First Peoples Disability Network Australia

FPDN is a national organisation of and for Australia’s First Peoples with disability, their families and communities, and is governed by First Peoples with lived experience of disability. They proactively engage with communities around Australia and advocate for the interests of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with disability in Australia and internationally.

Ph: (02) 8399 0882
Email: enquiries@fpdn.org.au
Web: www.fpdn.org.au

Office of the Public Advocate WA

Provides information to help families, friends, carers, health professionals, legal practitioners, primary care givers and accommodation service providers, to meet the needs of adults with decision-making disabilities.

Ph: 1300 858 455
Web: www.publicadvocate.wa.gov.au

People With Disabilities WA

Provides individual and systematic advocacy for the representation of the rights, needs and equity of all Western Australians with physical, intellectual, psychiatric or sensory disabilities.

Oasis Lotteries House
1/37 Hampden Road
Nedlands WA 6009
Ph: 1800 193 331 or (08) 9485 8900
Email: info@pwdwa.org
Web: www.pwdwa.org

StrongFamilies

Provides Advocacy, Mediation and Family Support for consenting families who are receiving services from two or more agencies. StrongFamilies brings family members and agency workers together to share relevant information, identify goals and develop plans to help meet the family’s needs.

Ph: (08) 9795 9463
Mob: 0427 428 709
Web: www.strongfamilies.wa.gov.au

Welfare Rights and Advocacy Service

Welfare Rights & Advocacy Service (WA) is a not for profit community legal centre that provides independent advice, information, referral, representation and advocacy in relation to Centrelink, Family Assistance, Tenancy and Social Security prosecution matters. The agency is based in Perth and provides its services in a geographic catchment area within the state of Western Australia. There is no charge for their services.

98 Edward Street
Perth WA 6000
Ph: (08) 9328 1751
Email: welfare@wraswa.org.au
Web: www.wraswa.org.au

Youth Advisory Council of WA (YACWA)

YACWA aims to provide a united, independent and active advocate for the non-government youth sector, focusing on young people’s varied needs and acting as a role model for the definition and demonstration of youth participation.

15 Money Street
Perth WA 6000
Ph: (08) 9227 5440
Email: yacwa@yacwa.org.au
Web: www.yacwa.org.au