What is Counselling?

Counselling is offered by trained professionals who can assist with a wide variety of issues. Counselling can be provided to individuals, couples or families. Counselling is available at Anglicare sites across WA. We also offer telephone counselling for people who cannot attend in person, including those who live in rural or remote regions.

Some of the issues our counsellors can assist with include:

  • Self-confidence and self-esteem
  • Managing anger
  • Depression and feeling depressed
  • Sexuality and intimacy
  • Relationship issues
  • Grief and loss
  • Family dynamics and conflict
  • Family and domestic violence
  • Being a new parent
    • parenting children
    • parenting adolescents
  • Work place issues
  • LGBQTI individual and family support
  • Transitions (life, work, relationships)    
    • Caring for a loved one with a disability
    • Caring for a loved one with a mental health issue
    • Caring for a loved one with a chronic illness
    • Impacts of Forced Adoption
    • Impacts of the Royal Commission in to Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse

As part of our Counselling Service we also offer Prepare for Marriage – A course that will help enrich and prepare you for relationships and marriage.

How can Counselling be accessed?

Metropolitan

To make an appointment in the metropolitan areas please call us on 1300 114 446.

Our metropolitan Counselling Services are located at the following sites:

East Perth
23 Adelaide Terrace, East Perth WA 6004

Gosnells
Gosnells Community Lotteries House, Suite 9, 1st Floor, 2232 Albany Highway, Gosnells WA 6110

Joondalup
Sanori HouseSuite 4, 1st Floor, 126 Grand Boulevard, Joondalup WA 6027

Rockingham
14 Council Ave, Rockingham WA 6168

Mandurah
11-14 Pinjarra Road, Mandurah WA 6210

Regional

To make an appointment please call us on the numbers listed below.

Albany
Phone: (08) 9845 6666
Address: St John's Anglicare Centre, 44 Collie Street, Albany WA 6330

Balgo
Phone: 0429 721950
Address: White Building, Balgo Aboriginal Community, Balgo Hills WA 6770

Broome
Phone: (08) 9194 2400
Address: 2 Weld St, Broome WA 6725

Karratha
Phone: (08) 9143 1880
Address: Pam Buchanan Family Centre, 6/51 Gardugarli Drive, Bayton West, Karratha WA 6714

Kununurra
Phone: (08) 9166 5000
Address: 2b Banksia Street, Kununurra WA 6743

Telephone Counselling

Telephone counselling is available to people anywhere in Western Australia, including metro areas and rural & remote regions. Please phone 1300 114 446 for more information. Please note this is not a crisis line. If you are in crisis please phone Crisis Care on (08) 9223 1111 or Lifeline on 13 11 14.

Acknowledgements

Anglicare WA’s counselling services are gratefully funded by the Federal and State Governments.

 

Feeling lost?

Anglicare WA offers a wide range of services and with almost 50 service locations across WA, we’re never too far away.

If you’re not sure where to go, call us on 1300 11 44 46.