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'This is laying the groundwork for some pretty serious poverty for women' COVID-19 is perpetuating the gender wage gap.Australian studies have found that women are experiencing greater job loss than their male counterparts during this health and economic crisis.
International Missing Children's Day 🌼 Today is International Missing Children's Day...
Sunday motivation... rest, never quit This week, if you get tired, learn to rest… not to quit 🧡 If you would like to speak to a lawyer, we are here and ready to assist 📞 1800 684 055
Saturday Self Love ☀️ Admire women who choose to shine, even after all the storms they’ve been through ⛈️💙 If you would like to speak to a lawyer, we are here and ready to assist 📞 1800 684 055
National Volunteer Week At this uncertain time it is more important than ever to recognise and acknowledge Australia’s volunteers… The team at CAWLS thank ALL Volunteers for their dedication, skills and generous contribution they make to our community 🙏 As ‘National Volunteer Week’ draws to a close, we ask everyone to take stock of the incredible people ...
International Tea Day Today is International Tea Day ☕ & we think CAWLS staff make the BEST cups of tea … if we do say so ourselves 😉If you ever need to speak to a lawyer, come in for a cuppa and a chat with our team 🥰Free Call 📞 1800 684 055
Tissues & Soap for Women in Central Australia Just because restrictions are starting to ease, we shouldn't forget to continue to wash our hands and cover our faces if we cough or sneeze 🧼🤧 CAWLS has packs of tissues & soap for women who visit our centre to take if they need...
Consent is NOT ambiguous... only yes, means YES Consent while online dating is vital whether you are looking long-term relationship or something more casual 👥More needs to be done to address a rise in inappropriate non-consensual behavior and image-sharing via online dating platforms 📱 As always, the answer is not for women to stay off these sites or change their behavior but rather a mor...
'Young mums have rights' | Online booklet thanks to WLSQ The team from Women's Legal Service Queensland have created a “Young Mums have Rights” booklet FULL of handy information including: 🚼 young mother’s rights during pregnancy and breastfeeding🚼 what happens in the birthing suite🚼 parenting and separation🚼 when violence and abuse happens & child safety.
CAWLS COVID19 Statement of Commitment The health and wellbeing of our clients and staff is of the upmost importance. By visiting the Central Australian Women's Legal Service Inc.
Sunday motivation ahead of a new week Should. ❌ Would. ❌ Could. ❌ Did.
International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia On the 17th May 1990 (30 years ago) - the World Health Organization removed homosexuality from the Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems 📜 🏳️‍🌈 International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, Interphobia & Transphobia (IDAHOBIT) celebrates LGBTIQ people globally, and raise awareness for the work still needed.
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NT Winter Clothing Drive Our staff have been collating a big pile of goodies (jumpers, blankets & beanies) to contribute to the NT’s Winter Donation Drive ❄️ If you are able to contribute to the drive, donations for warm winter item can be made to Chansey Paech’s office at 6/44 Bath Street, for further distribution 🙏
Gaslighting Red Flags Gaslighting is a dangerously subtle form of emotional & psychological manipulation...

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