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Management Committee Expressions of Interest

CAWLS is seeking expressions of interest from women in Central Australia and the Barkly Region to become members of our organisation and nominate to join our Management Committee.  Expressions of interest are due by 29 September 2017 and can be emailed to Business Manager Alice de Brenni at  Click here for more information: Expressions of […]

CAWLS is moving!

CAWLS is moving!!! From 1st June 2017 CAWLS will be located in the Westpoint building, 1 Stott Tce (next to Sportspower and Kmart)

Service Directory for Separating Families

CAWLS has been pleased to collaborate with the Family Law Pathways Network to produce a Service Directory for separating families in Alice Springs and Tennant Creek. The online directory can be found here and contains links to and contact details for a wide range of support services in Central Australia and the Barkly region. Hard copy versions […]

Support the reversal of funding cuts to Community Legal Centres

As of 1 July 2017, Community Legal Centres (CLCs) across Australia are facing a 30% funding cut. As part of the national “Fund Equal Justice” campaign, coordinated by the National Association of Community Legal Centres (NACLC), CLCs across the nation are lobbying their local Federal representatives in a bid to have these cuts reversed. Domestic […]

Annual General Meeting Invitation


CAWLS’ September Newsletter is out now! Click here to read about what we’ve been up to… cawls-september-newsletter

CAWLS in Tennant Creek

CAWLS visits Tennant Creek every week that Court is sitting! We work out of the NT Legal Aid Office at 163 Patterson Street. All women in the Barkly region seeking legal advice can make an appointment to see us by calling 8952 4055 or 1800 684 055.  We are also available for phone appointments outside of […]

Women’s Safety Package Launch

Women’s Safety Package

Health Justice Partnerships were initially developed for clients experiencing chronic illness and/or disability in the United States of America, (referred to as “Medical-Legal Partnerships (MLP’s). The model was introduced following research evidencing the link between patients with health concerns also having associated legal needs.  Evidence suggested that there was an “increased likelihood of having multiple, […]

CAWLS Annual Report 2014 – 2015

The CAWLS Annual Report 2014 – 2015 is now available for your perusal. To read the report and learn more about CAWLS and the important work we have done over the past year, visit our What we do page.