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Western Australia - Organisation

Communicare (1977 - )

Care Provider, Community Service Organisation and Foster Care

Communicare was established in 1977 to provide services to families in the south eastern corridor of Perth. In 1988 to 1991, Communicare placed children in home-based emergency foster care for up to 28 days for children from birth to 16 years. Since 1991, Communicare has not been involved in residential accommodation for children.



1977 - 1991
Location - Communicare was located in Cannington. Location: Cannington

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Sources used to compile this entry: Information Services, Department for Community Development, Signposts: A Guide for Children and Young People in Care in WA from 1920, Government of Western Australia, 2004,

Prepared by: Anna Trengove, Leanne Howard and Debra Rosser