Wattle Place offers access to a broad range of support services to Forgotten Australians, Stolen Generations and Former Child Migrants who were separated from their parents and placed in children’s homes, foster homes, orphanages, missions or institutions during the 1920s through to the 1990s.
In addition to counselling, this service offers:
Wattle Place also offers social activities and events, newsletter, and a drop in centre.
Our counsellors…..they are aware of the difficulties many Forgotten Australians, Stolen Generation and Former Child Migrants experience in their personal and family lives.
Relationships Australia NSW’s Wattle Place also delivers the following services to the community.
Find and Connect is a national network of support services to help improve the lives of Forgotten Australians, Stolen Generations and Former Child Migrants.
Find and Connect provides:
|Find and Connect : 1800 16 11 09|
Aftercare Resource Centre Support Service (ARCSS) is a support service for adults who have been in out of home care in NSW as children.
Support services provided through Wattle Place are available to any person who was brought up in care from the 1920s to 1990s in New South Wales, regardless of where they now live in Australia.
NATIONAL REDRESS SUPPORT SERVICE
The National Redress Scheme has been offered in response to the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse.
Applications for Redress can be made any time before 30 June 2027.
We realise that there may be times when going through this process may be difficult. You may want to think about talking to someone you know and trust to give you support. Wattle Place is a Redress Support Service especially funded to provide you with emotional support, support to fill in your application, and referrals to legal advice or help with managing your financial situation.
National Redress Scheme : 1800 025 441 / 1300 364 277