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WIS What's On

The WIS What's On provides details of services and activities for women of SA as at Monday, October 14 2019

All programs are free/low cost unless otherwise noted. For more details, please visit our Facebook page.

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ProgramDescriptionProviderLocationDate
Family violence support group for womenExplore the effect of violence & abuse. Non-judgmental. Share strategies.Uniting Communities, phone 8202 5190Adelaide CBD2nd Thursday of the month
Women are Strong... Women do Survive8 week support group for women exploring the effects of abusive relationshipsPhone 8215 6310Hackham area, location supplied on registrationStarts Oct 25
The Shark Cage Group9 weeks assertive and self-confidence building course for women who have experienced abusive or controlling relationshipsAnglicare SA, phone 8186 8900Christies Beach. Time and location supplied on request for Term 4Term 4
eSafety Workshops presented by WESNET

FREE two-hour workshop—
technology-facilitated abuse and its relationship to domestic and family violence – phone WIS for more details

Women’s Information Service, 8303 0590

to book: Judi.VanOnsem@sa.gov.au

Adelaide

Murray Bridge

Oct 23

Oct 24

Zahra Foundation Financial CounsellorProviding financial support and assistance to women who have experienced domestic violence.

Zahra Foundation, phone 8352 1889

Location supplied upon requestBy appointment
Reclaim Your Path/Pathways to Empowerment9-week course for women who have experienced domestic violenceZahra Foundation, phone 8352 1880TBAStarts October 15
Photo Voice ProjectWomen who have a lived experience of Family and Domestic Violence can learn photography skills and share their stories. Free crèche.

Hackham Community Centre

Ph. 8392 3080

HackhamWednesdays
Women’s Group

Community-driven Women’s Group.

Hackham Community Centre

Ph. 8392 3080

HackhamTuesdays
Recovery Support Group for Eating DisordersMonthly support group to discuss & share your feelings; learn or share strategies for recovery. Carer's support group also available. $20/session.

Butterfly Foundation, please register – ph. The National Helpline 1800 334 673 or support@thebutterflyfoundation.org.au

Glenside2nd Tuesday of each month
Live Your Best Life6-week course to develop skills in learning and conversation, problem solving and being assertive. Free

Adult Community Education/ Catherine House Women’s Centre

Phone 8232 2282

AdelaideInformation session Oct 17 course starts Oct 22
Financial Literacy for Women 55+Half day workshop for women 55+ to build confidence on managing finance.Ecstra (formerly Financial Literacy Australia)
Phone 1300 368 448 or 02 9252 4244

Adelaide

Oct 15 and 16
Feel Fabulous & Budget tips1-day workshop that provides insight into the link between financial stress and emotional wellbeing. Free creche (limited)Hackham Community Centre, please book:
Ph. 8392 3080
HackhamOct 21

Confident Budgeting

How to budget, save, and manage money , 6 week courseMarionlife Phone 8277 0304Mitchell ParkStarts Oct 2
Introduction to Small BusinessFree 10-week course introducing the basics of small businessCity of Marion
Ph. 7420 6400
Glandore Community CentreOct 15
SCAMSInformation on being alert and protecting yourself from scams; please book!Woodcroft Library
Ph. 8384 0500
Morphett Vale18 Oct
T.R.U.CKitFree 8-week computer courseReynella Neighbourhood Centre
Phone 8322 3591
ReynellaStarts Oct 15
Learner's Permit TrainingHosted by Aboriginal Access Centre, please contact Centre for detailsTafeSA/Aboriginal Access Centre, phone:
Lisa (Noarlunga), 8207 3664
AnnMaree (Regency), 8348 2425
Ronald (Salisbury), 8207 9984

Noalunga
Regency
Salisbury

Oct 21
Oct 22
Oct 23
Hand in HandParenting children with challenging behaviours, 5-wk course.Relationships Australia,
Ph. 8384 1065
Hackham WestOct 22
Who's in Charge8-wk program for parents or carers of young people 8-18 y.o. who are beyond control, violent or defiant.

Reconnect/City of PAE/Junction:
ph. 8405 6862 or 8341 1334
Centacare: ph. 8215 6700
Junction/City of Onkaparinga:
ph. 8392 3000

Ottoway

Adelaide

Hackham
Oct 21

Oct 22

Oct 23
Kidstuff for Young ParentsGroup for under 25 y.o. parentsMetropolitan Youth Health
Ph. 8326 6053
Aldinga & Christies BeachStarts Oct 17
Circle of SecurityDo you want to have more understanding about your child’s behaviour? 8-week course

Centacare

Phone 8215 6700

AdelaideStarts Oct 15
Circle of SecurityCourse for families experiencing separation. 8-week courseCentacare
Phone 8215 6700
Adelaide CBDStarts Oct 31
Acorn Parent Infant Attachments GroupsFor mothers who have diagnosed mental health difficulties: the group supports mothers with infants up to 30 months.

Anglicare

Phone 8131 3485

Gilles Plains, Mount Barker, Darlington, Salisbury, Munno Para, Norwood, Aldinga, PenningtonFrom Aug 19
Post-Separation Parenting CourseA Workshop for separated parents wanting to understand and manage the changes in their family

Centacare, Adelaide.

Phone 8215 6700 registrations@centacare.org.au

Adelaide

Nov 11

Dec 12

Smart RecoveryTake control of your addictive behaviours. Free weekly Meetings.Smart Recovery
Ph. 8344 6054
ProspectFridays
Healthy Homes, Resilient FamiliesDo you need a hand making healthy food choices or managing your weekly food budget? Six-week course.

AFSS/Anglicare

Phone 8254 1077

Davoren ParkStarts Oct 17
Multicultural GatheringShare meals and share culture in an inclusive multicultural atmosphereChristie Downs Community House
Ph. 0466 945 073 or 8322 1120
Christie Downs Community HouseOct 18
Nov 15
Dec 13

Tax Help 2019 at WIS

Free help to complete your tax online if you are low-income & have simple tax needsWomen’s Information Service, phone 8303 0590 for enquiries or to make an appointment.AdelaideUntil end of Oct

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