This document is intended to be a resource to support services for individuals, families and community groups in regional areas experiencing hardship.
Western Australians are known for their ability to pull together as a community to support each other in good times and when challenges face us. It is this trait that makes Western Australia such a great place to live and work.
There are times when we all need a little help and support. Seeking support isn’t a sign of weakness but a sign of strength. There are many support networks and forms of assistance available to rural communities and individuals.
If you know someone close to you who needs help, the information in this guide may assist you to direct them to the most appropriate service.
This directory provides useful information on the nature of the services available and how to access them.
If you are seeking advice and support remember you are not alone. When contacting a service and your call is not answered immediately, please do not hang up. Wait on the line or if your call goes to message bank please leave your name and contact number. Someone will call you back as soon as possible.