Social Services Directory
The following organisations also provide assistance across a wide range of services.
The COPMI (Children of Parents with a Mental Illness) national initiative develops information for parents, their partners, carers, family and friends in support of these children.
Offenders are managed in the State’s 14 prisons, 2 privately-run prisons, 4 work camps and 1 detention centre. The Department also manages offenders on probation, parole and other community orders and engages young people in diversionary programs.
KidsMatter is a mental health and wellbeing framework for primary schools and early childhood education and care services, and is proven to make a positive difference to the lives of Australian children.
Provides a range of free services to people experiencing disadvantage within our region, including help with financial hardship or crisis, having a low income, a disability, being geographically isolated or experiencing cultural or language barriers.