Women’s Health and Wellbeing Barwon South West Inc. (WHWBSW) is an independent not-for-profit women’s health promotion organisation that works in partnership with regional communities to bring a coordinated approach to strengthening and supporting initiatives that prevent illness and promote independence, health and wellbeing for local women.
We work with stakeholders to build the capacity of programs, services and health literacy, as well as undertake advocacy work with local and state government to influence policy — related to the key areas of:
- Prevention of Violence Against Women
- Improving Sexual and Reproductive Health outcomes
- Strengthening Women’s Voices, and
- Improving women’s Mental Health and Wellbeing.
We cover nine Local Government Areas, from the South Australian coast in the west, to the Surf Coast in the east, the Southern Grampians in the north and Colac Otway in the south.