Welcome to the Department for Child Protection and Family Support website.
The Department provides a range services to Western Australian individuals, children and their families in collaboration with community sector organisations and other government organisations. Services provided include: the provision of support for children and young people in care of the Department’s Chief Executive Officer; the protection of children and young people from abuse and neglect; and supporting families and individuals at risk or in crisis to manage their lives and keep themselves and their families safe.
The Department’s Case Practice Manual, together with other departmental frameworks, policies and operational manuals, are accessible to the public on this website.
If you are having difficulty understanding the information on this site, and are unable to find someone to translate it for you, please contact your nearest Department office and we can arrange a telephone interpreter for you.
Please click here for a list of our offices. For further information on how to access interpreter services, please click here.
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