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Services for Women in Darwin and Northern Territory Australia

Women – sources of help in Darwin and Northern Territory 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… Read More

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Services for Men in Darwin and Northern Territory Australia

Men’s Support and Information Darwin and Northern Territory NT Anti-Discrimination Commission  – can help if you’ve been discriminated against in employment, education and many other areas. 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… Read More

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Help and Support for Parents in Darwin and Northern Territory Australia

Parents & Families Darwin and Northern Territory Australian Breastfeeding Association Australian Children’s Contact Services Association Inc. (ACCSA)  – A non-profit association which promotes sound analysis of the role and limitations of supervised parent/child contact services, provides a network for members and promotes quality in service provision. Australian Parents Council represents the views and interests of… Read More

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Aged Care Services in Darwin and Northern Territory Australia

Seniors’ Sites Darwin and Northern Territory Alzheimer’s Australia NT provides support, counselling, information and education to help people living with dementia, their families and those working in the dementia field. COTA NT – Connecting Over 50s Throughout Australia, formerly known as Council on the Ageing, is an independent consumer organisation run by and for senior… Read More

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Support Groups and Services in Darwin and Northern Territory Australia

Support Groups – Someone to talk to Anglicare NT – Provides adolescent, individual and couple counselling; mediation/family therapy; family mediation; family skills training; youth housing; health and support services; services to frail aged living in the community and their carers. Charles Darwin University Counselling – free for staff and students. Parentline– A confidential telephone counselling… Read More

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Emergency Services in Darwin and Northern Territory Australia

Emergency Services Darwin and Northern Territory Police, Fire, Ambulance In an emergency dial 000 St John Ambulance Northern Territory Northern Territory Police, Fire & Emergency Service Northern Territory Fire and Rescue Service  includes news, station phone numbers, safety advice NT Weather and weather warnings from the Bureau of Meteorology Northern Territory Police Crime Stoppers  –… Read More

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Health Services in Darwin and Northern Territory Australia

Health Resources and information Darwin and Northern Territory Arthritis and Osteoporosis Foundation of the Northern Territory Carers NT Cancer Council of the Northern Territory Choose yourself Government site with information on health choices – drugs, STDs, lifestyle and more Guide Dogs Association of SA and NT HealthInsite Government web site with a wide range of… Read More

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Hospitals in Darwin and Northern Territory Australia

In an Emergency If you require immediate medical assistance dial 000 See also Emergency and Essential Services Hospitals & Medical Services in Darwin & NT Alice Springs Hospital Katherine Hospital Northern Territory Hospital Services Royal Darwin Hospital caters for the population of Darwin and Palmerston, as well as patients from outlying communities and other centres… Read More

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Legal Help and Information in Darwin and Northern Territory Australia

Legal Help and Information Darwin and Northern Territory Australian Institute of Criminology  – Australia’s pre-eminent national crime and criminal justice research agency. Australian Law Online  – Making it easier for Australians to solve their legal problems. Austlii – Australian Legal Information Institute – Cases & Legislation Katherine Womens Information and Legal Service (KWILS) is a… Read More

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Disability Services in Darwin and Northern Territory Australia

Disability Services Darwin and Northern Territory National Disability Services (NDS) is the National Industry Association for Disability Services. ACROD’s membership includes over 550 non-government, non-profit organisations, which collectively operate several thousand services for Australians with all types of disabilities, including intellectual, physical, psychiatric and sensory. NDS’s members are located in every State and Territory in… Read More

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