Our Aboriginal family support service offers information, support, advocacy and referral services to Aboriginal families and single people living in Como, Karawara, Kensington, Manning, Salter Point, South Perth and Waterford.

We can:

  • help you manage during difficult times in your life and work with you to identify and avoid crisis situations
  • communicate with Government and community agencies on your behalf to protect the rights and needs of your family
  • help you in times of hardship with basic necessities such as food and clothing
  • assist you with housing issues and tenancies
  • provide moral support so that you can achieve healthy living and educational goals
  • give you information and refer you to specialised services to assist you further
  • help you to strengthen your personal and family relationships and community connections
  • link you to local South Perth Aboriginal Community group, Moorditj Keila, to participate in community events.

Some of the areas we assist with include:

Food assistance Housing Problems Parenting and Relationships Financial Counselling
Eviction Clothing Social Health
Family Violence Health Legal Some Household Goods and Furniture

Our Family Support program is coordinated by Garry Gower. Garry was born and raised in Broome and is of Yawuru descent and Anglo-Eurasian heritage.