Please note COVID-19 vaccination in accordance with current Public Health Directions and CWSW Vaccination Policy is required. The CWSW Vaccination Policy is available on request.
The Centre for Women’s Safety and Wellbeing (CWSW) is the peak representative body for specialist women’s domestic and family violence, and community-based sexual assault and women’s health services in Western Australia. Our purpose is to amplify the collective voice to ensure women have the right to equal access, and outcomes for safety, health and wellbeing.
Our Board is comprised of representatives from the domestic and family violence, women’s health and sexual violence sectors.
With the initial two-year elected term ending for some of our current Board members, we have 3 elected board member vacancies. There is also the opportunity for additional co-opted board members. More information about elected and co-opted board members can be found in the CWSW constitution.
We are especially interested in hearing from women who:
A nomination policy and form for Elected Board Member nominations can be found below. Please note nominees are required to be a Full Member entitled to vote at the Annual General Meeting.
Nominations close on 19 October 2022.
For more information, or to express interest in a co-opted position, please contact Donna Chung, CWSW Chair, at email@example.com
If you are seeking a student placement, work experience, internship or volunteer opportunity it is important to be aware that CWSW is not a direct service provider for domestic, family and sexual violence and women’s health services. Our role as a peak body focuses on sector support and development, and systemic advocacy.
A student or volunteer opportunity with us depends on a variety of factors including your area of interest or study, and our capacity to support and facilitate an opportunity, which can vary throughout the year.
If you are interested and have a request for a student or volunteer opportunity, please email firstname.lastname@example.org and we will endeavor to get back to you as soon as possible.
The Centre for Women’s Safety and Wellbeing (CWSW) is an independent, representative peak body for women’s specialist domestic and family violence, community-based women’s health and sexual assault services in Western Australia. We are the leading voice for women and children affected by gender-based violence in Western Australia.
CWSW is a small, inclusive organisation with a passionate, friendly team. We offer flexible and accessible working arrangements and aim to be responsive to the needs of employees. This includes people with disability; Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people; culturally, religiously and linguistically diverse people; young people; older people; women; and gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and gender diverse, intersex and queer people.
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