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On Saturday, 29 June 2019 get together with your friends to host a meal and support our work with vulnerable women We are excited to invite our friends and supporters to take part in LACW’s annual Justice Dinners. These are our major fundraising event where we ask you to get together with your friends to […]Continue reading

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These earlier news articles track the slow and steady rise in rates of imprisonment for women, as well as illustrating many of the circumstances that drive the criminalisation of women: ‘Pressure on womens jails’, The Age, 20 March 2011 ‘The women inside’, The Age, 22 June 2010

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See a summary of research and developments around women and prisons in Victoria between 1970 and 2010, via the Australian Prisons Project, UNSW. ‘Addressing women’s victimisation histories in custodial settings’, Australian Institute of Family Studies, December 2012. ‘Responding to the children of women in prison: Making the invisible visible’, Australian Institute of Family Studies, 2011. […]Continue reading

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