Women's Resource Centre
AIMS AND OBJECTIVES
Women's Resource Centre Bega NSW is a comunity service for disadvantaged women funded through NSW
Government Family And Community Services - Community Builders program. Strong communities are more resilient, and are better able to respond to challenges.
The Community Builders program provides services to strengthen communities and build their capacity.
Community neighbourhood centres where people can meet and access resources
Services targeting particular groups such as women and cultural groups
Centres that are responsive to make communities stronger is an effective way of reducing inequality, poverty and disadvantage
Disadvantaged groups may include people on low incomes, people who are isolated due to where they live, people who have little or no access to community resources meaning they are not able to participate in community life and activities.
The WRC objectives are:
To provide resources, including information and referral, to enable women to make informed choices.
To offer advocacy support and resources for women with specific issues and needs.
Provide a safe and friendly space to relax and network with other women. WRC is place where women can simply walk in knowing that they will be free to express their concerns or worries to workers who will respect their dignity and confidentiality.
To network with groups in the community, agencies and organisations to identify and resolve issues of concern to women in the community, with a focus on prevention and early intervention.
Provide workshops, forums and community development workshops for women
Women's Resource Centre (WRC)
Kylie, Sam, Judy & Sarah
Far South Coast Women's Domestic Violence Court Advocacy Service (FSCWDVCAS)