MWAS promotes the safety of women, with or without children, from migrant and refugee backgrounds. The service is available to women who are recent arrivals or long-term residents. Women may be in crisis situations, in refuges, still remaining in their relationships or re-establishing themselves in the community after leaving refuges.
Support and Assistance
All services at MWAS are provided in a supportive and safe environment. All WHFS staff members are female, and can provide assistance with:
- Discussing available options
- Safety planning
- Applying for a restraining order
- Obtaining support and advices from legal services
- Referrals to other agencies (including counselling services & child protection)
Cost: This is a free service.
Referrals: Women can self-refer or be referred by a service provider.
Making an Appointment
MWAS has a number of outreach services to assist women. If you would like to make an appointment, or to find out more about MWAS, please contact us at the location nearest you.
- Fremantle: 9336 8282
- Gosnells: 9490 4988
- Mirrabooka: 9344 8988
- Northbridge: 9328 1200