This section contains contact information for government and non-government organisations that can provide legal, financial and counselling services.

Crisis Care

Crisis Care is a free 24-hour telephone information service for people in crisis situations needing urgent help.
Telephone: (08) 9223 1111

Centrecare

Centrecare offers financial counselling in relation to gambling issues, mediation, parent courses and housing accommodation.
Mirrabooka telephone: (08) 9440 0400
Perth telephone: (08) 9325 6644
Visit the Centrecare website

Consumer Credit Legal Service

Consumer Credit Legal Service is a free service providing advice and counselling on credit card related issues including finance, credit cards, loans and mortgages.
Telephone: (08) 9221 7066 (Monday to Friday 9:00am–5:00pm)
Visit the Consumer Credit Legal Service website

Northern Suburbs Community Legal Centre Inc.

Northern Suburbs Community Legal Centre offers legal advice on Civil and Family law and Elders issues. Initial administration fee of $10.00 and any documentation at reduced cost.
Mirrabooka telephone: (08) 9440 1663 (Weekdays 9:00am–5:00pm)
Visit the Northern Suburbs Community Legal Centre website

Relationships Australia

Relationships Australia offers a range of services including mediation, counselling and stress management seminars and workshops.
Telephone: 1300 364 277
Visit the Relationships Australia website

Legal Aid WA

Legal Aid provides information and advice on legal issues.
Telephone: 1300 650 579 (Weekdays 8:30am–4:30pm)
Visit the Legal Aid WA website

Welfare Rights and Advocacy Service (WA)

Welfare Rights and Advocacy Service is a free service offering advice on Centrelink and tenancy issues, promoting self-advocacy. By appointment only.
Telephone: (08) 9328 1751 (Monday to Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm)
Visit the Welfare Rights and Advocacy Service WA website

Insolvency and Trustee Service Australia (ITSA)

Insolvency and Trustee Service Australia is the government agency responsible for the administration and regulation of the personal insolvency (bankruptcies) system in Australia.
Visit the Insolvency and Trustee Service Australia website

Financial Counsellors Association of Western Australia (FCAWA)

Financial Counsellors offer free, independent information, option and advocacy to help people take control of their own financial situation.
Visit the Financial Counsellors Association of Western Australia website

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