Indigenous Women's Program (Women's Legal Services)

About the Indigenous Women’s Legal Program The aim of the Indigenous Women’s Legal Program is to provide services that best meet the needs of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women. The program was developed in 1995, in consultation with Aboriginal women. The Indigenous Women’s Legal Program is staffed by Aboriginal women and offers free services including: Free legal advice via the Indigenous Women’s Legal Contact Line Assistance in finding a lawyer Training and community workshops across NSW Resources and information about the law Face-to-face advice from solicitors through IWLP Outreach Clinics WLS NSW receives valuable feedback from the Aboriginal Women’s Consultation Group, to ensure that all services are delivered in a respectful and culturally appropriate manner. Telephone Advice Lines: Women's Legal Contact Line 02 8745 6988 or 1800 801 501 Mondays: 9:30am–12:30pm Tuesdays: 1:30pm–4:30pm Thursdays: 9:30am–12:30pm The Women's Legal Contact Line provides free confidential legal information and referrals for women in NSW with a focus on family law, domestic violence, sexual assault and discrimination. Read more Domestic Violence Legal Advice Line 02 8745 6999 or 1800 810 784 Mondays: 1:30pm–4:30pm Tuesdays: 9:30am–12:30pm Thursdays: 1:30pm–4:30pm Fridays: 9:30am–12:30pm The Domestic Violence Legal Advice Line provides free confidential legal information, advice and referrals for women in NSW with a focus on domestic violence and Apprehended Domestic Violence Orders. Read more Indigenous Women's Legal Contact Line 02 8745 6977 or 1800 639 784 Mondays: 10am–12:30pm Tuesdays: 10am–12:30pm Thursdays: 10am–12:30pm The Indigenous Women's Legal Contact Line provides free confidential legal information, advice and referrals for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women in NSW with a focus on domestic violence, sexual assault, parenting issues, family law, discrimination and victim's compensation. Read more For general legal advice, please call LawAccess on 1300 888 529, Monday to Friday, 9am–5pm.

Phone: 1800 639 784