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Leichhardt Women's Community Health Centre provides low-cost and affordable medical, allied and complementary health care and education to improve women's health. We are non-government and not for profit. Many of our services are funded through NSW Health and some services are fee based.

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Family festivities… if it’s not all it’s cracked up to be…

Family festivities… if it’s not all it’s cracked up to be…

It’s often at this time of year when the warm weather breaks us out of our hibernation, that we find ourselves spending more time with family and friends for celebrations of various kinds. Occasions like religious events, New Year’s celebrations, Chinese New Year; not to[Read More…]

More on pre-empting Christmas stress…

More on pre-empting Christmas stress…

As we’ve been talking about over these past few weeks, the silly season can be stressful for many reasons. So in this session we’re talking stress… what is it? What to do about it! Basically, stress is not all that bad! Without a dose of[Read More…]

If Christmas can be stressy, try to take it in your stride…

If Christmas can be stressy, try to take it in your stride…

Here are some more tips from us for managing Christmas and New Year, aka the ‘Silly Season’. Ah…. rule number one – look after yourself and put strategies in place to de-stress. When the festive season arrives, so can the time for more family visits[Read More…]

Launch of new Domestic Violence Help Pack

Launch of new Domestic Violence Help Pack

Inner West  Mayor Darcy Byrne will be launching the new information pack for women experiencing domestic violence at today’s White Ribbon Day event in Bridgewater Park Rozelle, 9am-12pm. The pack provides straightforward, local information about services women and their families can contact for support if they’re experiencing domestic and[Read More…]

Join in our local White Ribbon event – This Thursday (23 November)!

Join in our local White Ribbon event – This Thursday (23 November)!

All over Australia events will be held for White Ribbon over the next few days. This Thursday (23 November) Inner West Council and our local police are hosting a White Ribbon Event at Bridgewater Park, Rozelle, 9am – 12.  There will be stalls, entertainment, music[Read More…]

Preparing yourself for Christmas…

Preparing yourself for Christmas…

It’s hard to believe, but Christmas is nearly here. For some reason, the shops and streets are full of Christmas bling very early this year. (Is it getting earlier every year? It used to be from 1 December, but this year it was early November[Read More…]