Derby Aboriginal Short Stay Accommodation

The Derby Aboriginal Short Stay Accommodation service is a purpose-built facility enabling Aboriginal people from remote communities to access short-stay accommodation for up to four weeks at a time.

The 54-bed facility operated by MercyCare in collaboration with Centacare Kimberley provides support to individuals and families who need short term accommodation in Derby.

Priority access will be given to Aboriginal people visiting from surrounding communities who need access to services such as:

– Health
– Employment
– Funeral attendances
– Reconnection with family and land