Our key areas of work are children’s services, community development, housing, youth engagement, education and training and advocacy.
We support our community through our housing, social inclusion, community development and youth services.
We provide quality early childhood and school age care services that focus on positive outcomes for children and families.
We deliver education and training for individuals, government agencies, private businesses and community organisations.
Stories from our community and our latest news.
9 September 19
Our calendar of upcoming events and activities.
6:15pm to 8:15pm
20 September 2019
Award winning author, Maxine Beneba Clarke, will be in conversation with feminist author and editor, Zoya Patel, about her leadership journey as an Australian born black writer of Afro-Caribbean descent, creating space for other African diaspora voices, and empowering those who've been historically sidelined in Australian literature to tell their stories.
6pm to 8:30pm
16 October 2019
This year we celebrate 90 years of providing essential, quality services for women, girls and families in the ACT and surrounding regions.
5:30pm to 8:30pm
5 November 2019
Arriving at a destination can be tricky without a plan, especially if you don’t know where you are going. If you don't know where you would like to be in five years’ time, how can you possibly take the steps to make it happen?
Our members are at the heart of everything we do. Through our members we create a community of people who share our passion for equality and social justice. By combining these common values with the talents and goodwill of our members, the possibilities are endless! Sign up to become a member.
We believe that everyone has the right to contribute to, and share equally in, the benefits of the Canberra community’s social, cultural and economic development. Help us make that a reality, donate today.