Community Support Services
The City of Rockingham Community Support Services provide support to vulnerable local people through:
- Information sessions and community events on important issues such as: suicide ideation, homelessness, mental health, unemployment, family and domestic violence, substance abuse, elder abuse, reducing poverty and social isolation.
- Chairing the Kwinana Rockingham Action for Today's Youth (KRAFTY) and Community Support Service Provider (CSSP) meetings, where all Community Support Service Providers share information, form partnerships and advocate providing optimum services for vulnerable communities.
- Addressing social isolation in the community, sourcing opportunities for people to connect with their local community (with Rockingham Connect and Pop Up Communities).
- Advocating at State and Federal level for a more even distribution of infrastructure, services and funding for Not for Profit support organisations to provide services to vulnerable populations.