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We provide free legal advice for women in Western Australia.

Community Legal Education

We have 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 sessions for clients, student groups and service providers;
  • attending public events and having information stalls;
  • training volunteers and secondees; and
  • being active on social media.

Please contact us on (08) 9272 8800 or 1800 625 122 (country callers) or email [email protected] 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

Employment Opportunity – Finance and Operations Manager

3 September 2020 News

An exciting opportunity is available at Women’s Legal Service WA in this newly created role – Finance and Operations Manager. WLSWA is at a critical stage of a strategic sustainability journey. Our 2019-2023 strategic plan includes plans for growth of services to meet our clients’ needs and increasing client demand, securing alternative and sustainable sources of funding, realising efficiencies in …

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NEW – FDV Financial Counselling Services

27 August 2020 News

Women’s Legal Service WA are pleased to announce that we now offer a specialist family and domestic violence financial counselling service to all women in Western Australia who are experiencing financial disadvantage and/or hardship. We would like to acknowledge the Financial Counselling Foundation for enabling us to provide this valuable service. We welcome Merlene, an experienced Senior Financial Counsellor who …

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