Support services available
To support auto supply chain workers who have left the auto manufacturing industry, there is support available to help you.
Call us to talk about your options on 1800 774 010.
Your training can be completed after 30 June 2019 if the funding is approved prior to this date.
Contact the info line now on 1800 774 010 to discuss your training options.
Auto Transition website
Do you need to use a computer?
Computers are available to use for free at local public libraries.
Disability workforce hubs
Disability Workforce Hubs can help you get a job in the disability sector. They can connect you with local employers, training providers and employment agencies. There are Hubs in Elizabeth, Salisbury, Christies Beach, Warradale, Mount Gambier, Murray Bridge, Berri, Port Lincoln, Whyalla Norrie, Port Pirie, Clare and Kadina. Appointments are recommended.
Call 1800 619 933
NorthHub is an employment and training centre established by Lendlease. It connects jobseekers with job opportunities on the Northern Connector project. Construction is due to begin soon on the seven Northern Connector bridges. They will need to fill key roles such as form workers, steel fixers, concreters, plant operators, truck drivers, general construction, as well as many others.
DOME Employment, Training and Career Development Services
DOME is a South Australian organisation that provides free employment services to workers aged 40 years and older. They know that mature age workers have a lifetime of valuable experience and skills. They provide a job matching service that will help connect you with employers.
Call 8410 4344
South Australian Skills and Employment Infoline
This Infoline provides support for workers before and after retrenchment. They can help you with information on skills recognition, training and looking for work.
Call 1800 506 266
Small Business Contact Service
This is a free telephone service linking business to information, advice and services.
Call 1300 142 820
Small Business Centre
The Small Business Centre brings together the services of:
- Office of the Small business Commissioner
- Office of the Industry Advocate
- Department for Innovation and Skills.
They provide support and advice in one location.
Visit 99 Gawler Place, Adelaide
Business Enterprise Centres
Want help starting or operating a business? Business Enterprise Centres can provide you with confidential one-on-one advisory sessions.
Tonsley Small Business Advisory Service
Co-Hab, Level 1, Mitsubishi Admin Building, 1 Tonsley Boulevard, Tonsley
Call 8374 2844
Financial support services
Department of Human Services – Centrelink
Centrelink provides a free Financial Information Service with no restrictions on eligibility.
Call 13 23 00
Financial Counselling Australia
Financial Counselling Australia can link you to financial counsellors in your area.
Call 1800 007 007
MoneySmart offers tips and tools to help make the most of your finances. Learn how to manage your money, or deal with credit, debt or other financial issues.
Call 1300 300 630
Health, wellbeing and personal support services
You can call or visit Beyond auto to get access to family and social support services. They can help you with things like:
- mental and general health
- financial and legal concerns
- drugs and alcohol
- reading and writing.
Beyond Auto is a free and confidential service that offers one on one appointments.
This service is available until 30 June 2019 by referral only.
Contact the info line on 1800 774 010
Relationships Australia (SA)
Get relationship support services for individuals, families and communities in South Australia.
Experiencing depression, anxiety or substance abuse? beyondblue can give you information and tell you where to get help.
Call 1300 224 636
Lifeline is a free, confidential telephone helpline. They provide crisis counselling and offer mental health and wellbeing support.
Call 13 11 14 (24 hours a day)
The National Gambling Helpline
The National Gambling Helpline can help you with problem gambling.
Call 1800 858 858 (24 hours a day)
Quitline is a confidential free telephone service for people who want to quit smoking.
Call 13 78 48
Healthy living tips and advice on getting and staying active in South Australia.
Support for children and young people
Kids Helpline provides a free, private and confidential, telephone and online counselling service. It is for young people aged between 5 and 25.
Call 1800 55 1800
Headspace is the National Youth Mental Health Foundation for 12 to 25 year olds. Headspace also provides information and support for parents and carers.
Call 1800 650 890