Western Australia’s rural health, financial & information services support directory

Page last updated: Wednesday, 28 November 2018 - 2:22pm

Western Australia’s rural health, financial and information services support directory: your guide to contacts for support and assistance. Download a copy of the support directory from the 'documents' section.

24 hour support

24 hour support contacts
Contact service Contact number

Crisis Care

free call 1800 199 008

Lifeline - provides access to crisis support, suicide prevention and mental health support services

13 11 14

Beyond Blue free call 1300 224 636
Mensline Australia - offers information, support and referral 1300 789 978

Kids Helpline (for ages 5-25)

free call 1800 551 800

Samaritans Crisis

135 247

National Sexual Assault, Family & Domestic Violence

free call 1800 737 732

Men's Domestic Violence Helpline - non-judgment phone line for  men

free call 1800 000 599

Women’s Domestic Violence Helpline - support and counselling for women experiencing domestic violence

free call 1800 007 339

Suicide Callback Service 1300 659 467
Mental Health Emergency Response Line 1300 555 788
Alcohol & Drug Information Service 9442 5000 / 1800 198 024
Parent Drug Information Service 9442 5050 / 1800 653 203

Note:  Delays may be experienced at times, when waiting for your call to be answered. There may be times where you’re redirected to message bank if the line is in use, the operator will return your call as soon as possible. Remember to leave your name & contact number.

Counselling & support

Family counsellors—rural

Confidential counselling and personal support

Rural family counsellors

Family counsellors

Contact numbers

Central Agcare (extends to Corrigin, Wickepin, Pingelly, Kulin, Brookton, Quairading, Narembeen, Kondinin, Bruce Rock, Hyden)

 

 

 

 

9063 2037

 

Southern Agcare

9827 1552

Southern Agcare (Noongar counselling, Darkan, Arthur River, Wagin, Dumbleyung, Lake Grace, Nyabing, Pingrup)

0427 192 155

Southern Agcare (Noongar counselling, Broomehill, Tambellup, Katanning, Woodanilling, Kojonup, Gnowangerup, Ongerup, Jerramungup)

0429 241 381

Southern Agcare (Katanning ,Kojonup, Wagin, Tambellup)

0427 441 459

Wheatbelt Agcare Nungarin & Districts       
 

9046 5091/
0488 465 081

Family Relationship AdviceLine free call 1800 050 321
Centrecare 9325 6644
Ngala Parenting Line Freecall 1800 111 546

Northern Districts & Support Counselling

9971 1030

Relationships Australia (WA)

1300 364 277

Rural in Reach - Women’s health & family services - free support and counselling

free call 1800 998 399

Ancillary services

Ancillary service contacts

Ancillary services

Contact numbers

Avon Youth Services - areas from Northam to  Merredin, Moora and Narrogin

9622 2612

Carers WA 1300 227 377

Community Drug Service Team - Great Southern

9892 2100

Community Drug Service Team - MidWest/Murchison

9956 2424

Community Drug Service Team - Narrogin

9881 1999
Community Drug Service Team - Northam 9621 1055
Community Drug Service Team - South West 9721 9256

Community Drug Service Team - Goldfields/Esperance 

1300 664 137

Mental Health Services - Albany

9892 2440

Mental Health Services - Esperance

9071 0444

Mental Health Services - Kalgoorlie

9088 6200

Mental Health Services - Geraldton

9956 2424

Mental Health Services - Narrogin

9881 0700

Mental Health Services - Wheatbelt

9621 0999

Mental Health Services - After Hours (Rurallink)

free call 1800 552 002

Share & Care Community Services, Northam

Emergency relief, family assistance, financial counselling, home support service, women’s refuge. Available to people of the Coastal, Wheatbelt and Upper Great Southern regions

9622 2828

Financial support services

Financial support service contacts

Financial support service

Contact number

Centrelink (Department of Human Services)

132 468

Farmers Assistance Hotline  - income support programs for farmers and rural small businesses

132 316
ATO Debt Info Line 131 142

Rural Financial Counselling Service of WA

free call 1800 612 004

Small Business Development Corporation

131 249

General health

General health contacts
General health contact Contact number

Health Direct - 24 hour health advice - talk to a registered nurse

free call 1800 022 222

Information services

Information service contacts

Information service

Contact number

Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development - South Perth

1300 374 731

Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development - Rural Business Development Corporation

RBDC administers financial support schemes for the farming sector on behalf of the state and delivers other services for the benefit of rural industry including farm debt mediation & famr business management training

Free call 1800 198 231
Department of Agriculture and Water Resources Drought and Rural Assistance Free call 1800 900 090

Australian Taxation Office Emergency Support Infoline 

Farm household allowance, concessional loan schemes, farm management deposits, taxation measures, managing farm risk program

Free call 1800 806 218

Commonwealth Respite and Carelink Centre

Provides support and maintenance of caring relationships by facilitating access to information, respite care and other support appropriate to carers’ needs and the needs of the people they care for

Free call 1800 052 222

Department for Communities

Provides a range of child safety and family support services to Western Australian individuals, children and their families

Free call 1800 176 888

 

Disability Services Commission - general enquiries

free call 1800 998 214

(TTY) 9426 9315

Women’s Information Service

The service provides information and referrals about issues such as health, finances, legal matters, counselling and domestic violence

free call 1800 199 174

Regional Men’s Health Initiative

Education and support for rural and regional WA

9690 2277

Emergencies

Emergency contacts

Emergency services

Contact number

Police, Fire, Ambulance

000

TTY 106

Police assistance  

131 444

State Emergency Service

132 500

Poisons Information Centre

13 11 26

Important disclaimer: The Director General of the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development and the State of Western Australia accept no liability whatsoever by reason of negligence or otherwise arising from the use or release of this information or any part of it.

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