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Women

Find targeted government information for women over a range of issues such as gender equality, women on boards, women's health, and relationships.

AppointWomen

A register that gives women an opportunity to be considered for appointment to a variety of Australian Government boards and other decision making bodies. It is managed by the Australian Government Office for Women.

Department of Social Services

Australian Government Boards

Provides information on Australian Government board membership, vacancies and the Australian Government’s policies to promote board diversity. Gives guidance for those interested in being a member of an Australian Government board and allows applicants to express an interest in advertised board vacancies.

Department of Finance

BoardLinks

Improves women's opportunities to gain their first board appointment. The BoardLinks network forms connections between the Australian Government and women seeking board positions.

Department of Finance

Family Relationships

Family Relationships online provides all families (whether together or separated) with information and advice about family relationship issues.
Tabs: Family Relationship Centres – a source of information and confidential assistance. | Family Relationship Advice Line1800 050 321 – national telephone service assisting families affected by relationship or separation issues.

Department of Social Services

Office for Women

Advises and supports the delivery of policies that will provide positive benefits for women and all Australians. Consults across government and with a wide range of stakeholders – business, academic and civil society organisations – to address priorities and deliver better outcomes for women.

Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet

Pelvic Floor First

iPhone, iPad, iPod touch and Android - Workouts allows people of all fitness levels and pelvic floor function to undertake pelvic floor safe exercises that protect their pelvic floor muscles.

Continence Foundation of Australia

Reducing violence

Programs and services to help reduce violence against women and their children.

Department of Social Services

Rural Women's Award

This pre-eminent Award is for emerging women leaders who drive innovation, productivity and sustainability within primary industries. These women help build up rural communities.

Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation

Separated parents

Provides information and links to child support, support services for families and other resources to help families going through separation.

Department of Human Services

Women in Global Business

A joint Australian, state and territory governments initiative through Austrade which connects women across Australia who are interested or involved in international trade and investment.

Australian Trade Commission

Women's health

Links to information on women's health issues such as menopause, osteoporosis, pregnancy, sexual health, breastfeeding and breast diseases, and gynaecological problems. Healthdirect provides links to some of Australia's most authoritative health organisations and their websites.

healthdirect Australia

Workplace Gender Equality Agency

Promotes and improves gender equality in Australian workplaces. Works collaboratively with employers providing advice, practical tools and education to help them improve their gender performance.

Workplace Gender Equality Agency

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