Katherine Women's Information and Legal Service (KWILS) is a community legal centre providing women with a range of free community legal services including legal advice and information,
education, training and resources across the Katherine region covering an area in excess of 300,000 square kilometers.
Community Legal Education
Through Community Legal Education KWILS helps to inform women about the legal system and their legal rights. KWILS also aims to educate the community and legal profession in the resolution of legal issues affecting women. Community Legal Education sessions are conducted in Katherine and in remote Indigenous Communities. Audiences include women's groups and service providers. Session topics range from domestic violence and family law to wills and estates, victim's compensation, child protection and mandatory reporting legislation.