Helping the Peel Region for more than 20 years!

WAASP

WestAus accommodation Advocacy & Support Peel is a program aimed at assisting people in the Peel region who are having trouble maintaining their private rental accommodation. WestAus will offer these clients a range of services to overcome their individual circumstances.

Advocacy

We will act on behalf of our clients with creditors in an effort to achieve the best long term outcome for our clients.

Emergency Relief

Where people can be assisted once per year with a small payment to help in a crisis situation.

Healthy Breakfast Club

This program aims to promote healthy eating for children attending primary school and in particular those children whose home environment sees them attending school hungry.

Emergency Accommodation

WestAus has 2 crisis houses and 3 transitional crisis houses which cater for people who are single, in a family or escaping domestic violence.

Christmas Hampers

WestAus coordinate and apply for funding for the peel Christmas hamper appeal, we give out 1200 hampers throughout the region, working together with non-government and government agencies.

Food Aid

WestAus offers many people the opportunity to be assisted with a food hamper for a period of time so they can better manage outstanding debts.

Referral

Often people have a range of issues affecting their family’s lives. Where WestAus is unable to assist, we will recommend and refer these people to an agency in the region that may be able to assist them.