Communicare Tuart House is a regional residential support service for women and their children who are homeless, or are at imminent risk of homelessness, as a result of family and domestic violence.
Communicare Tuart House is a culturally safe place for women and their children to be empowered and remain safe while rebuilding their lives.
The Benefits of Communicare Tuart House
Communicare Tuart House program provides the following support:
- Safe and secure accommodation including practical daily essentials;
- A therapeutic environment centred around rebuilding strengths and active participation in healing;
- Individual and family focused case management;
- Advocacy for women and children including referrals to specialist support;
- Outreach support.
Trauma informed team members can assist with individual needs and support regarding matters such as, but not limited to:
- Family law matters and Family Violence Restraining Orders;
- Housing advocacy;
- Financial counselling;
- Children’s services support and referrals;
- Health and wellbeing support;
- Counselling referrals.
Who Can Communicare Tuart House Help?
Communicare Tuart House women's accommodation service is available to women and their children across Australia who are homeless, or at high risk of homelessness, as a result of family and domestic violence.
How Can Communicare Tuart House be Accessed?
Women can access Communicare Tuart House through self-referral, or by referral from a supporting community services organisation. Communicare Tuart House is staffed 24/7, and referrals can be made by either submitting an Online Referral Form
or by contacting our team by phone.
Our program supports up to six women, with or without accompanying children, at any time. As Communicare Tuart House is a crisis accommodation service, there are no wait lists.
Where is Communicare Tuart House Located?
Communicare Tuart House is located within the South West region of Western Australia. For more details and hours of operation, please click here.
Communicare's Tuart House program is funded by the Government of Western Australia Department of Communities.
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