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Self Care for Carers – Learn practical ways to look after yourself and put that spring in your step!

Self Care for Carers – Learn practical ways to look after yourself and put that spring in your step!

We’re starting a new eight week course for women who are caring for someone else. Learn ways to take care of yourself and get the most out of life through. Bookings will be essential. T: 9560 3011, E: info@lwchc.org.au

Confidential, free counselling in Rozelle for alcohol, drugs, unhelpful habits…

Confidential, free counselling in Rozelle for alcohol, drugs, unhelpful habits…

We can assist women who want help to: Reduce or quit alcohol, drugs or smoking; talk with someone about the reasons they use drugs or drink; work out how to deal with someone in their life who has drug or alcohol problems; get on top[Read More…]

Are you privately dealing with upsetting situations and want skills to deal with life’s ups and downs?

Are you privately dealing with upsetting situations and want skills to deal with life’s ups and downs?

Our new course, Getting to Grips with Distress, has been designed for women who want to develop skills to deal with life’s ups and downs. It’s for women who are privately trying to deal with upsetting situations and sometimes have difficulty getting on top of[Read More…]

We’ve wonderful news….

We’ve wonderful news….

Something terrific has happened! We’ve won the inaugural Impact100 Sydney grant for $100,000 to help improve the lives of young people at risk. The grant we’ve received will be used to provide life-changing career mentoring for young women aged 16 and 17 from Sydney’s girls refuges[Read More…]

Raising Awareness of Endometriosis.

Raising Awareness of Endometriosis.

“March into Yellow” is to raise awareness for women with endometriosis. The month of March is dedicated to drawing worldwide attention to this condition and women are encouraged to wear yellow to work on 10 March to show support and to help raise funds for Endometriosis Australia for[Read More…]

Be bold for change! You can help protect and grow women’s services.

Be bold for change! You can help protect and grow women’s services.

You can be involved in protecting and growing women’s refuges and health centres by making a donation to SOS Women’s Services. Leichhardt Women’s and some of our close partners established SOS in 2014 to save women’s refuges in the city from closure. After that successful campaign we broadened our[Read More…]