about us

Our services are delivered by a team of highly skilled professionals who together create a warm and inviting environment for women to access trauma informed, quality care and support.


Lismore Women’s Health & Resource Centre (LWHRC) is a safe place run for women by women. It has provided confidential, friendly health and well-being assistance for women in Lismore and surrounding areas for more than 25 years. Our services include: drop in support; intake, information and referral; in-house and outreach health promotion; a women’s health nurse clinic; generalist and sexual assault and domestic violence counselling; and well-being groups.

Our Centre is auspiced by Northern Rivers Women & Children’s Services Incorporated (NORWACS) – a community-based charity committed to the achievement of a society in which all relationships are free from abuse and the feminist principles of self-determination, empowerment and freedom of choice for all women and children. All NORWACS services are Australian Service Excellence Standards accredited.

We thank

We gratefully acknowledge the contribution to the Centre’s work by all our stakeholders, in particular the wisdom and trust of our clients, the expertise and goodwill of our colleagues and partners, and the funding support provided by the NSW Government Health Department.