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Office for Women

WIS What's On

The WIS What's On provides details of services and activities for women of SA as at Monday 21 SEP 2020

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

If you would like the WIS What’s On emailed to you, or have your event/program included, please email your name/contact details to wis@sa.gov.au

Download the PDF: WIS What's On 21 SEP 2020 (PDF 214.8 KB)

ProgramDescriptionProviderLocationDate
Women are Strong... Women do Survive8-week support group for women exploring the effects of abusive relationshipsPresented by multi-agencies as part of Onkaparinga Collaborative Approach
Ph. 8215 6310
Christies Beach area, location supplied on registrationStarts Jul 28
The Shark Cage Group9-week assertive and self-confidence building course for women who have experienced abusive or controlling relationshipsAnglicareSA
Ph. 8186 8900
To be advisedTo be advised
Zahra Foundation Financial Counsellor

Providing financial support and assistance to women who have experienced domestic violence.

Face-to-face or phone appointments available.

Zahra Foundation

please book

Ph. 8352 1889

or admin@zahrafoundation.org.au

Location supplied upon requestby appointment 
Zahra Foundation – Pathways to EmpowermentA 9 week group course for women who have experienced domestic violence with practical advice on achieving goals in life.

Zahra Foundation

Ph. 8352 1889

or admin@zahrafoundation.org.au,

registration essential

Central location, advised on registrationTuesdays, starts early October
Family Court SupportAvailable to women attending Family/Federal Circuit Court at 3 Angus St. Adelaide

Women’s Information Service

Ph. 8303 0590

AdelaideOngoing – subject to volunteer availability
INDIGO Marion OutreachLegal Services for women experiencing or have experienced DV

Darlington Children’s Centre

Ph. 8384 2427

Seacombe GardensSept 25
INDIGO Victor Harbour OutreachLegal Services for women experiencing or have experienced DV

Coomunga House

Ph. 8384 2427

Victor HarborOct 6

SA.GOV.AU:COVID-19

Call centres and information lines

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

https://www.covid-19.sa.gov.au/health-advice/call-centres-and-information-lines

SA COVID-19 Information Line

Ph. 1800 253 787

Mon-Fri, 9am to 5 pm

State-wide

Ongoing

Women’s Yarning CircleFortnightly women’s group for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families

Neporendi

Ph. 8322 1120

or 0466 945 073

Reynella

Wednesdays

fortnightly

Sep 23

TafeSA courses for Women

Applications are now open for the following courses in Women's Education: Cert.II Vocational Preparation for Women; Cert.III in Women's Advocacy; Cert. IV Women's Advocacy

TafeSA
Ph. Tamara, 7210 3576

womenseducation@tafesa.edu.au

https://www.tafesa.edu.au/courses/education-languages/womens-education

Adelaide CBD
Elizabeth
Noarlunga/external
applications open now
Digital Technology for Work and StudyFree 8-week program, an introduction to computer skills, word processing, data entry and more. Creche available, please book.

Morella Community Centre

Ph. 8406 8484

ace@morella.org.au

Parafield GardensStarts Oct 12
Writing Skills for Work or Study10-week course focusing on development/confidence to apply written English skills. Creche available, please book.

Morella Community Centre

Ph. 8406 8484

ace@morella.org.au

Parafield GardensStarts Oct 12
Children’s Services IndustryFree, 10-wk course to improve communications skills for work or study. Creche available, please book. Information session Sept. 25 & 30.

Morella Community Centre

Ph. 8406 8484

ace@morella.org.au

Parafield GardensStarts Oct 16
Communication SkillsFree, 10-wk course to improve communications skills for work or study. Creche available, please book. Information session Sept. 25 & 30

Morella Community Centre

Ph. 8406 8484

ace@morella.org.au

Parafield GardensStarts Oct 16
Introduction to Formal LearningFree 10-wk course to introduce participants to the formal study environment. Information session Sept. 25 & 30. Creche available, please book.

Morella Community Centre

Ph. 8406 8484

ace@morella.org.au

Parafield GardensStarts Oct 16
Adult Community EducationSkills for work Level 1, Digital skills for work Level 1, Computing for work and business Level 2 and Preparing for work Level 2

City of Marion

Ph. 7420 6400

GlandoreStarts Oct 6
Adult Community EducationEnglish for work Level 1 and 2

City of Marion

Ph. 7420 6400

Mitchell ParkStarts Sep 15
Big Dish UpLearn budget cooking in bulk.

Marion Life

Ph. 8277 0304

Registration essential

Mitchell ParkStarts Sep 15
Tax Help for women at WISFree and confidential service to help people who have simple tax affairs and are on low incomes ($60,000 or less), complete their tax returns using myTax.

Women’s Information Service

Ph. 8303 0590

AdelaideUntil the end of October
Watto Purrunna Eye ClinicOptometrist appointments

Maringga Turtpandi

Ph. 7425 8900

Muna Paiendi

Ph. 8182 9206

Hiilcrest

Elizabeth Vale

12 Oct

2 Nov

Onkaparinga Dementia Friendly AllianceSocial and support group at Café for carers and friends

Elizabeth House Christies Downs

Ph. 0403 813 294

or 0421 183341

Christies DownsSecond and Fourth Tuesdays
Bringing up Great KidsA 6-week attachment program for caregivers with babies under 10 months

Communities for Children

Ph. 8250 6600

SalisburyStarts Oct 20
Who’s in ChargeFree 8-week course for parents struggling with complex adolescent behaviours

Lutheran Community Care

Ph. 8326 4688

Old ReynellaStarts Oct 20
KidstuffGain information for your health and wellbeing. For under 25’s who are pregnant or parenting

Metropolitan Youth Health

Ph. Anna 8326 6053

Christies BeachStarts Oct 15
Infant MassageAn attachment program for caregivers with babies under 10 months

Relationships Australia SA, Community projects team

Ph. 8250 6600

SalisburyStarts Oct 13
MYSA Mum’s & BubsWeekly multicultural playgroup for mum’s with children under y.o. to promote social interaction, play and learning.

Multicultural Youth SA

Ph. Kate, 8212 0085

kate@mysa.com.au

ProspectFridays
Inside Their HeadsFree workshop for parents & carers: learn about what’s happening for today’s teens, setting boundaries, communication. For families experiencing separation.

Centacare

Ph. 8215 6700

Or registrations@centacare.org.au

Adelaide CBDSep 29
Post-Separation Parenting Course

A workshop for separated parents wanting to understand and manage the changes in their family

This course is for families experiencing separation. Various dates – please book

Centacare

Ph. 8215 6700

Or registrations@centacare.org.au

Adelaide CBD

Oct 1

Grandparents for GrandchildrenInformation and support group for carers/kinship carers raising children

Taikurrendi Children and Family Centre.

Ph. 8212 1937

or colleen@gfgsa.com.au

Christies Beach

Oct 15

OmbudsmanSA

Do you believe you have been treated unfairly or unreasonably by a state government department or local government agency?

Do you work with women who would benefit from knowing about the services provided by Ombudsman SA?

WIS can put you in touch with the outreach worker.

Women’s Information Service,

Ph. 8303 0590

Alternatively, call OmbudsmanSA

Ph. 8226 8699

Toll free: 1800 182 150 (outside metro SA only)

https://www.ombudsman.sa.gov.au/complaints/make-a-complaint/

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