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Communicare Tuart House

We aim to enhance community safety in the South West region of WA for both single women and women with children in crisis situations as a result of family and domestic violence through the provision of emergency accommodation.

Women's Support Services

Communicare Tuart House

Crisis response and emergency accommodation for women and their children

Communicare's Tuart House facility is a regional crisis accommodation and 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's Tuart House is a safe place for women and their children to be empowered in order to remain safe while rebuilding their lives.

The Benefits of Communicare Tuart House

Communicare's Tuart House program provides the following support:
  • Emergency accommodation.
  • Case management.
  • Advocacy for women and children
  • Outreach support.
  • A therapeutic environment.
Staff can assist with individual needs and support regarding matters such as, but not limited to:
  • Legal referrals and FVRO support
  • Housing referrals
  • Financial referrals
  • Children’s services support and referrals
  • Health and wellbeing support
  • Counselling referrals 

Who Can Communicare Tuart House Help?

Communicare's Tuart House crisis 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?

Communicare’s Tuart House is staffed 24/7, and referrals can be made by either accessing the Online Referral Form or by contacting staff on (08) 9752 2785.  Referrals to the program can either be made through self-referral, or by referral from an agency.

Our program supports up to six women, with or without accompanying children at any time.  As Communicare’s Tuart House is a crisis accommodation service, there are no wait lists.

Where is Communicare Tuart House Located?

Communicare's 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.


Crisis Care                                           1800 199 008
Drug and alcohol support             1800 198 024
Sexual Assault referral Centre       1800 199 888
Emergency                                         000
Rural link                                             1800 522 002
Life line                                                13 11 14
Suicide call back service                 1300 659 467
Kids Help line                                     1800 551 800