What is Emergency Relief?
Emergency Relief provides food, vouchers and assistance to those in need. A variety of resources, advocacy and may be available depending upon the specific outlet.
Referrals to other Anglicare WA programs can be made including:
Who is Emergency Relief for?
Emergency relief is for families and individuals in crisis. It is available to anyone who has a Centrelink Concession Card.
How can Emergency Relief be accessed?
Depending on the outlet location, Emergency Relief may be accessed upon walking in or arranged in an appointment made over the phone.
Where can Emergency Relief be found?
Emergency Relief is provided at participating parishes and community partnerships.
Address: St John’s Anglican Church, Coner of York and Peel Street, Albany ALBANY WA 6332
Address: All Saints Anglican Church, 300 Belgravia Street Cloverdale WA 6104
Address: St Mary's Community Care, Corner Albert and Queen Streets Busselton WA 6280
Address: Church of the Way, 58 Steerforth Drive Coodanup WA 6210
Address: Good Shepherd Centre - 30 Balga Avenue. Balga.
Address: St Leonard’s Anglican Church Corner of Strickland and Mitchell Street Denmark WA 6333
Address: Anglican Church Lot 62, Atlanta Elbow Dunsborough WA 6281
Address: South Metro Youth Link 29 Queen Victoria Street Fremantle WA 6160
Address: 333 Hannan Street Kalgoorlie WA
Address: Central Arcade 100 Clive St Katanning WA 6317
Address: All Saints Anglican Church Corner Bickner Way and Chisham Place
Address: Community Centre Cnr Mount and Rose Street Manjimup WA 6258
Church of the Ascension 17 Spring Park Road Midland WA 6056
Address: St Nicholas Church 14 Council Avenue Rockingham WA 6168
East Victoria Park
Address: Sussex Street Community Legal Centre 29 Sussex Street East Victoria Park WA 6101
Emergency Relief is funded by Lottery West and the Federal Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs. Private donors help to provide food and vouchers.
Resources for Clients
WA NILS is a not for profit organisation formed to keep low income earners on Centrelink benefits moving forward with access to no cost credit. Created in response to the difficulties faced by low income households in obtaining affordable credit in order to purchase essential products and services, WA NILS provide small loans at 0% interest and no fees to help those who need it most.
This essential service assists those on low incomes to obtain credit from $200 up to $1,500 at 0% and not get trapped by rental companies, pay day lenders and other businesses that prey on the vulnerabilities on low income consumers. No Charges, No Fees, No Interest.
Click here to go to WA NILS website.