We support and empower women, children and young people to reclaim and maintain their fundamental human right to safety and freedom.
Centacare provides supported accommodation, safety planning, case management, and other crisis support to people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness due to domestic and family violence.
We also offer outreach support, in keeping with our belief that the ideal place for a woman and her children is in their home.
Staff respect the choices that clients make and offer additional support through confidential and professional counselling, information and referrals for options in housing, medical, legal, income, advocacy and connection to community.
In addition, we provide supported accommodation and outreach services for young pregnant or parenting women who are living homeless or are at risk of homelessness.
Limestone Coast Domestic Violence Service
The Limestone Coast Domestic Violence Service (LCDVS) provides a range of services to women and children experiencing domestic and family violence, using a safety first approach. Services include assistance to keep women and children safe in their own homes, supported accommodation in a range of housing options, safety planning, referral, advocacy and individualised case management to support and enhance women’s choices.
Murray Mallee Adelaide Hills Domestic Violence Service
The Murray Mallee & Adelaide Hills Domestic Violence Service provides support to women and children experiencing or escaping family and domestic violence to ensure their safety. Our offices are located in Murray Bridge and Mount Barker, however experienced workers provide outreach services and will travel anywhere within the Murray Mallee, Adelaide Hills and Coorong regions.
Riverland Domestic Violence Service
The Riverland Domestic Violence Service (RDVS) supports women and children in the Riverland who are experiencing domestic violence. The Service provides short-term accommodation, confidential and professional counselling, information and referrals for options in housing, medical, legal, income and advocacy.
Whyalla Regional Domestic Violence Service
The Whyalla Regional Domestic Violence Service provides supported transitional and crisis accommodation and other services to clients experiencing domestic and family violence or Aboriginal family violence in Whyalla and surrounding areas.
Coolock House offers 24-hour supported accommodation for young women aged up to 25 years who are pregnant or parenting, and are living homeless or are at risk of homelessness.
Findon Family Housing
This program offers supported accommodation to young families up to the age of 25 years, who are pregnant or parenting and are homeless or are at-risk of homelessness but who have low need support requirements. Support is provided on a one-on-one basis and families are connected with local community services as required.
At Louise Place, young women find 24-hour supported accommodation with services that help them live independently through developing parenting and life skills. We also support young, pregnant single women (aged 18 and under) to find the right medical and government services.
Malvern Place offers support and accommodation for young women up to the age of 25 years, who are pregnant or parenting and are homeless or at the risk of homelessness. The service provides a safe and secure environment in individual fully-furnished family units.