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Women’s Health Week 2020 is HERE!

CAWLS were thrilled to help kick start Women’s Health Week 2020 by attending yesterday’s ‘Morning Tea for Women’s Mental Health’ ☕💕 Thank You to event organisers, Mental Health Association Central Australia, Mental Illness Fellowship of Australia NT and headspace Alice Springs, for a wonderful day out in the sun with a group of incredible women! […]

National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day

Supporting the children of today is investing in our future. Acknowledging and celebrating ‘Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day’ is about learning more about this special & unique culture, empowering children to use their voice, and listening when they speak 🗣️ ℹ➡ aboriginalchildrensday.com.au

Tennant Creek Training on ‘Responding to Domestic and Family Violence’

This week, CAWLS’ Health Justice Partnership lawyers, Sophie Quinn & Sally Krutsch, delivered a half day free training in Tennant Creek on identifying and responding to domestic and family violence 👩‍🏫📖 During the training, there were sessions presented by:🔸 CAWLS 🔸 NT Police🔸 Sexual Assault Referral Centre, Tennant Creek 🔸 Tennant Creek Women’s Refuge Given […]

#LetHerSpeak passed in NT Legislative Assembly

Victim-survivors of sexual assault in the Northern Territory can now re-claim control of their narrative. ✔️ This week, Parliament has taken a much needed step forward in passing amendments to legislation that previously prevented victim-survivors from speaking out about their own experience, unless they had a court order. 🚫 These “gag laws” were a failing of the […]

COVID19 Online Scammers

Technology Reminder ⚠️🕵️ Scammers are using the spread of COVID-19 to take advantage of people across Australia 💻 If you have been scammed or have seen a scam, you can make a report on the Scamwatch website and find more information about where to get help 🔗 ℹ️ www.scamwatch.gov.au/report-a-scam

Sunday Self Love… Never Settle for Less

✅ Know your worth.❌ NEVER settle for less. If you need to speak with a lawyer for some advice, we are here and ready to assist. Call us on ☎️ 1800 684 055 on Monday-Friday from 8:30am – 5:00pm

World Elder Abuse Awareness

There is NO excuse for elder abuse 🚫 Elder abuse is any act which causes harm to an older person and is carried out by someone they know and trust such as a family member or friend. Abuse may be◼physical◼ social◼ financial◼ emotional◼ psychological◼ sexual◼ … & can include mistreatment and neglect Today is a […]

Review : CAWLS Family & DV Training Delivered Online

Last month, CAWLS Health Justice Partnership Legal Practitioners, Sally & Sophie, delivered training on identifying & responding to family and domestic violence virtually using ‘Zoom’ 💻 This training was a shorter version of CAWLS’ full-day training that is usually delivered quarterly face-to-face, prior to COVID19 👥 Delivering the training via Zoom saw 46 participants join […]

‘Responding to Family Violence’ | FREE Online Training | 26 June 2020

Now accepting online registrations ▶️ https://bit.ly/2APHzdC CAWLS welcomes the community to join our free training seminar, to gain a deeper insight and knowledge into how to identify domestic violence and respond to disclosures of domestic violence (including referral pathways). Training DetailsDate: Friday 26 June 2020 Time: 9am – 1pm (includes a short break) ✨ Following our […]

Sunday motivation… a six word story

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