Fire Recovery Information

 

Welfare of Denmark Residents Hotline – 1800 032 965

Disaster Response Hotline – 1800 032 965

Shire of Denmark – 9848 0300 (local community services and facilities support)  Shire of Denmark now have this Bushfire recovery page on their website.

Register Find ReuniteThis service registers, finds and reunites family, friends and loved ones after an emergency.

Business Support – Denmark Chamber of Commerce – 9848 2065          Albany Business Centre – 9841 8477              Rural West – Financial Counseling –  1800 612 004

Recovery ConnectThis online directory brings together services and supports from charities, organisations and government directly to you. This assistance helps people prepare for and recover from disasters and major natural events. 

 

Assistance is available for individuals, families and small business who have experienced loss.

Department of Fire and Emergency Services | Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements 

Rural Aid | Financial Assistance 

Denmark Community Resource Centre –  2 Strickland St – 9848 2842

Synergy – The State Government’s $80 extended outage payment – Make a claim 

Mental Health Resources

Welfare of Denmark Residents Hotline – 1800 032 965

Beyond Blue (anyone feeling depressed or anxious) — call 1300 22 4636 or chat online 

Lifeline – 13 1114   Crisis chat  

Black Dog Institute (people affected by mood disorders) help 

Headspace – online tools for young people

Mensline Australia –  call 1300 78 99 78

Crisis Care – 1800 199 008 (telephone information and referral for people experiencing crisis) 

Rural Link –  1800 552 002 (specialist after hours mental health telephone service for people in rural communities of WA)

 

Animal Welfare

Livestock – Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD)  – 9892 8444

Domestic Pets – Shire of Denmark rangers on (08) 9848 0300.

Wildlife – DBCA Wildcare Helpline on (08) 9474 9055

 

After a bushfire – Hazards on your property

There will be hazards that you may come across in and around your property and the local community following a bushfire.

Before going back to your property to view damage, retrieve personal items, clean-up or to reoccupy it, be aware of the potential risks.

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Recovering from a bushfire

In the aftermath of a bushfire you will need to mentally and emotionally prepare for the changes to your home and community.

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Fundraising/Donations

Denmark Community Foundation  – Donation can be made online here. 0435 730 557  

Denmark Chamber of Commerce – you can purchase Denmark Dollars vouchers, which will be distributed to impacted residents through Denmark Community Resource Centre. These vouchers can be used in approximately 30 businesses in Denmark                                                                                                     Monday to Friday 9am to 3pm 73 South Coast Highway  Ph 9848 2065

Denmark Community Resource Centre – cash, Denmark Dollars, and store card donations –  9848 2842

 

 

 

Author: dccmanager

The Denmark Chamber of Commerce is a not for profit enterprise supporting small business in the Shire of Denmark