Thanks for pulling in to IgnitionWA, a one-stop shop for young people leaving care in Western Australia.

This site is dedicated to assisting you with the challenging (yet extremely exciting) transition into independent living. On this site you will find heaps of useful information including; links to services, all kinds of advice, and stories from other young people about their leaving care experiences. So jump into the driver’s seat put your keys in the ignition and get started on the road to independent living.

If you have any questions, advice or your own stories, poems, art work or events you would like to contribute to IgnitionWA please send them to

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