The service is a DCSI accredited Specialist Homelessness Service and Preferred Support Provider for a range of specialised programs to assist women and their children who have or are experiencing domestic or Aboriginal family violence. These programs include:

  • Crisis Housing Program
  • Transitional Housing Program

There is no fee for service, however, payment of rent is required for the housing programs

Services provided

We deliver a range of services to women and their children who have, or are experiencing domestic or Aboriginal family violence. These include:

  • Confidential intake
  • Safety, risk and needs assessment
  • Safety planning
  • Referral to specialised housing programs with case management support
  • Referral to other housing providers/options
  • Advocacy
  • Information
  • Advice

Referrals are accepted from:

  • Individuals
  • Families
  • SAPOL
  • Community-based organisations
  • Other specialist homelessness services

The service operates 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday (except public holidays)

For after-hours crisis assistance please contact the Domestic and Aboriginal Family Violence Gateway on 1800 800 098 (freecall 24/7)

For immediate assistance contact police on 131 444 or 000

Where: Whyalla

Contact: 5 Colebrook St, Whyalla Stuart. Phone 86453655 or email whreferrals@centacare.org.au

 

 

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