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  • Department of Communities

    The Department of Communities is a multi-function human services agency. It was established in 2017 as part of a major reform of the Western Australian public sector. Everything we do is about people, place and home..... People..... reflects our focus on the needs and aspirations of the people we serve. We support people to be the best they can be, and to live a good and meaningful life, a life with opportunity. Place..... relates to a collective sense of self and how and where people connect to the world around them. Home..... is more than a building: it has a deep, emotional meaning. While home is different for everyone, it should provide both physical and emotional security.

    (08) 9175 4600
    Cnr Abydoss Way & Newman Drive Newman WA
  • Empowering People in Communities (EPIC)

    About Empowering People in Communities EPIC was established in 2012 to deliver quality and reliable services to individuals with a disability and their families, carers and or guardians. On the 1st of July 2015 EPIC merged with another regional not for profit organisation called Pilbara Joblink. Pilbara Joblink has over 20 years’ experience in the not for profit sector delivering successful programmes in employment, training, youth and career services. Together the new EPIC will continue to deliver a range of programs and look toward opportunities to grow services across the Pilbara with the vision that all people are empowered and valued in their community. Specialties Workforce Development, Community Engagement, Disability Services, Inclusion.

    9185 0000
  • EPIS Incorporated

    EPIS is a not-for-profit organisation servicing those in need in the Inland Pilbara and Western Desert area in Western Australia. We help by providing personal care, transport, respite care, domestic assistance, social support, centre based day care and home-based nursing. EPIS offers a range of basic support services for the frail or aged, people with disabilities and people who have long term medical conditions and their carers. Newman Day Centre (Nyabalee House) - (08) 9175 1666. Marble Bar Day Centre - (08) 9176 1060. Tom Price Day Centre - (08) 9189 2260. Desert Project - 0497 801 192.

    (08) 9175 5179
  • Pilbara Disability Advocacy (PDA)

    This service is an independent advocacy agency for all people with disability living within the East Pilbara and Western Desert Region of Western Australia. PDA is managed by the Ethnic Disability Advocacy Centre. The WA Aboriginal Disability Network is a partner in this service. These organisations share similar philosophy and purpose in advocacy. Who can ask for support? All people with cognitive, intellectual, psycho social, physical and/or sensory disability, in particular: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with disability CaLD people with disability People of Anglo-Celtic background with disability. What PDA can do for you The Regional Advocate will: • Listen to you about your disability issues and problems; • Involve you in the decision making process; • Offer advice on how PDA can help and/or provide you with options; • Provide information about other services that you may need; • Work closely with families and carers to achieve your needs; • Raise community awareness about disability access and rights; • Refer you to other agencies when necessary; • This is a free service; • An Interpreter can be arranged on request. • No individual will be discriminated against on the basis of their individual needs, race, culture, gender, age, religion, disability and living arrangements; and • Confidentiality is maintained.

    (08) 9175 0032/ 1800 870 467
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