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Nyoongar Outreach Service



The Nyoongar Outreach Service delivers social and welfare services to Aboriginal peoples who are homeless, affected by alcohol and/or other drugs and at risk to themselves and the general community in Perth, Western Australia. The service also identifies Aboriginal juveniles at risk of self-harm or deemed at risk and makes appropriate referrals. The patrol provides services with partner councils and agencies to increase safety and harmony for all members of the community.

The Nyoongar Outreach Service aims to:

The service covers the Perth Central Business District and surrounding regions (Burswood, Fremantle, Midland, Northbridge, the Northern Corridor, the South-Eastern Corridor and Vincent).

Abstract adapted from the Nyoongar Outreach Services


Nyoongar Outreach Services
35-37 Gladstone Street
East Perth WA 6004
Ph: (08) 9228 4211
Fax: (08) 9228 3743

Contact details for location-specific patrols are available from the links below.

Related publications

Nyoongar Patrol Outreach Service (2012)

Nyoongar Outreach

This brochure provides details on the Nyoongar patrol outreach service, including:

Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet abstract

Evaluated publications

John Scougall Consulting Services (2012)

Keeping people safe: an evaluation of the Nyoongar Patrol Outreach Service.

Perth: Australian Policy Online


Last updated: 8 November 2017
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