Social Issues Focus
Commencing in 2012, Branches support the Social Issue recommended by the Social Issues Committee through getting speakers; involvement in community; and advocacy.
2018 Elder Abuse
2017 Homelessness and Affordable Housing
2016 Taking Action on Mens Mental Health especially Carers
2015 Raising Awareness of Mental Health and Suicide Prevention in our Community
2014 Suicide - Raising Awareness in our Community
2013 Family Violence - Taking Action
2012 Family Violence
Preventing Domestic Violence
CWA Ladies in the Dandenong Ranges were some of the people involved in a community based alliance aiming to stop domestic violence in the area. One of the CWA of Victoria’s Vice Presidents who lives in the area spoke on the video.
Should you or someone you know need someone to talk to, the following organisations offer help:
Lifeline 13 11 14
Kids Helpline 1800 55 1800
Beyond Blue 1300 224 636
If life is in danger, call 000