The Australian Reproductive Health Alliance (ARHA) is a small but influential advocacy group established in 1995 with a mission to promote public support for enhanced sexual and reproductive health in Australia and internationally, and to promote the advancement of the status of women and girls. My work with ARHA involved several projects between 2004 and […]
Toora Women Inc is a non-profit, feminist organisation, committed to the empowerment of women through the provision of a range of supported accommodation, and alcohol and other drug support services in the ACT. Karen worked with Toora Women Inc on a number of occasions between 2005 and 2008 providing advice around staffing structures and budgeting, […]
The Jean Hailes Foundation for Women’s Health is a not-for-profit organisation providing important services for women from adolescence to mid-life and beyond. Established in Victoria in 1992, it is now regarded throughout Australia as a leader in women’s healthcare. Karen has provided advice and assistance to the Jean Hailes Foundation over a number of years
SFWA is a pro-active early intervention service for families with adolescents who are experiencing family conflict or difficulties. SFWA assists individual adolescents and their families through intensive case management, family mediation, respite, counselling, therapeutic interventions and parent support. In late 2006 Karen developed a policy and procedures manual for the SFWA
The Housing Support Unit in the YWCA-Canberra runs programs that provide short to medium term supported accommodation and outreach support to families who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. In 2006, Karen reviewed and revised the policy and procedures manual for the Housing Support Unit.