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The Port Lincoln aboriginal community is well serviced by the following programs:
Indigenous Community Links
Sport & Recreation
Gidja Club Out of School Hours Care and Vacation Care
Pt Lincoln Aboriginal Community Housing
Aboriginal Visitor Scheme  (AVS)
Indigenous Womens Initiatives
 
Indigenous Communtiy Links Program
Contact:
Heather Cox

Indigenous Community Links Programis for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and their families. Staff can link you to people & services who can help you. We will work with you to find services in your area that meet your needs.

If you need help, support, advice or assistance, drop in and talk to our friendly staff.

 
Gidja Club Out of School Hours Care and Vacation Care
Contact: Director - Amber Clarke / Kimberley Bilney
Activities:

The Out of School Hours Program operates each night after school.  Children who have attended school that day are collected by bus and taken to Gidja Club where they are given a snack and can participate in organised activities.  They are then returned home by 6pm.

Vacation Care is run during school holidays from the same premises as the Out of School Hours Care Program. Activities during this time include art, craft, sport and day excursions.

Hours: Gidja Club  -  3.30 - 6.00p.m.  Monday to Friday
Hours: Vacation Care  - 9.30am - 4.30pm  Monday to Friday
Location: 30 Ravendale Rd, P.O. Box 800,Port Lincoln 5606
Tel 08 8683 0155, Fax 08 8682 6616
 
Pt Lincoln Aboriginal Community Housing
Contact:
Heather Cox / Rowena Douglas
Role: Homes are rented out to employees of Aboriginal service organisations under an agreement with the PLACC. Currently there are 8 houses in stock.
Activities: Rental of housing, Repairs & Maintenance, Home ownership
Location: PLACC, 30 Ravendale Rd, Port Lincoln 5606
Tel 08 8682 6677, Fax 088682 6616
 
A.V.S. Aboriginal Visitor Scheme
Contact:
Heather Cox/ Eddy Munro
Activities:
Provide support for Aboriginal clients (18 years and over) taken into Police custody and support Police with their duty of care responsibilities inclusive of the facilitation of communication between the Police and the client. Promote positive relations between the South Australian Police and the local Aboriginal community.
Provide care, comfort and companionship to clients.
This service is an out of hours service and operates between 5.00pm - 8.30am Monday to Friday and 24 hours a day Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays.

Location:

30 Ravendale Road , Port Lincoln
Tel: 86826677  Fax:  86826616

Email:  heather@placc.org.au

 
HOMELANDS
Akenta ~ Homelands
Contact Barry (Jack) Johncock
Location Poonindie Hills
Tel. 08 8684 6181
Fax 08 8682 6616
Email admin@placc.org.au
Activities:- Housing, Cultural Activities, Sport, Farming, Horticulture, family activities
 
Kuranya Family Association ~ Homelands
Contact Jason Bilney
Location PO Box 2735 . Port Lincoln 5606
Mobile 0432547435

Description
Kuranya Family Association is an incorporation setup to cater for the needs and aspirations of the direct descendants of Elizabeth and Fred Richards within the Eyre Peninsula region.
Activities

Working with a share farmer maintaining the property at Big Swamp via Port Lincoln. The associations main objective at present is to promote a harmonious environment for the family to come together.