The Joint Select Committee on coercive control has tabled its report on coercive control in domestic relationships.
More women and children experiencing domestic and sexual violence will be supported by a $60 million funding boost to frontline services over two years from the NSW Government. The Government will also commit an extra $32.5 million over four years to expand the Staying Home Leaving Violence (SHLV) program across the State to assist victim survivors.
Women’s Community Shelters (WCS) is delighted to announce that Founder Member of the Great Lakes Women’s Shelter (GLWS), Felicity Carter, was recognised on Monday 14th June 2021 as part of the Queen’s Birthday Honours list.
Women’s Community Shelters (WCS) is delighted to announce that Director of Education and Special Projects, Dannielle Miller, has received a Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) for services to women and youth.
The $30,000 grant from SC Johnson will be used to provide vital additional Case Worker Hours to support increasing demand on the WCS shelter network.