Walpole CRC has had the privilege of establishing a number of professional partnerships over the years, many of which still flourish today.
Current partnerships include:
Bendigo Bank Limited
The Walpole Customer Service Office was initially opened as a Branch of Mount Barker Community Bank, Bendigo Bank Limited. Since then the Branch has become an Agency, with Walpole CRC being responsible for all operational matters, including staff, under the Bendigo Bank banner.
Department of Human Services (Centrelink, Medicare)
The Department of Human Services is a Commonwealth Department that encompasses Centrelink, Medicare and Child Protection Agency. Walpole CRC has been an Agent for both Centrelink and Medicare since 2001, saving clients the time and expense of travelling 240Km round trip to the nearest branches located in Albany.
Australian Tax Office (ATO)
Substantial floor space has been allocated to the ATO to display publications, forms and information leaflets and brochures. The Government Services Information Room has two computers and one printer available for free access via the Internet to all Government portals where information and forms may be downloaded, completed and lodged. Tax Packs are also available for those wishing to complete their own Income Tax Returns.
Department of Veteran’s Affairs
Shire of Manjimup
Department of Corrective Services (Work Camp)
Walpole Sport and Recreation Centre
Walpole Tidy Towns Committee
Silver Chain Health Services Clinic, Branch Committee
Walpole, Nornalup and Districts Community Development Group
The Walpole, Nornalup & Districts Community Development Group is aiming for National Heritage listing.
Walpole Country Club
Walpole and Districts Local Drug Action Group
Since 1993, the Walpole and Districts Local Drug Action Group (LDAG) has played a strong role in promoting the dangers of Drugs and Alcohol. Walpole Community Resource Centre Operations Manager Linda Beard is currently the Chairperson of Walpole and Districts’ LDAG. LDAGs work in partnership with the Government of Western Australia.