General support

Rise

Phone: 6274 3700  Rise

Rise works with young people who may be struggling in areas of homelessness, education, relationships and family issues. They have a Drop-in Centre for times when youth just want to chill with their friends. The youth team works mainly in the North Eastern corridor, from Chidlow through to Darch and into Mt Lawley, and includes suburbs such as Midland, Stratton, Morley, Balga and Ellenbrook.

Parkerville Children & Youth Care Inc.

Phone: 9290 1200 Parkerville Children and Youth Care Inc website

Providing care and protection for young people in need. Provides care and protection for the most vulnerable children and youth in our community through the provision of a therapeutic environment that utilises a range of professional services. 

Whitelion - Balga Detached Youth Work Project Inc.

Phone: 9342 9669 Whitelion website 

The agency provides support and assistance to young people at risk. Primarily concentrating upon the Balga, Girrawheen, Mirrabooka, Koondoola and surrounding suburbs. Assistance includes information, referral, support, advocacy, health services and alternative education programs. Free service.

Anglicare WA (Youth)

Phone: 9325 7033 Anglicare WA Youth website 

Connecting young people to the services they need to cope with the challenges they face. Including accommodation support for young people who are homeless or at risk of being homeless and teaching young people to develop independent living skills. Call the main line to be directed to: * Y-Shac * Yes Housing * Street Connect * Young Parents * Kutjungka Youth SEWB and Crisis Prevention Service.

Youth Friendly Doctors

Phone: 9273 3000 Youth Friendly Doctors website

This program links young people with doctors in their area who are specially trained to meet the particular needs of young people. The AMA (WA) Foundation will provide callers with contact details of Youth Friendly Doctors in their local area.

Quarry Health Centre

Phone: 9227 1444 Quarry Health Centre website

Quarry Health Centre is a sexual health clinic for males and females. A range of non-judgmental, confidential affordable sexual health services is provided for young people under 25 years of age. 

Perth Central & East Metro Local 360 Health & Community 

Phone: 9376 9200 Perth Central and East Metro Medicare Local website

We are a not-for-profit health organisation committed to improving the health and wellbeing of the communities we serve. We build strong partnerships to help engage local communities and support health professionals to achieve better outcomes and patient experiences.

360 deliver free and low cost services to people across WA who need them most These services currently include over 80 programs addressing a range of health and social issues, such as 360 Street Doctor, a mobile GP clinic which provides free services to people who are homeless, Partners in Recovery, a service to support those with severe mental health issues and the Healthy Lifestyle Program, helping those at high risk of developing chronic disease.

Young Parents Support Program (Anglicare WA)

Phone: 9325 7033 Coordinator Young Parents Support Program website

The Young Parent’s Support Program (YPSP) is a support and advocacy service for pregnant and parenting ‘at risk’ young people aged up to 25 years, within the metropolitan area. The service involves individual parenting support through advocacy, outreach and informal counselling.

Pregnancy Problem House

Phone: 1300 200 406 Pregnancy Problem House website

Free, caring and confidential assistance to women and families affected by an unintended, unsupported or distressing pregnancy, or past pregnancy loss. Services include

  • Pregnancy testing
  • Pregnancy options information and counselling
  • Ongoing support, parent mentoring, education and resources
  • Medical, financial and accommodation advocacy
  • post abortion trauma, pregnancy loss and relationship counselling.

Talking Realities

Phone: 1300 663 298 Talking Realities website

Talking Realities is a peer education program for teen parents to talk with young people about the challenges of parenting.

Trinity Learning Centre

Phone: 1300 663 298 Trinity Learning Centre website

A support program for young women aged 14-19 years, providing a range of services to support young mothers. Eligibility criteria applies. Trinity Learning Centre is for young women who are having, or already have a child, and want to continue their secondary education. It is a place where young mothers are encouraged to achieve their potential and so build the best future for themselves and their children

Youth Legal Services

Phone: 9202 1688 / 1800 199 006 Regional only Youth Legal Services website

Youth Legal Services offers free and confidential legal services for young people under the age of 25 years in a range of matters including criminal and civil. We also provide financial counselling for young people under the age of 25 years.

Legal Aid WA

Phone: 1300 650 579 Legal Aid WA

Provides legal information, advice, assistance and court representation for socially and financially disadvantaged people. Provides community education, training and development with specialist units in youth and domestic violence.

Outcare Inc.

Phone: 6263 8622 Outcare Inc website

Outcare provides a comprehensive and effective range of rehabilitative and supportive services for offenders, ex-offenders and their families with the objective of reducing crime in the community. Assists with counselling, advocacy, employment, training, addiction counselling, youth programs, and family support centres.

Midland Debt and Legal Advocacy Service (MIDLAS)

Phone: 9250 2123 MIDLAS website

Midland Information Debt and Advocacy Service Inc (Midlas) is a Community Legal Centre based in Midland and providing services to people 18 years and over  throughout the north east region of Perth.

Services include;

  • Disability advocacy
  • Financial counselling
  • Tenancy advocacy
  • Legal service
  • Information & referral service
  • Emergency relief.

Service is for people 18 years or over, with the exception of the Disability Advocacy.

The Compassionate Friends 

Phone: 9486 8711 Compassionate Friends website

A non-religious self-help peer support organisation. Supporting parents, siblings and grandparent after the death of a child. From any cause and at any age. Support group in Midland area, phone for address.

Youth Advisory Affairs Council of WA Inc.

Phone: 9227 5440 / 1800 670 231 Country Youth Advisory Affairs Council of WA Inc website

The independent non-government peak body for youth affairs in WA.