Services for Women in Adelaide South Australia

Women – sources of help in Adelaide & SA

  • Alternatives to Violence Project – The Alternatives to Violence Project (AVP) is a network of independent not-for-profit grass-roots volunteer groups offering experiential workshops on creative conflict transformation in prisons, schools, and the wider community 
  • Australian Women's Health Network – acts as an advocate, lobbyist and information centre for Australian women and their health. 
  • Domestic Violence Resource Centre
  • Equal Opportunity Commission can help if you've been discriminated against in employment, education and many other areas.
  • Government Services for Women – The Women's Portal is an online directory of all three levels of government information and services for women.
  • Let's Face It – Based on the film The Man Who Stole My Mother's Face, deals with issues surrounding sexual assault.
  • Marie Stopes International Australia offers care in family planning and sexual health, offers support and essential information regarding abortion, vasectomy, contraception, STI (STD) check-ups for men and women, and unplanned pregnancy help  in a caring and non-judgemental way. See locations in SA and around Australia here
  • Maternity Coalition Inc – An umbrella organisation to bring together support groups and individuals for effective lobbying, information sharing, networking and support in maternity services.
  • Migrant Women's Lobby Group – A peak women's group in South Australia canvassing the issues, needs and concerns of a range of migrant women.
  • Office for Women – State government website
  • Pregnancy Advisory Centre provides information in a supportive, non-judgmental environment in South Australia
  • Relationships Australia – Provides a range of relationship support services.
  • SHineSA Sexual Health Information Networking & Education
  • Women and Politics – A website devoted to the history of women in politics in South Australia, and a guide to involvement today.
  • Women's Centre for Health Matters – Offers services to support women in their pursuit of health and wellbeing.
  • Women's Health Statewide – A government site advocating the health, welfare, education and decisions of women, and outlines a range of services directed towards women.
  • Women's Information Service – A forum for education and assistance for women from across the state, legally, politically and practically.

Other sites of Interest