Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need a referral from my Doctor to access Laura's services?

No you do not. Your GP or paediatrician might recommend you to us and write a letter of support but applications will be assessed on need and urgency. Please call our 1300 number or send us an email.

See the “contact us” page.

How do I become a volunteer at Laura's Place Family Support?

Please click on our “contact us” page, fill in your details and let us know a bit about you and why you are interested, and we will get back to you.

Who can refer to Laura’s Place Family Support?

We welcome referrals from Doctors and medical Practitioners. Allied Health Providers. Institutional Services such as ‘Brighter Futures’, St Vincent de Paul’s, Bernado’s, Salvation Army or others, Preschool and school teachers.

We will need a letter stating circumstance and need for support, and the board will assess suitability.