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We provide free legal advice for women in Western Australia.

Community Legal Education

Women’s Legal Service WA has a strong commitment to educate the community about the most common legal issues affecting women and to educate women about their legal rights.  This preventative approach can help to stop problems before they occur.

Our community legal education (CLE) activities include:

  • Providing community legal education and training to professional and community groups
  • Running Continuing Professional Development training for solicitors
  • Developing legal information resources and self-help booklets
  • Holding legal Information workshops for clients, student groups and service providers
  • Attending information stalls at public events
  • Training volunteers and secondees
  • Being active on social media

Please contact us on (08) 9272 8800 or 1800 625 122 (country callers) if you would like to request us to present a community legal education session or if you would like to work with us.

The latest news & insights

Welcome new WLSWA Team Members

7 October 2019 News

At the Board meeting on September 26th 2019, we were pleased to welcome Sarah Van Gent as our new Treasurer.  Sarah joins us as a highly qualified accountant with previous community legal sector experience. On Wednesday 9th October, we will welcome to the staff our new Principal Legal Officer Selena McCrickard.  Selena comes to us with experience in both the …

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Board Meeting 27 June 2019

25 June 2019 News

The next WLSWA Board meeting will be held at the offices of Clayton Utz Lawyers on 27 June 2019. We will be delighted to welcome to the meeting new Board members Julie Whitlock, Melissa Callanan and Kirsty Moore. We are privileged to now have the skills which our new members will offer, their profiles can be found here. Big thanks …

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