Due to the current COVID-19 restrictions and the virulent nature of the Delta Variant, all Centrecare offices in the Perth metropolitan and Peel area will be closed during the four-day lockdown period.
All counselling and support services will continue to be provide appointments by teleconferencing and/or video conferencing. Centrecare staff will remain in contact with our clients who have appointments arranged during the lockdown and to those requesting support. Face to face service delivery will be on a case by case basis. Entrypoint Perth and our Out of Home Care services will continue as usual.
There will be no facilitated groups during the four-day lockdown.
Please contact you usual office if you require additional support or need to change your appointment. There is also help 24/7if you are in immediate danger, call 000 for Police and Ambulance help. 1800 Respect (1800737732, a 24 hour national sexual assault, family and domestic violence counselling line for anyone who has experienced or is at risk of family and domestic violence or sexual assault. Call Entrypoint Perth on 6496 0001 or 1800 124 684 if you are homeless or at risk of homelessness. Entrypoint is operational Monday to Friday 9am to 7pm and Saturday’s 9am to 5pm.
COVID 19 Information• Wear a mask when not at your home• be aware to keep you and the community safe• practise physical distancing (keep at least 1.5 metres or two arms lengths from each other)• practise good personal hygiene (wash hands often with soap and water, or hand sanitiser• cover coughs and sneezes with a tissue or use your elbow• if you are experiencing flu-like symptoms get tested for COVID-19• download the SafeWA app.
If you need help with translating the information on these sites, call the Translating and Interpreting Service on 131 450.
Call the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information Helpline on 13 COVID (13 26843). (Interstate callers: 1800 595 206).
For more information, please visit the Government of Western Australia Department of Health website.