Tuart Place provides a welcoming space to support adults who were in any type of out-of-home care during childhood.
Tuart Place is the West Australian support service for adults who were in any type of out-of-home care when they were children, including former child migrants, Aboriginal children taken from their communities, and children in foster care
National Redress Scheme
Tuart Place staff provide a free confidential service for care leavers interested in participating in the NRS.
Our care finder can advise you on your aged care entitlements and assist you to access services
Computer and mobile phone help
Short courses and ‘one off’ sessions are delivered on a variety of topics.
Support group and life skills
Relaxed, informal support groups run weekly on a Wednesday morning, 10.30am – 12pm.
Records and tracing support
Tuart Place staff will support you in applying for any records about you, which may be held by Government Departments or other ogranisations.
Social activities and events
There’s lots happening at the Tuart Place drop-in centre – open on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. See our most recent Events Calendar for details
Free counselling is available at Tuart Place to anyone who has been in out-of-home care in childhood.
Never before in my life, have I experienced a social setting, where I feel safe, accepted, and can truly be myself.
We have a vision of creating a meaningful difference in the lives of adults who were in any type of out-of-home care during childhood, and we’re always on the lookout for passionate people to join the Tuart Place team.
Are you ready to make a difference?