Assistance – General Welfare and School Uniforms

Do you need a helping hand?

CWA of WA Sir James Mitchell Education and Welfare Fund (General Financial Assistance)

Named in honour of a Western Australian born Governor of the State, this fund is wholly supported by the voluntary donations of CWA Branches in Western Australia and receives no Government funding.  The Sir James Mitchell Fund is used to assist those who may need a helping hand. Applications for assistance are considered on an individual basis and are completely confidential.

To apply for welfare (general) assistance, please download the following form:  SJMEW APPLICATION FOR WELFARE ASSISTANCE

To apply for educational assistance (school uniforms up to a maximum limit of $250 per child), please download the following form.  Please note that unfortunately, the CWA of WA cannot fund the provision of school textbooks or IPADS / laptop computers for studentsIn addition, if your child/ren are in high school, you may be eligible for the State Government’s Secondary Assistance Scheme which can be applied for through your child’s high school. SJMEW APPLICATION FOR EDUCATION ASSISTANCE