A specialist support service for people affected by forced adoption.
If you are over 18 years and have been affected by past forced adoption policies and practices, we would like to hear from you about your experience with the support services available.
Take the survey here.
People contact Compass for many reasons, such as if they:
When you call us at Compass, you’ll talk to an experienced practitioner who has had specialist training in working with people affected by forced adoption.
We will talk with you about your situation and discuss the kinds of support and assistance that might help. We can help you make decisions that feel right for you. Depending on your needs, we may refer you to a specialist practitioner in a location that best suits you, who will provide you with ongoing support.
You don’t have to know what kind of help you need when you call – we’ll help you figure that out. Call our dedicated number between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday to talk to us. Phone 1800 21 03 13.
Compass also supports peer support and advocacy groups and organisations through small grants funding for projects that support people affected by forced adoption policies and practices.
To view the Compass Forced Adoption Support Services brochure, click here.