Current Department of Communities projects and programs include:

  • 16 Days in WA
  • The inaugural 16 Days in WA to Stop Violence Against Women campaign will take place from 25 November, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, to 10 December, which is Human Rights Day. Find out more.

  • Better Choices: Youth in WA
  • The Department of Communities is developing a new youth strategy for​ Western Australia. The strategy will be developed following consultation with young people, youth service providers and government agencies. Find out more.

  • Supporting Communities Program

The Department of Communities invites the community services sector to help shape the Supporting Communities Program (program).  The new program seeks to create connected, inclusive and healthy communities and respond to local priorities, by focusing on community resources, strengths and aspirations.  Find out more.