Established in 1991, the Rockhampton Women’s Health Centre is managed by a group of women from the local community.
The Centre offers:
Counselling (face to face and telephone for rural women)
Information on Health issues and services
Workshops, groups and information sessions
A Resource Centre
The Centre works from a strength based perspective, which recognises, acknowledges and values differences and diversity and aims to empower women and their families through the development of their strengths. Empowerment is a process which increases a woman’s control over her life.
Steps to becoming a member:
Read the principles and philosophies of WHIRS outlined under the additional information tab on this page.
If you are in agreement with the principles and philosophies of WHIRS, please pay the membership fee
Your application will be finalised at the next management group meeting.
In accordance with the rules of this service, the Women’s Health Information and & Referral Service has the right to reject any application.