A handy guide to services, organisations and information providers in NSW, across Australia and around the world. (Please click on name to access link.) Please note, all links will open in an external page. If you have any suggestions for additional links, please let us know! Please report any broken or inappropriate links to WAAC:
New South Wales
Fair Agenda is an independent organisation made up of Australians from all backgrounds and walks of life, who use collective people power to win change on a number of different issues that affect women.
Family Planning NSW has been providing reproductive and sexual health services in New South Wales for over 80 years. Family Planning NSW is an independent, not-for-profit organisation responsible to a voluntary board of directors.
The Health Care Complaints Commission acts to protect public health and safety by dealing with complaints about health service providers in NSW. The Commission is an independent body that was established under the Health Care Complaints Act 1993.
Women's Health NSW is an association of statewide women's health centres and specialist women's centres. All centres are non-government, community based feminist services that provide choices for women to determine their individual health needs.
Women's Legal Services NSW is a community legal centre providing women with a range of free community legal services, including legal advice and information, education, traioning and resources across metropolitan and regional areas of NSW.
Other States (Australia)
A Queensland based all options pregnancy counselling and information service. Children By Choice also undertakes reproductive rights campaigning and offers good herstorical information for researchers and students.
Radical Women is a socialist feminist, grassroots activist organization providing a radical voice within the feminist movement and a feminist voice within the Left. Radical Women train women to be leaders in the movements for social and economic justice.
The Australasian Chapter of Sexual Health Medicine (AChSHM) is a Chapter of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP) Adult Internal Medicine Division that connects and represents Sexual Health Medicine Fellows and trainees in Australia and New Zealand.
The national, not-for-profit peak professional body for nurses working in the area of sexual and reproductive health and HIV. ASHHNA aims to support and promote high quality programs, services and resources which can benefit ASHHNA, its members and other nurses working in this specialty area.
The Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet has, for over 20 years, provided support to those working in the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health sector, by making research and other knowledge readily accessible.This contributes to closing the gap in health between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and other Australians.
The Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health and Society is a centre for social research into sexuality, health and the social dimensions of human relationships. It works to produce research that advances knowledge and promotes positive change in policy, practice and people's lives.
Family Planning Alliance Australia is the national peak body in reproductive and sexual health. It promotes advances in public health through policy insight and advocacy and represents leading health and education agencies across Australia.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health professionals play a vital role in addressing the health and wellbeing of Australia’s First Peoples. In order to close the gap in health outcomes, IAHA encourages more Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to consider, pursue and succeed in allied health careers.
A non-party political, independent feminist organisation working to advance and promote the interests of Australian women, record and make accessible their histories, and ensure their achievements are handed on to future generations.
RANZCOG trains and accredits doctors throughout Australia and New Zealand in the specialties of obstetrics and gynaecology. The College also supports research into women’s health and advocates for women’s healthcare locally and internationally.
To promote, protect and advance women’s sexual and reproductive rights and health in Asia by reducing unsafe abortion and its complications and where it is legal, by promoting access to comprehensive safe abortion services.
bpas is Britain's largest single abortion provider caring for over 65,000 women each year. It also provides pregnancy testing, counselling, STI screening, contraception, and vasectomy through our 36 consultation centres and 19 clinics located throughout the UK.
Planned Parenthood delivers vital reproductive health care, sex education, and information to millions of women, men, and young people worldwide, based on respect for each individual’s right to make informed, independent decisions about health, sex, and family planning.
WGNRR is a southern-based global network that builds and strengthens movements for sexual and reproductive health, rights (SRHR) and justice. WGNRR's work is grounded in the realities of those who most lack economic, social and political power.