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Powerful videos of personal experiences relating to being placed in out-of-home care - 𝘚𝘰𝘮𝘦 𝘱𝘦𝘰𝘱𝘭𝘦 𝘮𝘢𝘺 𝘧𝘪𝘯𝘥 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘤𝘰𝘯𝘵𝘦𝘯𝘵 𝘥𝘪𝘴𝘵𝘳𝘦𝘴𝘴𝘪𝘯𝘨
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Elm Place is the home of support services to people whose lives have been affected by institutional and out-of-home care as children specifically, Forgotten Australians, Former Child Migrants, the Stolen Generations and people affected by the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse.

Our Services

Post Care Support Services

Post Care Support Services( PCSS) a free, non-judgmental and confidential service that provides case management, counselling, information and advocacy to support young people and adults who have lived in care […]

Find & Connect Support Services

As more than 500,000 children grew up in orphanages, foster care, children’s homes or other institutions in Australia over the last century,

Redress Support Services

The National Redress Scheme provides acknowledgement and support to people who experienced child sexual abuse in institutions across Australia.

The Stolen Generations

In acknowledgement for the work of The Elders who have passed fighting for Justice and Reparations.  

Access to South Australian Departmental Records – Click here for information

Are you a client of Elm Place? Have your say!

Did you visit Elm Place in 2020? Tell us what you thought via our 10 minute online survey and enter the draw to win a $50 gift card!

Every year, Elm Place conducts anonymous client surveys to see how we are doing and how we can better meet the needs of our clients. If you accessed Elm Place services (Post Care Support Services, Redress Support Services and Find and Connect) in 2020, we would love to hear from you! Your responses are confidential and strictly anonymous.

The 2020 Elm Place Client survey is available here. We want to give everyone who accessed Elm Place services in 2020 a chance to provide their feedback, so we have extended the survey deadline to the end of January 2021. If you have any questions, please contact Elm place on 08 8419 2042 or email Elm Place.

The name ‘Elm Place’ was chosen by our Consumer Reference Group.

The Elm Tree symbolises strength of will and intuition, representing the spirit of the community.

Post Care: 1800 188 118 | Find & Connect: 1800 161 109 | Redress Support Services: 1800 998 187

Helpful Links

Find links to housing, health and wellbeing, financial assistance and many other helpful services.

Self Help Resources

Information to support your wellbeing journey.

Practitioner Registry

Relationships Australia SA has developed a Registry of Skilled Practitioners who are able to provide therapeutic services to individuals and groups of adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse (CSA).

Crisis Services

If you or someone you know is in a crisis situation contact one of these services.




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