Cockburn Seniors Centre
The centre is closed, although we are providing support to members who have made contact with the centre. The team are producing on-line and mail out newsletters for members, and are working on developing at home activities to help people connect with others. If you are over 50 and would like to receive our newsletters and/or at home activities, call 08 9411 3877 or email email@example.com.
Cockburn Care is continuing to support the elderly in Cockburn. The services are being modified to minimise risk to our vulnerable clients and our staff:
- Clients are encouraged to purchase online as they will not be taken shopping
- Support Workers will shop for clients if online shopping is not an option
- Regular phone social support is available
- Cockburn Care Social Clubs and Kwobarup Aboriginal Club buildings are closed. Phone support continues for these clients.
Call 08 9411 3780 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. People needing aged care services can ring ‘My Aged Care’ on 1800 200 422.
City of Cockburn Childcare Services continues to operate under strict guidelines. The Family Daycare Service continues to provide early childhood education and care within the approved Educator’s home. The In-Home Childcare Service continues to provide early childhood education and care within the child’s home to eligible families. For further information, call 08 9411 3301.
Cockburn Youth Services
The Youth Centre building is closed however the team are working on potential ways to deliver programs on-line, including Dungeons and Dragons, music lessons, LGBTIQA Diversity Alliance and Drama
Youth Development – the Youth Advisory and Youoth Leadership Groups are continuing on-line.
Youth Support Services – all clients in Jam and Outreach are being supported. Outreach staff are still providing outreach in person (observing the Governments physical distancing direction) and by phone to the vulnerable young people in our communities.
For more information call 08 9411 3444 or email email@example.com
Family and Community Development
Community Development - all services are continuing (Aboriginal Community Development, Disability Access & Inclusion, Children's Development and Cultural Diversity), offering information, support and connection to relevant online groups and activities through telephone and on-line contact
Financial Counselling - delivering a full free service via phone appointments on 08 9411 3444.
Cockburn Support Service - providing free counselling, advocacy, information and referral via phone appointments for depression or sadness, grief or loss, stress or anxiety, relationship issues, self-esteem and anger managemnt. Call 08 9411 3859.
- Cockburn Parenting - this free service continues to be delivered via individual phone appointments, providing support for parents, grandparents and carers. Parenting classes, workshops and support groups will be available as soon as possible online, either live or recorded. Call 08 9411 3855.
- Sign up to our free online parent eNews, Cockburn Kids here by choosing the 'Children and Family' eNews option.
Volunteer Resource Centre
Volunteer services are continuing. Please note the Volunteer Resource Centre office is closed, however printing and other services can still be arranged. Contact staff on 08 9411 3444 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Grants and Donations
Services are continuing via phone and online.
Cockburn Financial Counselling
This free service is continuing and taking appointments by phone on 08 9411 3444.
Please contact Community Development to discuss your ideas/activities/projects on 08 9411 3444