Support and Services
Children and Youth
The safety and the wellbeing of children and young people are at the centre of everything we do. Through our work, we know first hand that a child’s wellbeing is deeply connected to family and culture.
CASPA provides a range of quality and innovative services and programs for young people under our care, and to other professional organisations operating in our community.
Out of Home Care
Therapeutic Residential Care for children and young people
CASPA is recognised as a leader in the area of specialist therapeutic residential care for children and young people who cannot live at their family home for their own safety and wellbeing.
CASPA is committed to ensuring all children and young people are cared for in culturally secure, trauma-informed, therapeutic environments by qualified staff.
Our staff are passionate about providing support and protection to those most vulnerable in our communities. We are committed to conducting our work with compassion, transparency and within an evidence-based framework.
Out of Home Care
24-hour care and support
CASPA prides itself on providing high-quality emergency respite and youth work support and we operate a 24-hour emergency call-out service.
CASPA staff are provided with extensive training in Trauma and Attachment Theory, Therapeutic Crisis Intervention, Suicide and Self-harm Prevention and Intervention, Cultural Awareness and other childhood development training needed to provide quality care and support.
We have a number of homes in our region that can be utilised for the purpose of emergency respite for young people.