Each year Women’s Legal Service Victoria empowers nearly 3000 disadvantaged women and their children to enhance their safety and build their independence. Our education services benefit a much wider population.
Through education, representation and advocating for fair and just laws, WLSV is able to change women’s lives.
Whilst our core funding comes from government, the generosity of donors, sponsors, volunteers and supporters ensures that this vital work continues.
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Cutting funding to family violence services costs lives and money
15 February 2017
Women’s Legal Service Victoria (WLSV) is in Canberra this week lobbying MPs and Senators from across the aisles to reverse upcoming funding cuts to the service. Media release can be read here
Rosie Batty distressed by funding cut to WLSV
9 February 2017
Victoria’s only specialist women’s family violence legal service has been devastated by a funding cut despite soaring family violence figures in the state.
Media release can be read here
21 December 2016
Women’s Legal Service Victoria is devastated to learn that we face $200K funding cut from the federal government in July 2017.
Media release can be read here.