support service offered to children between the ages of 6-12, and their parents, who are at risk due to family circumstances, predominantly Family and Domestic Violence. The service may include a combination of coaching, family and individual therapy of 6-10 sessions and access to Support and Psycho-educational Groups. The service is offered in Cannington, Armadale and Kwinana.



Categories: Child and Youth Services, Family Services,

Communicare Financial Counselling Service

Addresses financial crisis through provision of counselling, advocacy, referral and Hardship Utility Grant Scheme.



Category: Financial Services

Community Legal Centres Association (WA)

Provides a referral service to appropriate legal centres or other relevant organisations. Cmmunity Legal Centre services include information and advice; casework and minor assistance; representation and advocacy; community legal education; policy and law reform. Each Cmmunity Legal Centre may offer different services, depending on the needs of the community.



Categories: Financial Services, General Contacts, Legal Services,

Consumer Credit Legal Services

Provides assistance with credit, banking and financial services.



Category: Legal Services

Coolibah Lodge Backpackers

Backpackers providing budget accommodation, situated 5 minutes from Northbridge. Offers three, four, six or eight bed dormitories as well as private double rooms. Prices ranging from $29 per night for a dormitory style room. Identification is required, a driver licence and/or passport is required at the time of check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Backpackers,

Country Comfort Intercity Hotel and Apartments

Based in Belmont, south of the river of Perth, offering affordable accommodation.Range of room sizes. Prices range from $150 and above, depending on the choice of accommodation. Photo identification is required when checking in.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Crisis Care Helpline

The Department for Child Protection and Family Support’s after hours service, Crisis Care Unit, operates twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week.

This telephone service prioritises child protection concerns. It also provides information, advice, support and intervention for people in crises and needing urgent help. Types of crises addressed by the service include child protection concerns, family and domestic violence, suicidal ideation and homelessness.

Crisis Care Unit assists callers experiencing homelessness by providing information and advice. In exceptional and unforeseen circumstances, support is provided for callers to access short-term crisis accommodation.



Categories: 24hr Emergency Contacts, Child and Youth Services, Domestic and Family Services, Emergency and Crisis Care Numbers, General Contacts,

Criterion Hotel Perth

Located in Perth CBD. Spacious and well-appointed rooms ranging from single, double, triple and quad rooms. Prices range from $120 to $180 and above, depending on the choice of accommodation.Photo identification is required



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Crystal Brook Caravan Park

Crystal Brook Caravan Park is nestled at the base of the Perth Foothills and is located 17 km from Perth and is approximately 10 Km from Perth domestic airport. They cater for long and short stay accommodation and tourist sites with a range of cabins and caravans to suit all budget. Budget prices ranging from between $22 to $205 per night, depending on type of accommodation. Identification is required, a driver licence and/or passport is required at the time of check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Caravan Parks,

Cyrenian House

Cyrenian House has offered a residential program for individuals wanting to address their drug and alcohol dependency issues. They also provide  outreach services like counselling and support services for people with problem use of alcohol &/or other drugs, or people impacted by someone else’s problem use. They have a range of programs to support people. Assessments are made by appointments and youwill require a referral to be completed.



Category: Alcohol and Drug Services

Darby Park Serviced Residences

Located in Subiaco. Offers affordable apartment accommodation including studio, one bedroom, two bedroom and three bedroom apartments. Prices range from $245 and above per night depending on choice of accommodation. Photo identification is required.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Dawesville Caravan Park Holiday Village

This caravan Park is located 15 km outside of Mandurah area.Provides a range of accommodations including cabin’s, caravan’s, powered van sites and powered tent sites. Prices ranging from $33 per night. Driver license and/or Passport is required as form of Identification at check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Caravan Parks,

Daydawn Advocacy Centre

Day Dawn Advocacy Centre provides support, advocacy and negotiation on behalf of Aboriginal people. They can provide legal, medical, financial, educational and social services for the Indigenous people of Western Australia.



Categories: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Services, Legal Services,

Department for Child Protection and Family Support

The Department provides a range of child safety and family support services to Western Australian individuals, children and their families, from the Kimberley to the Great Southern regions of the State.



Category: Child and Youth Services

Derbarl Yerrigan Health Service

East Perth: (08) 9421 3888
Midland: (08) 9374 1400
Mirrabooka: (08) 9344 0444
Maddington: (08) 9452 5333

Provides a wide range of health services including general health, chronic diseases, dental health, environmental health, ear health, retinal eye screening, physiotherapy, podiatry, and stolen generation services



Categories: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Services, Child and Youth Services, Family Services, General Contacts,

Discovery Inn Albany

Offers a range of affordable accommodation including single, double, twin, queen and family rooms. Prices ranging from $45 to $100 and above, depending on accommodation choice.



Category: Accommodation

Dog Rock Motel

Offers a range of accommodation options including standard, deluxe, family and executive rooms. Prices range from $165 and above, depending on choice of accommoadtion.



Category: Accommodation

Domestic Violence Advocacy Service

DVAS Central is a free service which helps women who have experienced, or are at risk of domestic violence, access support. DVAS provides people with a safe and friendly environment to access advocacy, legal and DCP services.

All services at Domestic Violence Advocacy Service provides within the context of a supportive and safe environment. All Women’s Health & Families Service staff members are female, and can provide assistance with:
  • Discussing available options
  • Applying for a restraining order
  • Obtaining support and advices from Legal Aid
  • Referrals to other agencies (including counselling services & DCP)



Categories: Domestic and Family Services, General Contacts,

Domestic Violence Liaison Officer (WA Police) (24 hrs)

Provides support to victims of family violence by providing information on relevant laws/community intervention



Categories: 24hr Emergency Contacts, Domestic and Family Services,

Drugs and Alcohol Youth Service (DAYS)

Based in East Perth, the Drug and Alcohol Youth Service (DAYS) is a free and confidential service which offers treatment and support to young people experiencing drug and alcohol related problems. The service offers community case management, withdrawal, and residential rehabilitation services for young people whose drug use is significantly impacting their lives. Treatment includes counselling, clinical psychology and parent and family counselling. The age range is 12- 18 years however there is flexibility to age 21 years who are experiencing significantly problematic drug use. Referrals can be made Monday to Friday, 12:30pm – 4:00pm.



Category: Alcohol and Drug Services

El Caballo Resort

Located in Wooroloo, 30 minutes from Midland.Offers affordable accommodation ranging from double, king, twin, triple and family rooms. Prices range from $130 to $300 per night, depending on choice of accommodation. Photo identification is required.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Emmaus Community

Long term accommodation service for adults who live with a mental health issues. Referrals are to be made via Bentley Mental Health Service.



Category: Mental Health Services

Emperor’s Crown Backpackers

Located 5 minutes walk from Perth city central.Quality budget accommodation which offers four and six bed dormitories, as well as private double and triple rooms and en suites. Driver license and/or Passport is required as form of Identification at check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Backpackers,

Employment Law Centre of WA

Provides free, confidential legal advice, and referrals to vulnerable employees. Aim to assist employee to understand their rights and obligations so that they feel confident in pursuing their legal options.



Categories: General Contacts, Legal Services,

Exclusive Backpackers

Located in Central Perth. Affordable accommodation with standard double rooms, three to four bedroom dormitories, and shared facilities. Prices ranging from $28 per night for dormitory style rooms, up to $150 per night for standard double rooms. Driver license and/or Passport is required as form of Identification at check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Backpackers,

Family Court of Western Australia – Counselling & Consultancy Service

The Counselling and Consultancy Service is staffed by fully qualified Family Consultants with specialist knowledge and expertise in working with children and families experiencing relationship difficulties after separation. Services Provided are as follows

  • Case Assessment Conferences
  • Individual case management, which may include joint mediation/conciliation/counselling services, depending on the specific requirements of each family
  • Referrals to appropriate agencies or programs when appropriate, and
  • A variety of reports including Family Reports involving children, as ordered by the court.



Categories: Family Services, General Contacts, Legal Services,

Family Helpline (24 hrs)

Free confidential telephone counselling and information service for families with relationship difficulties.

Telephone family helpline when:

  • You want counselling or information.
  • You need someone to turn to.
  • People in your family could get on better.
  • You want to stop taking things out on others in your family.
  • You don’t want people in your family to hurt each other.
  • You are worried about someone you know.



Categories: 24hr Emergency Contacts, Family Services,

Financial Counsellors Association of WA

Provides information, options and advocacy to help people with financial issues. Assists with finding a financial counsellor close to your area of living.



Category: Financial Services

Fremantle Community Legal Centre

Provides information, options, support and advocacy to empower individuals and families with the knowledge and skills to take control of their own financial situation. Provides advice on legal issues in family law, domestic violence retraining orders and general legal issues. Open Monday – Friday 9 am to 4 pm. Must make appointment. It is for families who are low income and disadvantaged also low income families who do not meet Centrelink criteria. Must be living in the Fremantle area.



Categories: Domestic and Family Services, Family Services, Financial Services, Legal Services,

Fremantle Village

Caravan park and accommodation village located in Fremantle offering cabins, chalet’s, motel units, and sites for caravans, motor homes, camping and tents. Prices ranging from $29 per night up to $200 per night depending on accommodation choice. Driver license and/or Passport is required as form of Identification at check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Caravan Parks,

Fresh Start Recovery Program

Fresh Start Recovery Programme grew out of a commitment to help drug users and their families recover from drug dependence. Fresh Start concentrates on detox and developing a drug free lifestyle. They provide assistance with treatment, support groups, addictions, counselling, chaplaincy, housing, rehabilitation and detoxification



Category: Alcohol and Drug Services

Globe Backpackers

Located in Perth CBD.  This hostel offering double, single, twin and triple room options, as well as four, six, eight, ten, fourteen, sixteen and twenty bed dormitories. Prices ranging from $20 to $100 per night depending on choice of accommodation. Driver license and/or Passport is required as form of Identification at check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Goodearth Hotel Perth

Located in the Perth and close to the Perth CBD. Provides both hotel rooms and studio apartments at affordable rates, offers one and two bedroom apartments with spacious accommodation for families, and dormitory style, open planned apartments. Prices range from $250 to $370 and above per night, depending on the choice of accommodation. Photo identification is required.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Gosnells Community Legal Centre

Provides counselling, advocacy, and referral for families or individuals experiencing financial crisis. They can assist with preparing household budgets. They can also can provide advice on matters relating to Family law, Domestic violence and child support.



Categories: Domestic and Family Services, Family Services, Financial Services, General Contacts, Legal Services,

Great Eastern Motor Lodge

Located in Rivervale, between the city and airport. Offers motel suite, one bedroom suite, two bedroom suite, and superior suites. Prices range from  $150 to $250 and above, depending on the choice of accommodation. Photo identification is required.



Categories: Accommodation, Lodges & Boarding House,

Hampton Road Service

A short term accommodation service offering assistance to those diagnosed with a severe persistent psychiatric disability, and experiencing episodes that impair their ability to live in the community. Referrals are made through the Alma Street Centre.



Category: Mental Health Services

Hay Street Traveller’s Inn

Located in Perth CBD. Budget accommodation starting from spacious 4 bedroom dorms to serviced double and twin bedrooms. Valid Identification or Passport is to be provided at check in. Prices ranging from $35 to $90 per night, depending on choice of accommodation. Driver license and/or Passport is required as form of Identification at check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Backpackers, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Health Direct

Experienced nurses provide immediate professional medical advice on how urgent a health concern is and what to do about it. The heath professional will compete an assessment and give sound advice on what to do,



Categories: 24hr Emergency Contacts, General Contacts,

Helping Minds – Youth Support Counselling

A service that supports children or young people age 8-18 years who are living in the North or North east of Swan River. Parental consent is required for children less than 15 years of age. The service works with children and young persons to explain the aspects of a mental illness that their friend or family may be experiencing. The program is designed to assist the child in developing coping strategies and to develop positive self-image, self-esteem and confidence. Referrals are made through contact numbers provided.



Category: Mental Health Services

Heritage Country Motel

Located in the Armadale area. Well-appointed motel units and self contained two bedroom apartments available. Prices range from $140 to $250 and above, depending on the choice of accommodation. Photo identification is required.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Hillarys Harbour Resort

Offers a range of one, two and three bedroom apartments located at Hillarys Boat Harbour. Prices ranging from $190 to $285 per night, depending on choice of accommodation. Photo identification is required.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Hive Hostel

Located in Northbridge. Affordable accommodation offering four, five, six, eight , twelve and 24 bed shared dormitories. Also provides private rooms suitable for 2 people. Pricing ranges from $20 to $70 per night depending on the choice of accommodation. Driver license or passport is required as identification.



Categories: Accommodation, Backpackers, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Holiday Inn Perth

Located in the Perth CBD. Offers a range of accommodation from standard to executive room, and family rooms. Photo identification is required.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Holyoake

Holyoake’s approach to counselling and support is to help those affected by alcohol or other drugs, as well as help those closest. This unique approach recognises that the impact of alcohol and other drug problems affects the whole family.

We provide an extensive range of counselling and support programs for everyone. This includes tailored programs specifically for:
  • Individuals with alcohol or other drug issues.
  • Anyone affected by a family members’ alcohol or other drug use.

They have a Midland and Victoria Park office.



Categories: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Services, Alcohol and Drug Services, Child and Youth Services, Family Services,

Hotel Northbridge

Offers affordable accommodation in the heart of Northbridge, offering a range of standard hotel rooms. Prices ranging from $150 to $250 per night, depending on the choice of accommodation. Photo identification is required e.g driver licence or passport



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Hougoumont Hotel

Accommodation based in Fremantle offering a range of cabins and suites. Prices ranging from $150 to $260 per night, depending on the choice of accommodation. Photo identification is required.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Indian Ocean Hotel

Located in the Scarborough area. Offers four different room types: standard rooms, spa room, economy rooms and deluxe rooms. Photo identification is required at the time of check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Indigo Junction

This service is provided by  and comprises of

  • Crisis accommodation.
  • Housing and advocacy.
  • Information.
  • Emergency relief.
  • Youth Services
  • Support and Education
  • Information / referrals
  • Community services

Indigo Junction Young People

Our Youth Service offers housing, tenancy support and education. Our goal is to provide a safe place where young people receive the support they need to set goals and work towards a positive future. We provide tailored support which includes specialist referrals, building independent living skills, job readiness and promoting links to education and training.

Services offered at our Youth Service include:

Housing

Indi House (Emergency Housing)

Indi Living Youth (Community Housing)

Support and Education

Programs

For more information:

Phone: 9274 1611

Email: [email protected]

Visit: http://indigojunction.org.au/how-we-help/youth/overview/

Indigo Junction Families

The Family Service offers housing, support and education. Our team focuses on empowering families to build on their parenting and independent living skills. We also assist families to connect to specialist supports such as counselling, health and employment services where required. Families are encouraged to set personal goals as well creating a plan towards long term stable housing.

Services offered at the Family Service include:

Housing

Indi Place (On site supported housing)

Indi Living Families (Community Housing)

Support and Education

Programs

For more information:

Phone: 9250 5256

Email: [email protected]

Visit: http://indigojunction.org.au/how-we-help/families/overview/

Indigo Junction Community Service

Karnany Resource Centre is the base for our community service and is ideally located in the heart of Midland. Karnany provides a safe place for people to meet and share their stories. Our team builds an understanding of the person’s needs and connects them with the required services. The following services and programs operate at Karnany:

COMMUNITY PROGRAMS

FINANCIAL SUPPORT & EDUCATION HUB

OUTREACH SERVICES

We provide a space at Karnany for the following services:

CONNECTION TO OTHER SERVICES

We realise that we can’t always offer people the services they require. Through our relationships with different service providers we are able to refer people to the support they need. Visit us and we can have a chat about your situation and create a support plan together.

For more information:

Phone: 9274 7929

Email: [email protected]

Visit: http://indigojunction.org.au/how-we-help/community/overview/



Categories: 24hr Emergency Contacts, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Services, Accommodation, Alcohol and Drug Services, Family Services, Financial Services, Tenancy Support Services,

ISHAR Multicultural Women’s Health Centre

Centre that assists people who are from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. All staff are involved in providing information to clients/service providers or referring them to other agencies, or health professionals, according to need. Free interpreter service is available, along with a number of bi-lingual workers.



Categories: General Contacts, Multicultural Services,

Jacaranda Community Centre Inc.

Provides financial counselling and a range of other services including emergency relief, financial literacy, counselling, youth programs, and parenting programs for Indigenous families who are at risk and live in Belmont and surrounding areas.



Categories: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Services, Child and Youth Services, Family Services, Financial Services,

Joondalup City Hotel

Offers three types of accommodation options including: executive, deluxe and studio rooms. Prices ranging from $200 and above, depending on the choice of accommodation. Photo identification is required.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Kangaroo Inn

Located in Perth central.Offers a variety of private and shared rooms. Includes single, queen and family rooms or two, four and six bed dormitories. Prices range from $50 to $200 per night, depending on choice of accommodation.



Categories: Accommodation, Backpackers,

Karrinyup Water Resort

Located 12 Km from CBD area. Accommodation providing 2 bedroom units, 1 bedroom units, open plan family unit and cabins. Prices ranging from $35 up to $250 per night, depending on choice of accommodation. Drivers license and/or passport is required as Identification at check in. Credit card deposit must be paid at the time of booking. A deposit of 1 night’s payment is required on all accommodation. During school holiday’s and busy periods a $50 deposit is required for sites. No pets allowed.



Categories: Accommodation, Caravan Parks, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Kids Helpline (24 hrs)

Kids Helpline is Australia’s only free, private and confidential, telephone and online counselling service specifically for young people aged between 5 and 25.



Categories: 24hr Emergency Contacts, Child and Youth Services, General Contacts,

Kings Park Motel

Two leveled building with stair access offering a choice of single, double, twin and triple shared rooms. Located in the Subiaco area. Prices ranging from $150 to $180 per night, depending on choice of accommodation. Photo identification is required.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Kingsway Tourist Park

Located in Madeley area. Accommodation offering two and one bedroom villas, chalets and cabin, as well as offering sites for caravans and camping. Prices ranging from $40 up to $160 per night, depending on choice of accommodation. Driver license and/or Passport is required as form of Identification at check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Caravan Parks,

Legal Aid WA

Provides free telephone and internet information about many areas of law. Specialist services include: family and domestic violence, youth law and alternative dispute resolution.

Information services: through telephone information line, community legal education, this website and a range of publications and kits.

Legal advice: through duty lawyers at court or legal advice sessions, either face to face, over the telephone or by video conference to people in remote areas.

Minor assistance: through solicitors or paralegal advisors who can help you negotiate, write letters, draft documents or prepare to represent yourself in court.

Legal representation: through lawyers working for Legal Aid WA as well as private lawyers. Only people with incomes and assets below a certain level get their own lawyer.



Categories: Family Services, Legal Services,

Leisure Inn Hotel

Located in Rockingham. Offering a range of choices from studio apartments, one bedroom and two bedroom apartments. Photo identification is required.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Lifeline

Lifeline is a National service for people experiencing a personal crisis. it is 24 hour crisis support and suicide prevention support. If you are experiencing the following please feel free to make contact.

  • Suicidal thoughts or attempts
  • Personal crisis
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Loneliness
  • Abuse and trauma
  • Stresses from work, family or society
  • Self-help information for friends and family



Categories: 24hr Emergency Contacts, Child and Youth Services, Emergency and Crisis Care Numbers, Family Services, General Contacts,

Living Proud Inc

Telephone counselling line (5.30 pm – 10.30 pm, 7 days a week.) Living Proud Inc (formerly Gay & Lesbian Community Services of WA Inc)provides support, information and resources to the Western Australian gay, lesbian, bisexual, trans* and intersex community.



Category: General Contacts

Malibu Apartments

Located in Perth and approximately 7 min Drive from Perth CBD. Short stay accommodation offering a choice of a studio apartment or large one-bedroom apartments. Prices ranging from $100 and above, depending on the choice of accommodation. Photo identification is required.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Mandurah Caravan Tourist Park

Located in the Mandurah area. Offers a range of caravan, camping and private en suites. Prices ranging from $35 up to $160 per night, depending on choice of accommodation. Driver license and/or Passport is required as form of Identification at check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Caravan Parks,

Men’s Domestic Violence Helpline

The Men’s Domestic Violence Helpline is a state wide 24 hour service.  This service provides counselling for men who are concerned about becoming violent or abusive.  The service can provide telephone counselling, information and referral to ongoing face to face services if required.  Information and support is also available for men who have experienced family and domestic violence.



Categories: 24hr Emergency Contacts, Domestic and Family Services, General Contacts,

Mental Health Emergency Response Line (MHERL)

All regions: 1300 555 788
Peel region:
1800 676 822

This service provides a rapid response to mental health emergencies across the metropolitan area. These services should be used by people involved in a mental health emergency in the community. These might include:

  • individuals who feel that they require urgent assistance
  • families or carers of those with a mental illness
  • members of the general public who witness a mental health crisis and require assistance
  • health professionals
  • community welfare service providers



Categories: 24hr Emergency Contacts, Mental Health Services,

Mental Health Law Centre

The service is free legal advice and representation to people who are involuntary patients in the Western Australian mental health system. Subject to resources, they provide legal help, advice, representation and/or referrals in other areas of law including criminal, guardianship and administration, criminal injuries compensation, equal opportunity, discrimination and other civil matters.



Categories: General Contacts, Legal Services, Mental Health Services,

MercyCare – Mirrabooka Family Support Network

MercyCare is a lead agency for the Mirrabooka Family Support Network. The service provides family services, children’s services, counselling, drug and alcohol services, financial counselling services, legal advice, educational services and family dispute services.



Categories: Alcohol and Drug Services, Child and Youth Services, Family Services, Financial Services, General Contacts,

MercyCare Community Support

MercyCare Community Support provides activities that will enable individuals to develop the knowledge, skills and confidence they will need to manage their life. This service is available to families, individuals and community groups through appointment. Available to people living in Mirrabooka and surrounding area’s. Some of the workshops include:

  • Art and craft
  • Conversational English
  • Understanding Australian Citizenship
  • Healthy Living
  • School Holiday Programmes for children
  • Yoga classes
  • Sewing
  • Help with your Learner’s Driving Test



Categories: Child and Youth Services, Family Services, General Contacts,

MercyCare Lending Services

Offers affordable and manageable interest free loans to help clients build a better life for thelmselves, and their families. The loan is aimed at helping people kick-start their future and create the life they are hoping for, can be used for a range of employment, training and education items. To be eligible, clients must be 18 years or over, an Australian resident with a health care card or a low income earner, able to show proof they can repay the loan and able to provide all documentation required for processing the loan.



Categories: Child and Youth Services, Financial Services, General Contacts,

MercyCare Reconnect

Provides a free and confidential outreach support service to young people aged 12 to 18 years who are having difficulties staying at home or who have recently become homeless because of family issues. Works with young people and their parent/guardian and families to provide support through counselling, mediation, provision of information, education, advocacy and referral.



Categories: Child and Youth Services, General Contacts,

MercyCare Rental Ready Program

The Rental Ready program provides training and advice for people new to Australia, on getting and living in a rental property in Australia. This includes understanding tenancy rights and responsibilities and a practical module on cleaning and property maintenance.

* Must be eligible for Settlement Grant Program.*

Office Locations:

Cannington – 6298 9841 or 0481 000 898

Mirrabooka – 6298 9888



Categories: General Contacts, Multicultural Services, Private Rental Accommodation,

Midland Information, Debt and Legal Advocacy Service (MIDLAS)

Provides information, options, support and advocacy to empower individuals and families with the knowledge and skills to take control their own financial situation. MIDLAS also offers a free legal service on assisting victims of family and domestic violence. This includes initial assistance and advice in family law (excluding property) and criminal injury compensation. if they are not able to assist they maybe able to provide appropriate referrals to a suitable, alternative legal practitioner.



Categories: Domestic and Family Services, Financial Services, Legal Services,

Miss Maud Swedish

Located in the center of Perth. Offers six different room types including superior queen, superior twin, superior single, standard double, standard twin and standard single rooms. Prices from above $100 per night. Photo Identification is required.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Moorditj Koort Aboriginal Health and Wellness Centre

Moorditj Koort Aboriginal Health and Wellness Centre is part of the Perth South Coastal Medicare Local in the Rockingham Kwinana district. The focus of the organisation is to support health and wellness of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people living in the Kwinana/Rockingham District.

Moorditj Koort has a range of free specialist and service  including, dietitian, Moorditj Djena, diabetes education, pharmacist, alcohol and other drug counselling.



Categories: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Services, Alcohol and Drug Services, General Contacts,

Mountway Apartments

Located in west Perth. Offers several different room types including single, twin, budget, double, triple or family rooms. Prices ranging from between $80 to $195 per night. Photo identification is required.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Multicultural Services Centre of WA (MSCWA)

MSCWA provides assistance to clients who are from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. MSCWA currently provide the following programs:

  • Emergency Relief Program
  • MAITRI Mental Health Services
  • Multicultural Disability Services Program
  • My Health Our Health (MHOH)
  • Multicultural Health and Wellbeing Program
  • Multicultural Housing Services Program
  • Multicultural Media Services
  • Multicultural Wellness Program
  • Settlement Grants Program
  • Workforce Development Centre Program

Office Locations:

North Perth – 9328 1544

Wellness Centre – 9444 8283

Cannington – 9258 5188

Mirrabooka – 9344 7858

Morley – 9275 4555/6150 9326

Bunbury – 9791 5281



Categories: Financial Services, General Contacts, Multicultural Services, Tenancy Support Services,

Narcotics Anonymous in Perth

Supports those who suffer an active addiction but want to stay clean. This is a program of complete abstinence from all drugs. There is only one requirement for membership, the desire to stop using. They suggest that you keep an open mind and give yourself a break. There program is a set of principles written so simply that we can follow them in our daily lives.



Category: Alcohol and Drug Services

National Debt Hotline

Free financial counselling across Australia. It aims to help vulnerable individuals and families across a range of income levels manage their money, overcome financial adversity, participate in their communities and plan for the medium to long term. The service provides referrals for face to face counselling.



Category: Financial Services

Neami National

Neami National is a community mental health service supporting people living with mental illness to improve their health, live independently and pursue a life based on their own strengths, values and goals.

We provide services in diverse communities in Western Australia, Queensland, South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales, ranging from the inner-city and suburbs to regional and remote areas.

Neami National provide individual outreach support, youth support services, NDIS services, community programs, rehabilitation (Residential and Non-Residential), and housing and homelessness support.



Category: Mental Health Services

Next Step (Specialist Drug and Alcohol Service)

Next Step Drug and Alcohol Services is the clinical services directorate of the Drug and Alcohol Office. It provides assessment and treatment services for people experiencing problems associated with their alcohol and other drug use, and support for their families.



Category: Alcohol and Drug Services

Ngala Parenting Line

Ngala Parenting Line offers phone advice and support to parents and carers of children up to 18 years old. The phone line is open from 8:00am to 8:00pm, seven days a week. Ngala Parenting Line also offers a call back service, where an online request to be called for information can be filled out via www.ngala.com.au.



Categories: Child and Youth Services, Family Services,

Noongar Patrol Outreach Services

The Nyoongar Patrol Outreach Service is a community based service that deals with social and welfare issues within the locations of Burswood, Fremantle, Midland, Northbridge, the Northern Corridor, the South-Eastern Corridor and Vincent. The purposes of the Nyoongar Patrol is to provide early street level interventions to local and remote Indigenous people frequenting public spaces in nominated locations. The target groups are people at risk of coming into contact with the criminal justice system due to various social and welfare issues.



Categories: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Services, General Contacts,

North East Community Drug Service

The North East Metropolitan Community Drug Service is operated by Holyoake and provides a comprehensive alcohol and other drug service for the north east metropolitan community through its Midland office. The range of services provided includes individual, family and group interventions to alcohol and other drug users and those who are impacted by someone else’s alcohol and other drug use.



Category: Alcohol and Drug Services

North Lodge Accommodation

Located approximately 10 mins from Perth City. Rooms available from dormitory accommodation, and double and single rooms with en suite. Price range from $54- $111 per night.  Apartments for short term and medium term stay are also available. Photo Identification is required.



Categories: Accommodation, Lodges & Boarding House,

North Metro Community Drug Service

The North Metro Community Alcohol and Drug Service (NMCADS) is a service developed in partnership with Cyrenian House and Next Step. The service provides a comprehensive range of alcohol and other drug services available at the same facility. Integrated services are available at Warwick and East Perth, and counselling at Joondalup along with various outreach locations in the northern corridor.



Category: Alcohol and Drug Services

Northern Suburbs Community Legal Centre

Northern Suburbs Community Legal Centre provides general legal services in matters of family law, civil law, and residential tenancy. Their vision is that disadvantaged and low income earners have access to legal services. Appointments are essential, and two offices are located in Mirrabooka (9440 1663) and Joondalup (9301 4413).



Categories: Family Services, General Contacts, Legal Services,

Ocean Beach Hotel

Located in Cottesloe, offering several room types including spa, deluxe, twin and family. Prices starting from $170 and above. Photo identification is required on arrival.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Ocean View Motel

Located in the North beach area. It offers Several room selections ranging from $169 and above per night. Photo identification is required on arrival.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Old Firestation Fremantle Backpackers

Located in Fremantle. Provides four, five, eight and twelve bed dormitories as well as a female dorm and private double room. Prices ranging from $25 up to $80 per night, depending on choice of accommodation. Driver license and/or Passport is required as form of Identification at check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Backpackers,

One World Backpackers

Cheap budget accommodation for international travellers of all ages. Located in North Bridge. Provides a range of four, six and eight bed dormitories as well as private double rooms with en suite. International passport must be provided. Prices ranging from $30 up to $85 per night, depending on choice of accommodation.



Categories: Accommodation, Backpackers,

Ozi Inn Backpackers (Perth)

Hostel and backpacker accommodation providing two, four and six bed dormitory and private couples room. Prices ranging from $25 to $65 per night, depending on choice of accommodation. Driver license and/or Passport is required as form of Identification at check in. Located in Northbridge.



Categories: Accommodation, Backpackers,

Palmerston Association

To assist and support individuals, families and communities across Western Australia, by reducing the harm of alcohol and other drug use through counselling, therapies and education.



Categories: Alcohol and Drug Services, General Contacts,

Parent Drug Information Service

The Parent Drug Information Service is a confidential, non-judgemental, 24 hour/seven days a week helpline for families and carers seeking help for alcohol or other drug use.They provide counselling, information, referral & support to families and carers seeking help for alcohol or other drug abuse.



Categories: Alcohol and Drug Services, Family Services,

Parkerville Support and Counselling Service (SACS)

The Support and Counselling Service (SACS) engages with the children (aged between 4 – 14 yrs) of families living in Family Supported Accommodation (in Perth’s northern suburbs including City of Swan ). SACS works alongside Supported Housing and Accommodation programmes to deliver a comprehensive service focused on the individual needs of each client. The service focuses on the child as their client, however work closely with the whole family with the hope of bringing about sustainable change for a brighter future.



Categories: Child and Youth Services, Family Services,

Peer Based Harm Reduction WA (formally known as WASUA)

Provides non-judgmental, friendly peer based support, information and education, advocacy and harm reduction services and services aimed at reducing the transmission of Blood Borne Viruses and Sexually Transmitted Infections associated with drug use amongst the community in WA.



Category: Alcohol and Drug Services

Perth 178 Backpackers

Located in  Northbridge. Hostel environment that offers a range of budget accommodation including two, four, six and eight bed dormitories. Prices ranging from $25 to $70 per night, depending on choice of accommodation. Driver license and/or Passport is required as form of Identification at check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Backpackers, Lodges & Boarding House,

Perth Hills Discovery Centre

Campgound operated by the Department of Parks and Wildlife with separate individual camp sites for up to 12 small tents. Prices ranging from $10 per person, per night for a tent site. The campground is available for public camping every Friday, Saturday and Sunday night and every night of the week during Western Australia school holidays. At other times it is reserved for school groups. Bookings online only. Located 18km from Kalamunda via Mundaring Weir Road.



Categories: Accommodation, Caravan Parks,

Perth YHA Backpackers

Backpacking accommodation in a Perth CBD. Prices ranging from $35 to $135 per person, depending on choice of accommodation.  Driver license and/or Passport is required as form of Identification at check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Backpackers,

Planet Inn Backpackers

Located in Perth City. Backpacker accommodation providing four, six, eight and fourteen bed dormitories. Photo ID required at Check in. Prices ranging from $20 to $30 per night, depending on choice of accommodation.



Categories: Accommodation, Backpackers,

Police, Fire, Ambulance (life-threatening situation)

Call 131 444 when the situation is not an emergency but you require police attendance or assistance.



Categories: 24hr Emergency Contacts, Emergency and Crisis Care Numbers,

Problem Gambling Helpline

Free support, information & telephone counselling services for people who have a problem with gambling, & family & friends of people with a gambling problem.



Categories: 24hr Emergency Contacts, General Contacts,

Psychiatric Days Program – Abbotsford Hospital

Specialised day patient psychiatric services provide treatment & counselling for patients with psychiatric disorders and mental illnesses including depression; anxiety; OCD; trauma; bipolar affective disorder; alcohol, other drug & gambling addictions; eating disorders; internet and sex addiction; and men’s and women’s issues



Categories: Alcohol and Drug Services, Mental Health Services,

Relationships Australia – Moorditj Yarning

Provides counselling for family and relationships issues, grief and loss. theThey also provide outreach which means that they can come to you if required. Moorditj Yarning has been working closely with Aboriginal people in the Langford/Gosnells and Clarkson/Joondalup areas. There counsellors have experience working with alcohol and drug problems, other health concerns such as diabetes, family and relationship issues, grief, loss and domestic violence.



Categories: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Services, Alcohol and Drug Services, General Contacts,

Richmond Wellbeing

Richmond Wellbeing is one of the leading mental health organisation in WA, that assist adults, youth and families deal with the challenges of mental health issues. As a registered NDIS provider, Richmond Wellbeing aims to share and support individuals on their recovery from mental illness. Richmond Wellbeing provide general support as well as supported accommodation for individuals who cannot live at home due to personal circumstances and mental health challenges making living in or keeping a home difficult.



Categories: Accommodation, Mental Health Services,

Rise Network

People with disabilities,mental health issues, people who are aged and youth at risk.  Can assist with a range of issues including maintaining and sustaining tenancy, rent payments and service charges. They can also support caregivers with respite care.



Categories: Mental Health Services, Tenancy Support Services,

Royal Hotel Perth

Offers a range of different room types including single, double, executive and family rooms. Offers both shared and private facilities. Prices ranging from $99 and above. Located in the center of Perth CBD. Photo identification is required when presenting to Hotel.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

RUAH – Harmony Place

Harmony Place: Harmony Place located in the inner city has six on-site crisis units, providing crisis accommodation and casework support to women with dependent children, who are escaping family and domestic violence or homelessness. Priority is given to those escaping FDV. Intakes to the service are generally Monday to Friday between 9am and 5pm.

Email: [email protected]



Categories: Accommodation, Domestic and Family Services, Family Services, General Contacts,

RUAH – Kambarang Place

Kambarang Place:  Kambarang Place located in the inner city, provides crisis accommodation and casework support for sole Aboriginal women who are escaping family and domestic violence, homelessness or experiencing other life crises.   A drug and alcohol caseworker also provides specific assessment and support. Intake is generally Monday to Friday between 9am and 5pm.

Email: [email protected]



Categories: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Services, Domestic and Family Services, General Contacts,

RUAH – South East Tenancy

Ruah South East Tenancy provides support to individuals and their families to maintain private rental tenancies. This program is for individuals and families in the south-east metropolitan corridor of Perth. The service operates Monday to Friday during business hours, and further enquiries can be made on 13 72 84 or [email protected]



Categories: Private Rental Accommodation, Tenancy Support Services,

RUAH – Street to Home

Ruah’s Street to Home Program can assist you to access stable housing, and address issues to achieve positive, long term outcomes, and an improved quality of life.



Categories: Accommodation, General Contacts,

RUAH – Support and Tenancy Education Program (STEP)

The RUAH STEP program assist individuals or families who are living in public housing and are experiencing difficulties that are impacting on their tenancy. The STEP program can provide flexible and tailored support to meet needs to maintain a public tenancy.



Categories: Accommodation, Tenancy Support Services,

RUAH Day Centre

The Ruah Centre is a drop-in centre, located in Northbridge, for people who are homeless, or at risk of becoming homeless. Everyone over the age of 18 is welcome. Ruah Day Centre can also provide you with information and referrals to a range of other support services including doctors, Street Law and Centrelink.

Address: 33 Shenton Street, Northbridge

Operating Hours: 8:30am to 12:30pm



Categories: Alcohol and Drug Services, General Contacts, Mental Health Services,

Salvation Army – Balga Community Services

The Salvation Army Balga provides a place of support to the people in our community. These services constitutes a comprehensive level of care and range of programs that meet a variety of needs. Some of these are:

  • Emergency relief (assistance with emergency needs of food, material needs and financial matters.
  • Financial Counselling
  • Supported Accommodation Program
  • Free Hairdresser
  • Early Learning Centre
  • Health Care service for children

A free coffee awaits those who perhaps just need to speak with someone about personal matters.



Categories: Family Services, General Contacts,

Salvation Army – Bridge Program

The Salvation Army Bridge Program operates a sobering up centre and detoxification service in the inner-city.

The detoxification service provides a one week residential stay and operates to a supportive care model based on non-medical or low-medical interventions. Complex withdrawal cases, or those with severe symptoms are referred to medical services. Located in Gosnells, referral to the service needs to occur via admission to Bridge House in Highgate.

Both services are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to drug and alcohol users aged 18 years and older. The sobering up service also accepts 15-18 year olds.

Address: 11-15 Wright Street, Highgate



Categories: Alcohol and Drug Services, General Contacts,

Salvation Army – Financial Counselling Service

The service case manages around 15 people at a time, who have found themselves facing financial hardship. The service teaches life skills in budgeting and provides paralegal support to clients requiring this service. Advocacy is a key function of this service. The Financial Counsellor works closely with Family Support Services and the Family Accommodation Programme.

This service operates 5 days per week. Inquiries can be handled by ringing (08) 9349 7488 or by appointment it further assistance is required.



Categories: Family Services, Financial Services, General Contacts,

Salvation Army – Morley

The Salvation Army – Morley provides support to individuals and families facing a crisis to help them meet their immediate needs. The Salvation Army – Morley offers emergency relief services to help relieve the stresses faced by families and individuals in crisis.

Once your immediate needs have been met, the service can also help with talking to utility providers about any outstanding bills, help connect with Centrelink about getting a job, talk to police, or recommend other support services.

The Salvation Army – Morley provide other services including:

  • Mainly Music – for carers of preschool aged children to meet with other parents and enjoy a fun time of music with the children followed by a social time with refreshments for the adults.
  • Playgroup
  • Positive Lifestyle Program (PLP)
  • Youth Support



Categories: Child and Youth Services, Family Services, Financial Services, General Contacts,

Samaritans Crisis Line

Provides confidential, 24/7 crisis support for people who are going through difficult times in their lives and need someone to talk to. Samaritans Crisis Line can assist with issues around: relationships or family problems, loss and bereavement, financial worries or job related anxieties, school or study-related stress, illness – for yourself or someone else you care for, addiction or substance abuse, and thoughts of suicide.



Categories: 24hr Emergency Contacts, Child and Youth Services, Emergency and Crisis Care Numbers, Mental Health Services,

Scarborough Observation Resort

Offers a range of accommodation options from apartments, villas, motel rooms and budget rooms. Prices ranging from $70 and above. Will require photo identification when presenting.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Seasons of Perth

Located in the Perth CBD. Offers three different room types to choose from including standard double, standard twin and executive rooms. Prices ranges from $150 to $250+. Photo identification is required.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Sexual Assault Resource Centre (SARC)

The Sexual Assault Resource Centre (SARC) is the emergency sexual assault (rape crisis) service for Perth, Western Australia.

SARC is located in Perth, Western Australia, and provides high-quality care for females and males, 13 years and over, who have been affected by sexual assault (also called rape) or sexual abuse. SARC provides a 24-hour emergency sexual assault (rape crisis) service in metropolitan Perth. This involves medical care, a forensic examination and counselling support to people who have been sexually assaulted (or raped) within the previous 14 days.

SARC also provides counselling in centres across the Perth metropolitan area to people who have experienced sexual assault (rape) and sexual abuse in the past. SARC is a free confidential service. It is NOT part of the police, however SARC will support a person’s decision to involve the police.

SARC is located on the King Edward Memorial Hospital site in a building which is separate from the hospital and which has been designed to maintain a sense of confidentiality and to provide a non-hospital environment.

Emergency Telephone Counselling (8:30am to 11:00pm daily) – 6458 1828



Categories: 24hr Emergency Contacts, Child and Youth Services, Emergency and Crisis Care Numbers, General Contacts,

South East Metropolitan Community Drug Service

The South East Metropolitan Community Alcohol and Drug Service is an integrated service operating as a partnership between Palmerston and Next Step. The service provides improved access to a comprehensive range of alcohol and other drug (AOD) services available at one location. Clients have access to a streamlined assessment and care pathway drawing on the full range of Next Step, Palmerston and allied co-located services. Palmerston provides counselling and support and Next Step provides medical and psychological services. Clients may also access home based withdrawal services provided by the Drug and Alcohol Withdrawal Network (DAWN).

The service is appropriate for:

  • Individuals seeking information/change/assistance in regards to their own or someone else’s alcohol and other drug use
  • Families affected by alcohol or other drug issues
  • Professionals and other service providers
  • Communities tackling local alcohol or other drug issues



Categories: Alcohol and Drug Services, General Contacts,

South Metro Community Alcohol and Drug Service

With branches in Fremantle, Rockingham and Mandurah, the South Metropolitan Community Alcohol and Drug Service is an integrated service operating as a partnership between Palmerston and Next Step. The service provides improved access to a comprehensive range of alcohol and other drug (AOD) services available at one location. Clients have access to a streamlined assessment and care pathway drawing on the full range of Palmerston, Next Step, and allied co-located services. Palmerston provides counselling and support and Next Step provides medical and psychological services. Clients may also access home based withdrawal services provided by the Drug and Alcohol Withdrawal Network (DAWN). The integrated service is available in Fremantle and Rockingham with plans to expand the existing Mandurah based Community Alcohol and Drug Service (CADS) in the future.

Fremantle – 3/22 Queen Street, Fremantle (9430 5966)

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 9.00am – 12.00pm, 1.00pm – 4.00pm

Wednesday: 9.00am – 12.00pm only

 

Rockingham – 2/31 Council Avenue, Rockingham (9550 9200)

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 9.00am – 12.00pm, 1.00pm – 4.30pm

Wednesda: 9.00am – 12.00pm only

 

Mandurah – 22 Tuckey Street, Mandurah (9581 4010)

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 9.00am – 12.00pm, 1.00pm – 4.30pm

Wednesday: 9.00am – 12.00pm only



Categories: Alcohol and Drug Services, General Contacts,

Southcare Inc. Financial Counselling Service

Provides community services to people in the Manning area and surrounds. Services provided include the SouthCare Op Shop, Aboriginal Community and Family Support, emergency relief and financial counselling. Contact the service on 9450 6233 for further assessment and follow up.

Op Shop: 54 Bickley Crescent, Manning

Monday to Friday – 9:00am to 1:00pm



Categories: Financial Services, General Contacts,

Specialist Aboriginal Mental Health Service (SAMHS) Metropolitan

The Specialist Aboriginal Mental Health Service (SAMHS) Metropolitan supports both Aboriginal consumers and carers in accessing mainstream mental health services, and in better meeting the needs of Aboriginal people.

Located at De Grey House, Graylands Health Campus, SAMHS Metropolitan provides state-wide consultation/liaison with service providers and the community; advocacy for Aboriginal consumers; and operates as a peak body for Aboriginal mental health professionals. SAMHS Metropolitan operates with cultural integrity using strategies to include brokering of elders, and traditional healers to participate in particular clinical cases.

SAMHS Metropolitan is an adult mental health service that provides a ‘whole of family’ approach to service delivery.



Categories: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Services, Mental Health Services,

Spinner’s Backpackers

Located in Perth City. Provides a range accommodation options ranging from four to ten beds dormitories or private twin rooms. Photo ID Required at Check in. Prices ranging from $30 to $35 per night, depending on choice of accommodation. Driver license and/or Passport is required as form of Identification at check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Backpackers,

St Bartholomew’s Mental Health Support Service

Provides accommodation for people between the ages of 18 to 65 years old living with a mental illness and requires support of between 2 to 4 hours a day.



Category: Mental Health Services

Street Law Centre WA

Street Law Centre is a free outreach legal service for the homeless and those at risk of homelessness in Western Australia. We provide free, confidential legal information, advice and case work to the homeless or those at risk of homelessness.

In an effort to increase access to justice, Street Law offers comprehensive community legal education.

Street Law also seeks to address systemic legal issues through its law reform and advocacy campaign.

Located at:

RUAH CENTRE

33 Shenton Street, Northbridge

Every second Tuesday from 10.00am to 12.00 noon

 

TRANBY

Unit 6/5 Aberdeen Street, East Perth

Every Friday from 8.30am to 10.30am

 

PASSAGES

22 Palmerston Street, Northbridge

For 12 to 24 year olds only

Every second Wednesday from 10.30am to 12.00 noon

 

ST PATS

12 Queen Victoria Street, Fremantle

Every second Tuesday from 9.00am to 11.00am



Categories: General Contacts, Legal Services, Tenancy Support Services,

Suicide Call Back Service

Suicide Call Back Service is a nationwide service that provides 24/7 telephone, video and online professional counselling to people who are affected by suicide.

Suicide Call Back Service offers crisis support to anyone in Australia who is aged 15 years and older.

The service can help anyone who is affected by suicide, which includes:

  • Anyone who is feeling suicidal
  • Anyone who is worried about someone
  • Anyone who is caring for someone who is feeling suicidal
  • Anyone who is bereaved by suicide
  • Health professionals supporting people who are affected by suicide.



Categories: 24hr Emergency Contacts, Child and Youth Services, Emergency and Crisis Care Numbers, Family Services, General Contacts,

Sullivans Hotel

Located at the edge of Kings Park in Perth. Offers a range of options including deluxe rooms, standard rooms, standard family rooms and two bedroom apartments. Prices ranging from $100 and above. Photo identification is required on arrival.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Sundancer Backpackers Resort and Hotel, Fremantle

Located in Fremantle area. Offers four, six, eight and ten bed dormitories from $28 per night. Photo Identification is required.



Categories: Accommodation, Backpackers, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Sunset Waters Villas

Located in the Scarborough area. Offers two bedroom villas for up to maximum of 5 persons. Prices range from $150 and above for two, additional adult or child is an extra $15 per night. Photo Identification is required.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Sussex Street Community Law Service

Sussex Street Community Law Service offers a range of different services including:

  • Family Law Advice
  • Civil Law Advice
  • Minor Criminal Advice (Belmont outreach only)
  • Welfare Rights
  • Disability Discrimintation
  • Tenant Advocacy
  • Individual Disability Adovcacy
  • Financial Cousnelling
  • Night Legal Service
  • Emergency Relief
  • Outreach Services

For more information please make contact on 6253 9500 or visit http://www.sscls.asn.au/



Categories: Financial Services, General Contacts, Legal Services, Tenancy Support Services,

Swan City Youth Service Inc.

Swan City Youth Service Inc provide support to young people aged 12 to 25 years in the form of  drug and alcohol counselling, mental health support, weekly medical clinics, and assistance with finding accommodation and accessing Centrelink or any other services required. They also provide a range of educational, recreational, life skills, and art and music programs.

The service works with young people within Midland and surrounding suburbs.

Opening hours:

Monday – 10am – 7pm

Tuesday – 10am – 7pm

Wednesday – 10am – 7pm

Thursday – 10am – 7pm

Friday – 10am – 7pm

Address: 12 Padbury Terrace, Midland



Categories: Alcohol and Drug Services, Child and Youth Services,

Swan Valley Tourist Park

Located in the west swan area. Offers several different types of accommodation options including a family unit, en suite cabin, cabin, caravan and camping options. Prices ranging from $35 to $140, depending on type of accommodation chosen. Driver license and/or Passport is required as form of Identification at check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Caravan Parks,

The Clifton Motel

Budget accommodation in the Southwest of WA, located in bunbury and offering a range of accommodation options standard twin rooms, and executive suites. Prices range from $150 and above, depending on choice of accommodation.



Category: Accommodation

The Compassionate Friend

The Compassionate Friend service is a self-help peer support group open to bereaved parents, siblings and grandparents. Its is a worldwide organisation run by volunteers, which aims to support families with the grief following the death of a child. The service offers friendship and understanding to families who are grieving the death of a child, of any age, from any cause. The service also offer support and information to relatives, friends and professionals who are helping a family.



Categories: Child and Youth Services, Family Services, General Contacts,

The Emperor’s Crown

Located in the Perth CBD area. Quality budget accommodation offering four and six bed dorms along with private double, triple and twin en suites. Prices range from $35 to $160 per night, depending on accommodation option chosen. Driver license and/or Passport is required as form of Identification at check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

The Esther Foundation

The Esther Foundation facilitates an extensive and award winning residential young women’s health, development and leadership program through ten residential premises based around South Perth, housing more than forty five women and their children.

The program is full-time and offers intensive support and assistance to young women in a safe and structured environment.

The broadly structured program facilitates specific group and individual counselling for the following issues and concerns faced by young women:

  • substance abuse
  • sexual and emotional abuse
  • domestic violence
  • mental health
  • teenage pregnancy
  • self harming
  • eating disorders
  • family breakdown
  • depression

The criteria for assessment to enter the young women’s residential health, development and leadership program is that the prospective participant be aged between 13 – 33 years of age.

An assessment can be arranged via a telephone call to;

Aged over 21: Amanda Clatworthy on 0421 872 980  by phoning 08 9368 6828*

Aged under 21: Rebekah Scott on 0423 068 753 or Emma Stanway 0420 861 957

or by phoning 08 9368 6828*

*Tues – Friday between 10am and 4pm only



Categories: Accommodation, Child and Youth Services, Domestic and Family Services, Family Services, General Contacts,

The Humanitarian Group

The Humanitarian Group is a not-for-profit organisation, focused on empowering vulnerable people by providing professional and accessible migration assistance, legal advice and education. We help people new to Australia from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, including humanitarian visa holders, asylum seekers, refugees and people who are otherwise disadvantaged in their access to legal services. If you wish to make an enquiry about our free service please come to The Humanitarian Group office and register with us.

Our opening hours are Monday to Thursday, 9.00am – 3.00pm.

All of our services are provided completely free of charge to make sure we are accessible to those who need us most. Services include:

  • Protection Visas
  • TPV Project
  • Family Reunion
  • General Legal Assistance
  • The Voice Project
  • Community Legal Education



Categories: Legal Services, Multicultural Services,

The Murray Hotel

Offers a range of room types including rooms available for one, two, three or four people in a range of different settings. Prices from above $199+. Photo Identification is required.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

The New Esplanade Hotel

Offers a choice of standard or deluxe hotel rooms from $175 and $195 per night, respectively. The New Esplanade Hotel is located in Perth Central and is close to the Swan river. Photo identification is required.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

The Old Swan Barracks

Located in Northbridge. Budget hostel which offers a range of different accommodation options from twelve bed dormitories to private rooms. Prices range from $25 to $100 per night, depending on choice of accommodation option. Driver license and/or Passport is required as form of Identification at check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Backpackers, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

The Spiers Centre Inc.

The Spiers Centre Inc is committed to making a positive difference to the lives of individuals, families and the community in the northern suburbs. We do this by providing assistance through our emergency relief, financial counselling programs, through the provision of personal development programs and support groups and by engaging volunteers in a variety of our activities.

Our opening hours are between 9.00am and 4:00 pm each weekday, and we are situated at 2 Albatross Court Heathridge.



Categories: Family Services, Financial Services,

The Witch’s Hat

Popular international traveller’s backpackers. International Passport is required. Prices ranging from $35 to $100 per night, depending on accommodation choice. Driver license and/or Passport is required as form of Identification at check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Backpackers,

Townsend Lodge

Located in the Perth CBD area. Budget accommodation offering single, double, twin, studio and student rooms. Prices ranging from $50 to $115 per night, depending on accommodation choice. Driver license and/or Passport is required as form of Identification at check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Lodges & Boarding House,

Uniting Care West – Attach: Parent Alcohol and Drug Service

Provides in-home counselling, interventions, treatments, mental health support, housing support, financial counselling, domestic violence support, child protection support and community health help, for parents affected by drug and alcohol use



Categories: Alcohol and Drug Services, Family Services, General Contacts,

Uniting Care West Aboriginal Family Respite Service

This free service assists Aboriginal carers and family where family members are experiencing emotional and mental distress.  Operated from the Aboriginal Evangelical Church, it is designed to provide respite and some ‘time out’ for participants once a month. There is a crèche facility available at the Church and transport can be arranged if required.



Categories: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Services, General Contacts,

Unitingcare West – Creditcare

This service offers free and confidential financial counselling for West Australians.  Based in the Perth Central Business District and Fremantle, it encompasses financial crisis support, budgeting and some assistance with bills.



Categories: Financial Services, General Contacts,

Victim Support and Child Witness Service

Provides free emotional support and practical preparation for children under 18 years of age who are to give evidence to a court. The children involved can be victims or witnesses to any criminal charge, in any court. This includes the Magistrates Court, Children’s Court, District Court or Supreme Court. The court process can add to the stress of a child victim. However, ensuring they are adequately prepared as a witness can reduce their emotional stress and enable them to better participate in court proceedings.



Categories: Child and Youth Services, Family Services, General Contacts, Legal Services,

WA No Interest Loans Network (NILS)

Recently merging with Anglicare WA; WA No Interest Loans Scheme (WA NILS) provides loans that are either ‘no interest’ or ‘low interest’ as well as affordable car and home contents insurance, and a matched savings scheme. Eligible clients can access a WA NILS loan of between $200 and $1,500 which has no interest, no fees and no charges attached to it.

Clients with a Healthcare Card, Pension or Veteran’s Affairs Card can apply, with loans mostly being used for essential household items and services.



Categories: Family Services, Financial Services, General Contacts,

WA Police Child Abuse Squad (24 hrs)

WA Police Child Abuse Squad deal with preventing child abuse, but also assist with reports pertaining to child abuse, identifying a child molester, internet safety and how to report suspicious online behaviour.

 



Categories: 24hr Emergency Contacts, Child and Youth Services,

Wattle Grove Motel

Offers double, triple and quad rooms from $135 per night and above. Adjoining rooms available for up to 4 guest from $275 per night. Located on Welshpool Road, East. Photo Identification is required.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Welfare Rights & Advocacy Services

Provides advice, information, representation and referral in relation to Centrelink and Family Assistance, Social Security Prosecutions and Tenancy



Categories: Family Services, General Contacts, Legal Services, Tenancy Support Services,

West Beach Lagoon

Located in the Scarborough beach area. It offers one and two bedroom apartments ranging from $140 and above.



Categories: Accommodation, Hotels, Hostels & Apartments,

Western Beach Lodge

Located in the Scarborough area. Small hostel which offers affordable budget accommodation with a range of options including four, five, six and eight bed dormitories. Photo ID requied upon check in. Prices range from $35 to $75 per night, depending on choice of accommodation. Driver license and/or Passport is required as form of Identification at check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Lodges & Boarding House,

Wickham Retreat Backpackers

Located in East Perth. Offers a range of services including four, five and six bed dormitories and private rooms. Photo ID is required. Prices ranging from $40 to $50 per night, depending on choice of accommodation. Driver license and/or Passport is required as form of Identification at check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Backpackers,

William Langford Community House

William Langford Community House offers the following programs and services within the South-East Metropolitan region.
– Financial Counselling Service
– Legal Advisory Service
– Family Support Service
– Aboriginal Family Support Service
– Emergency Relief
– Migrant English Classes
– Computer Literacy Program
– Muslim Women’s Centre – Outreach Service
– Multicultural Services Centre – Somali Outreach
– The Spot (5 – 12 years)
– A range of groups and courses
– Kapahaka/Tamariki -children from 1-12 years old learning Maori songs, dance and language
– Mums and Toddler Playgroup
– Men’s Group (conversational English for men from diverse cultural background)
– Practice Makes Perfect (conversational English group for women from diverse background)
– Registered visiting Psychologist
– Sewing and Knitting
– WA Police Outreach (Multicultural Service for Migrant)
– Personal Injury/Individual Claims Legal Service



Categories: Child and Youth Services, Family Services, General Contacts, Legal Services,

Windsor Lodge Como

Located in the Como area. Offers a range of accommodation options from single, double, twin or triple rooms. Photo ID Required. Prices range from $150 to $200 per night, depending on choice of accommodation. Driver license and/or Passport is required as form of Identification at check in.



Categories: Accommodation, Lodges & Boarding House,

Women’s Domestic Violence Helpline

The Women’s Domestic Violence Helpline is a state wide 24 hour service. This service provides support and counselling for women experiencing family and domestic violence. This includes phone counselling, information and advice, referral to local advocacy and support services, liaison with police if necessary and support in escaping situations of family and domestic violence. The service can refer women to safe accommodation if required.



Categories: 24hr Emergency Contacts, Domestic and Family Services, Family Services, General Contacts,

Women’s Information Service

The Women’s Information Service offers free, confidential information for women throughout Western Australia.

The free telephone service operates from 9.00am to 4.00pm on week days. It provides information and referrals about issues such as health, finances, legal matters, counselling and domestic violence.



Categories: Domestic and Family Services, General Contacts, Legal Services,

Women’s Law Centre of WA

Women’s Law Centre is a community legal centre which provides legal assistance to women experiencing disadvantage in our core practice areas including:

  • Family law (children’s issues)
  • Family law (divorce applications)
  • Family violence (identifying and responding to family violence, including restraining order advice)
  • Care and Protection (Department of Communities, Child Protection and Family Support matters)
  • Criminal injuries compensation (relating to family violence and/or sexual assault



Categories: Domestic and Family Services, Family Services, General Contacts, Legal Services,

Wungening Aboriginal Corporation

Wungening Aboriginal Corporation provides support and programs to youth, families, men and women (and their children), schools, community groups and to clients within prisons; who are experiencing alcohol and drug use problems. Wungening Aboriginal Corporation services can be accessed via dropping in or making an appointment via phone or a formal referral.

Located at:

211 Royal Street, East Perth

9:00am to 4:00pm (Monday to Friday)

9221 1411



Categories: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Services, Alcohol and Drug Services,

Yorgum Aboriginal Corporation

Aboriginal community based organisation that offers an Indigenous specific, community based, counselling and referral service that acknowledges the impact of colonisation on Indigenous Australians. Yorgum aims to provide a nurturing place and an environment which promotes the cultural strength of Indigenous Australians through a healing process that supports their spiritual, physical, intellectual, and emotional wellbeing.

Yorgum offers the following services:

  • child sexual abuse treatment service
  • family violence program
  • community development
  • grandmother’s group
  • link-up service
  • counselling (in the areas of family violence, grief and loss, sexual assault, crisis/trauma, relationships, Aboriginal identity, and specialised cultural therapeutic practises).



Categories: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Services, Child and Youth Services, Domestic and Family Services, Family Services, General Contacts,

Youth Legal Service

Youth Legal Service provides free professional legal services to children and young people (under 25 years) residing in Western Australia. In addition to client services, Youth Legal Service plays an active role in raising awareness of the legal rights and responsibilities of children and young people. Youth Legal Service provides legal advice and casework in the following areas, subject to capacity:

  • Criminal matters, including traffic offences
  • Motor vehicle accidents (not personal injury)
  • Contract law
  • Criminal injuries compensation
  • Violence and misconduct restraining orders
  • Leaving home
  • Spent convictions
  • Appealing criminal convictions

Regional Callers number: 1800 199 006



Categories: Child and Youth Services, Financial Services, General Contacts,

Youth Link WA

Youthlink is a state-wide mental health program managed through the North Metropolitan Area Mental Health Service. YouthLink assists young people, aged 13-24 years of age, who experience difficulties with their emotional or social well-being.  YouthLink provides specialist mental health counselling, consultation, training and community development. YouthLink is open from 9:00am to 5:00pm Monday to Friday.



Categories: Child and Youth Services, General Contacts, Mental Health Services,

Youth Street Van – Hope Community Services

The City of Armadale contracts Hope Community Services to visit a variety of places in the City of Armadale with their street van and provide youth outreach weekly to youths aged 12 to 25 years old.

You’ll find the Hope team and their van in a variety of public spaces across the City from Cross Park skatepark, Roleystone, Jull St Mall in Armadale to local parks, the train station and other.

The street van, and its fantastic team, brings music, games, and fun to the streets, and is also there to offer connection, assistance and a safe place to chat for young people aged eight to 24 years who are vulnerable,disadvantaged and/or marginalised through providing information, informal counselling, referrals and connection to the great range of community organisations or activities in the local area.



Categories: Alcohol and Drug Services, Child and Youth Services,