Soroptimist International South Australia


A GLOBAL VOICE FOR WOMEN

SOROPTIMIST INTERNATIONAL CLUBS OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA

ADELAIDE INC
NARACOORTE INC
BAROSSA VALLEY INC
NORTHERN HIGHLANDS INC
EASTERN DIST OF ADELAIDE INC
PORT PIRIE INC
MOUNT GAMBIER INC
SOUTHERN DIST OF ADELAIDE INC
MURRAY BRIDGE INC
TORRENS INC

 


 

 


Soroptimist International supporting the campaign to Stop Violence against women

Soroptimist International of South Australia advocate for ZERO TOLERANCE TO GENDER VIOLENCE. Soroptimist International "Walk The Talk" Campaign to SAY NO TO VIOLENCE runs from 25 November to 10 December each year.


The rosie batty road show hosted by soroptimist international australia: At The adelaide Town Hall Nov 7th 2016

The Rosie Batty Roadshow is presented by Soroptimist International Australia. Key Note speaker Rosie Batty. Advocating for a practical approach to family law reform, while also supporting women who experience domestic and family violence. Also speaking will be Meredith Dixon, a Family Law Barrister who has recently written a review on the legal implications of the Women's Legal Service 5 Step Plan for the Law Review. Join us in Adelaide for the Rosie Batty Roadshow November 7th 2016. click here for more details. Click to book your ticket. Group bookings are also available on online booking. Read the news article written in the Women's Agenda "Why Australia needs a Rosie Batty Roadshow".


Adelaide white ribbon breakfast Nov 25th 2016

Soroptimist International South Australia are strong supporters of The White Ribbon Campaign. The WRC works to prevent men's violence against women.  It seeks to promote wide-scale awareness about the positive role men can play in its effective prevention, to foster leadership, particularly by men and boys, and to bring about social change. Guest Speaker at this years breakfast will be The Honourable Marcia Neave AO, Chair of the recent Victorian Royal Commission into Family Violence.

“If you or someone you know is impacted by sexual assault, domestic or family violence, call 1800RESPECT on       1800 737 732 or visit 1800RESPECT.org.au. In an emergency, call 000. For more information about a service in your state or local area download the DAISY App in the App Store or Google Play.”

Australia's White Ribbon Campaign to stop violence against women is strongly supported by SISA. read more about The White Ribbon Campaign and Adelaide's White Ribbon Breakfast Committee's activities and news.


Soroptimist International President's Appeal 'Educate to Lead: Nepal'

The appeal, initiated by our International President Yvonne Simpson, calls on the collective power of Soroptimist International, to undertake projects which will provide access to education and livelihood for at least 200 women and girls and seeks to empower and enable women & girls to overcome adversity, and develop leadership skills that will benefit entire communities. Read more about the project and listen to an "ABC World Today" update on the reconstruction of Nepal.