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International Volunteer Day 2019

👫🏻👬🏿 Today, CAWLS celebrates International Volunteer Day 2019 👫🏽👭🏼 Volunteering provides opportunities for people to concretely impact their own lives and play a constructive role in their communities by volunteering their time and skills. Through volunteerism, communities around the world often experience strengthened solidarity and inclusion. 👏 The Central Australian Women’s Legal Service Inc. would […]

16 Days of Activism

Each year, from 25 November to 10 December, the 16 Days of Activism campaign calls for action against one of the world’s most persistent violations of human rights – gender-based violence. During the 16 Days of Activism, people around the world, including our team at CAWLS, unite to raise awareness about gender-based violence, challenge discriminatory […]

Coming Soon … S2 of ‘Sisters in Law’

Central Australian Women’s Legal Service is excited to be working on Season 2 of our radio show, “Sisters in Law”, in collaboration with 8CCC Community Radio 102.1fm – Alice Springs & Tennant Creek 📟 🗣 This week, CAWLS Host, Sophie, spoke to guest, Tully McIntyre from the Women’s Safety Services of Central Australia (WoSSCA), about the services they offer women in […]

Tennant Creek ‘No More March’

On Friday 22 November, our staff joined the Tennant Creek Community to march down the main street, with one clear message … no more violence. The annual ‘No More March’ is a sign for our community that enough is enough and that it is time for our community to come together to stand up, speak […]

‘Responding to Family Violence’ Training

When – Friday 29 November 2019 (9am – 4pm) Where – Centre for Remote Health (Corner of Simpson & Skinner Street) Register – Contact our team via 8952 4055 or admin@cawls.org.au to secure your place… ** 10 Spaces Left **

CAWLS Office Closure Notice for December 2019

We would like to advise, that the Central Australian Women’s Legal Service (CAWLS) will be closed on the following dates:- (All Day) Friday 6 December 2019 (From Midday) Friday 13 December 2019 Annual Holiday Shut Down (From Midday) Tuesday 24 December 2019 – Sunday 5 January 2020Reopening at 8:30am on Monday 6 January 2020 Please […]

‘Breast Cancer Awareness Day’ in Tennant Creek

On 14 November, the amazing team from Piliyintinji-Ki Stronger Families hosted a ‘Breast Cancer Awareness Day‘ in Tennant Creek 🎗️ The event was attended by community and service provides from throughout the Barkly Region and was held to draw attention and awareness to breast and ovarian cancer in our community. Central Australian Women’s Legal Service Inc. was […]

CAWLS Annual Report 2018 – 2019

The 2018-2019 Annual Report for Central Australian Women’s Legal Service is now available for your perusal. To read the report, please click on the link below.CAWLS Annual Report 2018-2019

CAWLS Annual Report 2017 – 2018

CAWLS Annual Report 2017 – 2018 is now available for your perusal. To read the report please click on the link below.  CAWLS Annual Report 2017 – 2018

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 […]