News & events
We are proud to be one of 36 leading health organisations across the nation who have united together and called on the Federal Government to legislate for marriage equality and put an end to marriage discrimination. Tiernan Brady, Executive Director, The Equality Campaign welcomed the statement, “It’s easy in the middle of all the politics to forget what or rather who this is about... More
change and loss
We will soon begin trialling a service catering to the concerns of older clients. The Elder Support & Relationship Service will help older people and their families, carers and advocates to to prevent or resolve family conflict, make arrangements for medical, residential and financial challenges and make decisions that protect the interests, rights... More
Healthy work life balance
The resources industry and economy in WA is notoriously unstable when it comes to employment and many people, not just fly in fly out workers, may experience a time of unemployment. It is important to remember that it is nothing to be ashamed of, and is part of the working life cycle in today’s society. Here are some tips to help your partner, family or friends who may need support... More
Homestretch campaign
Relationships Australia is proud to be supporting the Homestretch campaign. Homestretch is lobbying for state provision of out-of-home care for young people to be extended from 18 years old to 21 years. The extended age would match similar patterns in most other Australian families... More
Rebuilding after separation
Right now in the state of Western Australia there is a window of opportunity for a new approach to family and domestic violence. A change of government and the announcement of a new Minister with responsibility for Family and Domestic Violence means that a coordinated and integrated response across government agencies and community organisations... More
Connect For Mental Health
We have developed a free online mental health training tool to help the community better understand mental health, and recognise someone who may be at risk of mental health decline or contemplating suicide. It helps users understand how to reach out and talk to a person they may be worried about, how to respond to what they say, and also how to obtain further support if needed... More