About Us

Hunter Women’s Centre is a non-government, not for profit, community based organisation which provides services to improve the health and wellbeing of the women of the Hunter. 

The Centre is run by women for women, has been operating for over 40 years and prioritises services to women who are marginalised, experiencing disadvantage or having difficulty in accessing services elsewhere. Staff at the Hunter Women's Centre are experienced and qualified and work from a holistic perspective which considers all aspects of a woman's health and wellbeing.


Hunter Women’s Centre is funded by Hunter New England Local Health District. The Centre is a member of Women’s Health NSW, the peak body for non-government women’s health services.


Hunter Women's Centre is governed by the Hunter Region Working Women's Group Board of Management. If you would like to contact our Board their email contact is board@hwc.org.au

Watch this space we will soon update you on who the current members are!!

Services available include information and referral, counselling, therapeutic and support groups, workshops, advocacy, outreach and community education. Also available at the Centre are a number of complimentary health therapies and activities. For the Service Brochures please click  the links below.

HWC General Services Brochure

Client Service Charter

To view Hunter Women's Centre Risk Management Plan click on the link below

Risk Management Plan 2017

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Hunter Women's Centre is Accredited at Certificate Level of the Australian Service Excellence Standards


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