Domestic violence help
in your region
Below is a list of family support services, including family education and counselling services, family planning services, local day care options and government departments. If you cannot find local family services for your area, there is a list of state and national family support services at the bottom of this page.
Esperance Outside School Hours Care under the Commonwealth Governments Outside of School Hours Childcare programme. Outside School Hours Care primarily assists working parents as well as parents who are studying or looking for jobs or by parents requiring respite.
After School Care Service: This programme runs Monday to Friday between the hours of 3:00pm-6:00pm
This service is designed to provide support and counselling for families that are affected by family violence. This service works with the family unit and both supports them and helps them to understand the effects of family violence on them.
The Child Contact Services assists separated parents who are experiencing conflict or other concerns, with the safe, supervised transfer of children from one parent to the other for their visitations.
This service can also provide supervised visits, allowing children to spend time with the non-resident parent and this can be either onsite or off-site.
This program is designed to provide outreach services in remote locations by way of individual, couple and family counselling in addition to crisis support and community development.
The aim of this program is to increase access and provide timely support through a range of integrated services to at-risk families, promoting a safe environment for children and overall family functioning.
This service is designed to provide education, support and counselling for individuals, couples and families to assist them in forming and maintaining healthy relationships. Counselling is available for both adults and children, either individually or as a family.
The DVassist counselling service is available Monday to Friday, from 10 am to 7 pm, via free call 1800 080 083 to anyone living in remote, regional, and rural Western Australia. We provide information and support for women, men and young people living in remote, regional, and rural Western Australia experiencing family and domestic violence.
1800RESPECT is a national sexual assualt and domestic violence counselling service.
1800RESPECT provide support and counselling for:
They can be contacted by phone or online chat, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.