Assistance – School and general financial help

CWA of WA Sir James Mitchell Fund

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.

Please Note:  Back to School Expenses

  • Back to School Assistance Applications open on:  Tuesday, 5 January 2021
  • With regret, no assistance is provided for school uniforms, school text book lists, computers and school fees and charges.
  • Officeworks stationery vouchers may be available to eligible applicants to purchase school supplies.  Officeworks offers a Back to School service where parents can upload their school’s booklists to the website which will review and compare products and prices and provide an Officeworks alternative at competitive prices.

To apply for school or general assistance, please download the following form: Application for Assistance (General and School) 2020