Multicultural Wo-mentoring Projct
Safe Multicultural Space “SMS”
Established in July 2010, the Multicultural Women’s group was formed when migrant women identified they needed additional support after leaving refuge.
Core principal of the group is to provide an opportunity to the women to come together and connect with each other, with the domestic violence support services and the services and resources in the community.
Macleod CALD Worker and a worker from Multicultural Families Organisation, SARA programme Co-facilitate the group.
Weekly women’s group meetings providing women with:
- Domestic violence education
- Further developing women’s capacity to live independently through learning new life skills
- Connecting women to the community resources
- Building networks