Category Archives: Support Services

Support – WA

At this stage the WA Government does not fund any ongoing services to care leavers.  In May 2008, Redress WA was opened to those people who suffered abuse and/or neglect while in state care.  The WA Government funds several services in order to support eligible care leavers with the application process. This support includes counselling.…
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Legal Aid Western Australia

Contact Legal Aid WA on 1300 650 579 Legal Aid Western Australia is an independent statutory body set up by the Legal Aid Commission Act 1976. History Legal Aid Western Australia provides information, advice and other legal help. The type and amount of help you will get depends on your finances, your legal problem and…
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Lotus Place

The Department of Communities funds a number of community based support services specially targeting the needs of former residents. These support services are listed below and operate from Lotus Place in South Brisbane.  *Note that these services are only for people who grew up in Queensland Homes or institutions. They are not available to Care…
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Link up Aboriginal Corporation QLD

Link-Up (Qld) Aboriginal Corporation is committed to reuniting Indigenous people with their families and communities.   They can provide the following: Assistance in location of family members Financially assisted reunions Counselling and support before, during and after your reunion Privacy, trust and confidentiality Referrals to other agencies (i.e. family trees or missing persons) Link-Up Support Group…
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Legal Aid Queensland

Contact: 1300 65 11 88 Legal Aid Queensland Legal Aid Queensland is a statutory authority that provides legal information, advice and representation to financially and socially disadvantaged Queenslanders. Legal Aid Queensland specialises in providing information, advice and representation - across all areas. Our information and advice services are free to all Queenslanders. Representation is available…
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