Family Support Services – Karratha
Karratha Early Learning Child Care Centre. They provide childcare to: Nursery (0 – 2 Years), Toddlers (2 – 3 Years), Pre-Kindy (3-5 Years), After School Care (5 – 12 Years).
- Monday – Friday: 6:00am – 5:30pm
|Address||51 Gardugarli Drive|
|KARRATHA WA 6714|
|Phone||(08) 9131 5005|
Victim Support Service: information on police investigations and court proceedings, help to write victim impact statements and to understand rights within the criminal justice system; court, counselling and restraining order support; information, referral and help with enquiries about criminal injuries compensation claims.
Child Witness Service: individual practical and emotional preparation and support to each child, referrals to appropriate agencies, support and assistance from the time charges are laid until matters before the court are finalised, facilitation in the preparation of victim impact statements.
|Address||Karratha Courthouse Balmoral Road|
|KARRATHA WA 6714|
|Phone||(08) 9143 1877|
Yaandina Family Centre seeks to improve the quality of life in the Roebourne and Karratha communities through care, support and education. The Service provides holistic support services to families through a range of workshops and community opportunities to assist them to develop life skills, reduce social isolation and provide practical assistance and referral to other services when required.
Practical support includes attending meetings with clients, letter writing, advocacy, literacy numeracy programs and emergency relief. Workshops provide crèche facilities and focus on life skills, craft work and parenting programs eg: cooking, storytelling, fun play with children.
- Monday – Friday 8:00am – 4:00pm
|Address||2 Sholl Street|
|ROEBOURNE WA 6718|
|Phone||(08) 9182 1120|
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|