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We provide free legal advice for women in Western Australia.


We have a strong and resilient team of dedicated women who reflect and uphold our core values of justice, equality, integrity, leadership and respect. Our team is fully committed to helping and empowering women in WA and working to improve their access to justice.

Any employment opportunities will be listed on this page. If you are interested in volunteering with us please click here.

Current Vacancies (1)

Financial Counsellor – FDV

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Financial Counsellor to join our organisation in a newly created role on a fixed-term three-year contract basis working 37.5 hours per week. This role delivers trauma-informed financial counselling to women who are in financial hardship and who are also experiencing domestic and family violence.

The right applicant for the position will be highly professional, combining financial counselling experience with demonstrated empathy and understanding. They will value effective teamwork and have a supportive, positive approach to staff. They will be able to work under pressure, multi task and be flexible in approaches.

Find out more here: Financial Counsellor – FDV

The latest news & insights

CEO Appointment – Announcement

4 May 2020 News

We are pleased to welcome Dr Gillian Booth-Yudelman as our inaugural Chief Executive Officer. Having started her appointment during the Covid-19 crisis, Dr Booth-Yudelman has already brought significant guidance, support and expertise to our organisation and we look forward to thriving under her leadership. Read more for the full appointment announcement WLSWA CEO Announcement May 20    

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Women’s Legal Service WA Fundraiser

29 April 2020 News

Rotary of Elizabeth Quay is teaming up with Jenne Alonso from Posh Little Cakes to bring you a very special Mother’s Day edition of Come Cook With Me. This Sunday 3rd May, tune in to Jenne’s virtual live workshop and learn how to make her special melting moments. Tickets are $10 and 100% of the proceeds from this event will …

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