Have you recently been sexually assaulted?


How WestCASA can help

Counselling to help you deal with your feelings about what has happened and any concerns or problems you may have because of the assault.

Information about common difficulties people experience after an assault and how to manage these.

Information about your legal options.

Assistance with the legal process such as liaising with police, preparing to be a witness and organising support for you in court.

Referrals to doctors who are sensitive to the needs of someone who has been sexually assaulted.

Counsellors who will listen, believe and support you.

Brilliant new video - Kiah’s story...

Aboriginal Family Violence Prevention and Legal Service (FVPLS) Victoria is proud to launch a Victorian State Government funded video which talks to Koori youth about healthy relationships.

The animated video points out that unhealthy behaviours can happen in any relationship. The important thing is to draw on the strength of your support network.

> FVPLS Facebook Page

Events Calendar

Trauma Sensitive Yoga – Term 3

8 weeks: 24 July – 11 September
Yarraville Yoga Centre offers a women only yoga course for survivors of trauma. The emphasis in a trauma sensitive yoga class is to create a safe, predictable and non-judgmental space in which survivors can look into, explore and befriend their bodies again.

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6th Indigenous Women’s Leadership Summit – 2017

Pre-Summit Workshop: 21 August
Summit: 22 & 23 August
Post-Summit Workshop: 24 August
Venue: Primus Hotel, Sydney
WestCASA is committed to the safety of all children in the community. We recognise our specific legal and duty of care obligations to mitigate the risk of harm to young people aged 12 to 18 years who use our service directly and younger children as siblings and family members of adult service users. WestCASA has systems, policies and processes that ensure we are a child safe organisation.