It has been Ability Centre’s aim for over 60 years to help Western Australians living with disability achieve their dreams and celebrate possibilities. Ability Centre cares about adding value every step of the way to foster long lasting relationships whilst adapting to the changing needs of people with disability, placing them at the forefront of service excellence and as a leading disability service provider in the state.
Provides a support service to Aboriginal grandparents and families. Services include; information and support; advocacy and referral. Education; legal advice; Centrelink; housing; government services; medical; counselling; respite care; community develop
A not-for-profit organisation established in 1984. Provides support to those diagnosed with Acoustic Neuroma or other tumours affecting Cranial Nerves. Gathers and provides information to patients and families.
Supports people with an intellectual disability to enjoy their life and use their abilities to reach their potential and gain greater independence. Employment assistance, accommodation, travel and recreation.
For anyone over 18 years who has experienced child abuse, neglect, sexual, ritual, physical or emotional abuse. Provides support, advocacy and education to promote healing.
Provides systemic and individual advocacy to support the rights of older people and people with disabilities. Advocates empower clients with information and provide options so they can make decisions based on well informed choices.
Provides both crisis supported accommodation and counselling services. We service the South West with crisis accommodation tenant advice; parenting skills; youth counselling; drug and alcohol information and men’s relationship counselling.
Supports families and children with disabilities and/or chronic illness. “My Time” support group for parents/carers of children with disabilities. “My Time for Grandparents” support group for grandparents parenting again. Weekly activities available.
Helps families and friends of alcoholics recover from the effects of living with someone whose drinking is a problem. Contact for meeting details.
A search and support service to reunite people separated by adoption; fostering or loss of birth family for other reasons. Information; mediation and counselling available.
Provides long-term housing for low income disadvantaged people. Has a boarding house; Yanget Guest House; providing accommodation for up to 18 single men.
Alongside provides support, education, respite and empowerment for partners, family and close friends of anyone affected by Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. On a broader level, Alongside aims to liaise with Government, Local Authorities and relevant stakeholders to help families of Defence, emergency services and other organisations to provide early intervention responses and ongoing support of those working on the front line, from recruitment through to discharge from service and beyond.