Family Services – Bunbury
Unplanned Pregnancy Information, Counselling and Referral Service.
|Address||South West Women’s Health and Information Centre, 19 Fielder Street|
|BUNBURY, WA 6230|
|Phone||(08) 9791 3350|
It’s all about early intervention and prevention. AccordWest aims to help you step up and take responsibility for helping yourself, building your knowledge and skills to build and maintain healthy family relationships. You can learn skills to develop confidence in your ability to connect with someone, Identify stresses and strains in a relationship, improve your communication skills and reduce conflict that leads to homelessness. They can assist and support you with education and skills training, counselling, dispute resolution, personal development, community capacity building, outreach and information and referral.
|Address||26-28 Forrest Avenue|
|SOUTH BUNBURY, WA 6230|
|Phone||(08) 9729 9000 or 1800 115 799|
Relationships WA can help you by providing information about family relationships at all stages – forming new relationships, overcoming relationship difficulties or dealing with separation. They can also refer you to other services that can help.
If you are parents experiencing separation, they will talk with you to help you focus on your children’s needs and help you decide what to do next. They can also provide Family Dispute Resolution sessions with the other parent or family members to help you agree on parenting arrangements.
|Address||20 Molloy Street (entrance off Symmons St)|
|BUNBURY, WA 6230|
|Phone||(08) 6164 0350|
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. They assist families with changeover and offer supervised visits.
|Address||Unit1/67 Spencer Street|
|EAST BUNBURY, WA 6231|
|Phone||(08) 9720 9200|
Waratah Children’s Domestic Violence Service (CDV) is designed to offer services to help children, young people and their families heal from the harmful psychological, emotional and social effects of domestic violence and abuse.
|Address||BUNBURY WA 6230|
|Phone||(08) 9791 2884 or 1800 017 303|
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|