NORTH SHORE WOMEN'S CENTRE SOCIETY

Registered Name: NORTH SHORE WOMEN'S CENTRE SOCIETY

Business Number: 107784613RR0001

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Operating since 1973, the mission of the North Shore Women's Centre is to improve the social, economic and political status of women, and to encourage and support self-empowerment by acting as a resource and a catalyst for change, from a feminist perspective.

We believe that women have the right to:

  • Self determination
  • Equal access to society's resources
  • Safety and security
  • Fairness in the administration of justice
  • Freedom from all forms of discrimination
 
Goals:
  • To provide women with access to resources (information,   referral, advocacy); to assist them with life choices
  • To actively address violence against women at all levels of the  community
  • To challenge sexism and all other forms of discrimination against women at all levels within the community
  • To work towards the elimination of the feminization of poverty
  • To operate from Feminist framework, as defined by the NSWC, is a person whose actions support and embody the values of growth, personal choice, wholeness, co-operation and equality of women