Family Support Services – Ashburton
Karijini Family Violence Counselling and Prevention. Karijini Family Violence Advocacy is a free community service for people struggling with personal, emotional and family issues. It provides confidential support and domestic violence counselling through a non-threatening, non-judgmental and informal approach. Prevention and education programs are also a vital part of this service and are delivered in Tom Price, Wakuthuni, Bellary Springs, Yongaleena and Paraburdoo.
- Monday – Friday: 8am – 2pm
|TOM PRICE WA 6751|
|Phone||0400 206 079 or (08) 9188 0500|
The Frontier Services Bush Chaplains provide practical, pastoral and spiritual support to those in need, visiting people on properties for a cuppa and a chat. They lend a sympathetic ear and can refer people to other service providers as appropriate.
|Address||1032 Milina Place|
|TOM PRICE WA 6751|
|Phone||(08) 9189 2327 or 0409 798 663|
Karingal Neighbourhood Centre provides:
- Community Health & Wellbeing
- Family Violence & Counselling
- Access to allied & mental health services
- Services & support for Communities, Families & Individuals
- Information & education
- Networking & collaboration with other organisations
- Centrelink Agency
- Medicare Agency
- Drop in centre & place to connect
- Monday and Friday: 8am – 2pm
|Address||88 Anzac Place|
|PARABURDOO WA 6754|
|Phone||(08) 9189 5579|
The Department provides a range of child safety and family support services to Western Australian individuals, children and their families. They work with families to build safety around their children, enabling them to remain at home rather than being taken into care. Where this is not possible, the Department works with community sector organisations and foster carers to provide a safe and protective environment for these vulnerable children and young people.
- Monday to Friday: 9am – 5pm
|Address||247 Poinciana Street|
|TOM PRICE WA 6751|
|Phone||(08) 9188 0100 or After Hours 1800 199 008|
Pilbara Family & Domestic Violence Coordinated Response Service (CRS) assists victims of family and domestic violence who have had police attend an incident of family violence, which has resulted in a domestic violence incident report (DVIR). The CRS works alongside Western Australian Police, Child Protection and Family Support, and Department of Corrective Services, offering support to people at high risk of violence to build their safety, away from further abuse. CRS is delivered in the Pilbara and Geraldton in conjunction with numerous other lead agencies within the family and domestic violence service system.
|Phone||(08) 9185 0234|
State and National Family Support Services
The Parent and Family Drug Support Line is a confidential, non-judgemental telephone counselling, information and referral service for anyone concerned about a loved one’s alcohol or drug use. Callers have the option to speak to an experienced parent volunteer.
- 24 Hours, 7 Days
|Phone||1800 653 203 or (08) 9442 5050|
1800RESPECT is a national sexual assualt and domestic violence counselling service. 1800RESPECT provide support and counselling for:
- People experiencing, or at risk of experiencing, sexual assault, domestic or family violence
- Their friends and family
- Workers and professionals supporting someone experiencing, or at risk of experiencing sexual assault, domestic or family violence.
They can be contacted by phone or online chat, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
|Phone||1800 737 732|
MensLine Australia is the 24 hour national telephone and online support, information and referral service for men with family and relationship concerns. The service is available from anywhere in Australia and is staffed by professional counsellors, experienced in men’s issues.
- Online chat: 24 Hours, 7 Days
- Counselling: 24 Hours, 7 Days
- Video chat counselling: 24 Hours, 7 Days
|Phone||1300 78 99 78|
Kids Helpline is Australia's only free, private and confidential, telephone and online counselling service specifically for young people aged between 5 and 25. Kids Helpline counsellors are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to talk to you. No problem is too big or too small to call Kids Helpline about.
|Phone||1800 55 1800|
Patricia Giles Centre provides assistance to those experiencing or escaping family and domestic violence though women's and children's counselling, the safe at home program, housing support programs and safe accomodation in a crisis or emergency.
- Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm
|Phone||(08) 9300 0340|
QLife provides Australia-wide anonymous, LGBTI peer support and referral for people wanting to talk about a range of issues including sexuality, identity, gender, bodies, feelings or relationships.
QLife services are free and include both telephone and webchat support, delivered by trained LGBTI community members across the country. Our services are for LGBTI individuals, their friends and families, and health professionals in Australia.
- 7 days, 3pm - 12am
|Phone||1800 184 527|