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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.  Your request will be referred to the Principal Legal Officer who will contact you to discuss.

The latest news & insights

Vacancies on the WLSWA Board (3)

2 April 2019 News

We are currently seeking expressions of interest from experienced and committed people with a commitment to achieving justice, empowerment and safety for some of Western Australia’s most vulnerable women. Our current Board membership is 8. We have one vacancy, but an increase in Board size to 11 when constitutional changes take effect will create an additional two vacancies. If you …

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2017-2018 Annual Report

28 November 2018 News

At its annual general meeting on Thursday 15 November, WLCWA launched is annual report for the 2017-2018 year.  This report showcases the outstanding work carried out during the preceding year by the dedicated staff and volunteers of WLCWA. WLCWA Annual Report 2017-18

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