Dr Philippa White

Philippa White has qualifications in Social Work and Journalism has operated agencies for survivors of institutional abuse since 2005, specialising in trauma-informed service delivery.

Philippa managed the primary support service for the Redress WA scheme between 2008 and 2011, and has been the Director of Tuart Place since its launch in 2012. She worked closely with the Late Laurie Humphreys and fellow board members of Forgotten Australians Coming Together (FACT Inc) in co-designing Tuart Place as a wrap-around support service for people who experienced abuse and neglect in out-of-home care.

Under her leadership, Tuart Place has implemented a comprehensive range of clinical and professional services, operating alongside activities organised by participants, for participants.