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Office for Women

WIS What's On

he WIS What's On provides details of services and activities for women of SA as at Monday 13 September 2021 

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

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+ProgramDescriptionProviderLocationDate
The Shark Cage Group 8-week assertive and self-confidence building course for women who have experienced abusive or controlling relationships Anglicare SA
Ph. Nicky on 0409 858 992
E:ntanner@anglicaresa.com.au
Aldinga Area

Marion Area
Starts October 13
Starts October 14
Women are Strong Women do Survive8-week support group for women exploring the effects of abusive relationships.Multi Agency
Ph. 8215 6310
Hackham AreaStarts October 20
From Strength to Strength Group8-week group for women who have experienced relationship traumaAnglicare SA
Ph. Nicky on 0409 858 992
E:ntanner@anglicaresa.com.au
Hackham AreaStarts November  4
Zahra Foundation – Pathways to Empowerment9-week course for women who have experienced domestic violence, with practical activities to achieving goals in life. Location advised on registration

Zahra Foundation
Ph. 8352 1889 or admin@zahrafoundation.org.au
Registrations essential.

Central SuburbsStarts Term 4 (date to be advised)
Zahra Foundation – Pathways to Empowerment9-week course for women who have experienced domestic violence, with practical activities to achieving goals in life. Location advised on registration

Zahra Foundation
Ph. 8352 1889 or admin@zahrafoundation.org.au
Registrations essential.

Northern suburbsStarts Term 4 (date to be advised)
Women's Domestic Violence Court Assistance ServiceSpecialist legal service for women affected by domestic & family violence. Includes assistance with intervention orders and ending tenancy agreements.Women's Domestic Violence Court Assistance Service - WDVCAS
Ph.1800 246 642
VariousOngoing

SA.GOV.AU:COVID-19
Call centres and information lines

For information, including call centres for relief assistance and mental health support, go to:

SA COVID-19 Information Line
Ph. 1800 253 787
Mon-Fri, 9am to 5 pm
COVID19 Information Line Here
State-wide

Ongoing

Women’s Information Service ShopfrontDue to COVID-19 precautions we are unable to offer tea/coffee or the daily newspaper, but we have a cold tap for water, 3 computers for free online access and, as always, we can provide information and referrals.Women’s Information Service
Ph. 8303 0590
www.wis.sa.gov.au
AdelaideOngoing
WIS ChatYou can now talk to WIS via Live Chat on our webpage. Visit us at Women's Information Service and click on the: “Hi there, how can I help you” pop-up.Women’s Information Service
Ph. 8303 0590
Women's Information Service Website
AdelaideOngoing
Family Court SupportConfidential support for women attending the Family and Federal Circuit Court in Adelaide. We also provide support in our office if you have an online hearing, mediation, or family conference.Women’s Information Service
Ph. 8303 0590
AdelaideOngoing – subject to volunteer availability
Tax Help at the Women's Information ServiceFree Tax Help appointments available on Thursday mornings at the WIS City Shopfront until October 31.Australian Tax Office and the
Women’s Information Service
To check if you’re eligible and to book an appointment Ph. 8303 0590
AdelaideOngoing to October 31
Ombudsman SA Outreach at WISTalk to the Ombudsman SA if you believe you have been treated unfairly or unreasonably by a state government department or local government agency.

Ombudsman SA at WIS.
Drop-in 10am – 12 noon.
Ph. 8303 0590
Call-back service available.

AdelaideSeptember 28
Volunteer at the new WIS Haven
in Port Pirie
Applications are open to become a WIS Outreach volunteer.Women’s Information Service
Ph. 8303 0590
E: wis@sa.gov.au
Women's Information Service Volunteering  programs here

Online

Volunteer Training
October

Chat Time at WIS Haven Murray BridgeCome say hello to our friendly Women’s Information Service volunteers for a cuppa and Chat Time @ the Haven, every Monday & Thursday 10am-11am.WIS The Haven Murray Bridge and Murray Bridge Community Centre
Ph. 8531 1799 or Ph. 0402 889 542
Murray BridgeOngoing
Young Mum's Group
at WIS The Haven
Mount Barker
Social group for young and expectant mums aged up to 22 years. Meet other mums, in a relaxed, supportive and child friendly environment. Coffee & food provided. No need to book.Women’s Information Service and
Mount Barker Community Centre
Ph. 8391 2747 
Email: enquiries@mtbcc.org.au
Mount BarkerWednesdays

Parents & Bubs Coffee Morning at WIS The Haven
Mount Barker

Social group for parents that would like to meet other parents in a relaxed, supportive and child friendly environment.Women’s Information Service and Mount Barker Community Centre
Ph. 8391 2747
E: enquiries@mtbcc.org.au
Mount BarkerThursdays
Women’s GroupA group focusing on wellbeing, empowerment, art and craft and of course food! Free creche availableHackham Community Centre
Ph. 8186 6944
Bookings essential.
HackhamTuesdays

Fiction Addiction
Book Club

Fiction Addiction Book Club. First Thursday of the monthWIS The Haven Mount Barker
Ph. 0439 002 785
Mount BarkerOngoing
Women’s Yarnin’ CircleWomen’s group for Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander families; arts & crafts, excursions, healing, lunch & yarns over cuppa. Please book.Neporendi Aboriginal Forum Inc./
Vine Street Centre
Ph. 8322 1120 or
Ph. 0466 945 073
Old Reynella

Wednesdays
fortnightly

Strengthening the Inner Woman16-wk study comparing effectiveness of facilitated group support and Transcendental Meditation techniques to improve stress levels & quality of life for women who have experienced family & domestic violenceTranscendental Meditation for Women Adelaide and UniSA
For more information contact Heather on Ph. 0416 108 476
E: hlorenzon@tm.org.au
South PlymptonStarts mid-October
Dealing with Depression Workshop.4-week group program. Learn about depression and how to manage it with selfcare and coping strategies.Links to Wellbeing
Alicia or Irene on Ph: 8326 3591
Aberfoyle ParkStarts October 11
Dealing with Depression Workshop.4-week group program. Learn about depression and how to manage it with selfcare and coping strategies.Links to Wellbeing
Ph. Sarah on 8384 1065
Bookings essential.
Hackham WestStarts September 16
Cyber Safety Workshop for Parents & CarersProvides practical strategies to help guide your children and young people as they navigate the online space.Parenting SA Safer Family Services &
Ardtornish Children’s Centre
Book via Eventbrite here
St AgnesSeptember 14
Grandparents for Grandchildren SAThe GFGSA Village Service is an opportunity for grandparent/kinship carers in the area to meet in a safe space, discuss issues and access information.Grandparents for Grandchildren SA
Ph. Ph. 8212 1937 or
E: contactus@gfgsa.com.au

Para Hills
Christies Beach /Taikurrendi


Goolwa/Fleurieu

Adelaide

Woodcroft/Morphett Vale

September 15

September 16


September 20

September 22

September 23

SPACE
Supporting Parents & Children’s Emotions

Supporting young pregnant or parenting people under 25 years who are experiencing or perpetrating domestic and family violenceMetropolitan Youth Health
Katie & Lani Ph.8243 5637
AdelaideOngoing
Post-Separation Parenting CourseA workshop for separated parents. Understand and manage the changes in your family. Bookings essential

Centacare
Ph. 8412 9500 Email:registrations@centacare.org.au

Elizabeth Park October 5
Post-Separation Parenting CourseA workshop for separated parents. Understand and manage the changes in your family. Bookings essential.Centacare
Ph. 8215 6700  
Email: registrations@centacare.org.au
AdelaideSeptember 22
Post-Separation Parenting CourseA workshop for separated parents. Understand and manage the changes in your family. Bookings essential. Cost $5Centacare
Ph. 8215 6320 or Email:murraybridge@centacare.org.au
Murray BridgeOctober 18
Building Coping SkillsWorkshop that helps you as parents and carers to support your child or young person’s resilience.Parenting SA
Ph: 8381 8005 or Bel Ph: 0438 862 295
Woodcroft Heights

September 17

September 24

Showing up for your kids4-week workshop for parents who have had their children placed on a guardianship order in the last 6 months or are at risk of such an order.The Reily Foundation
Nadia Ph. 0434 197 581
Address supplied on registrationStarts October 13
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