About KWY

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KWY is a not-for-profit Aboriginal organisation delivering a range of specialist services across South Australia. KWY assists Aboriginal families with child protection and domestic violence concerns. The safety of women and children is at the heart of everything we do. We aim to improve the safety of women and children by providing specialist knowledge and culturally appropriate services to break the cycle of domestic violence and stem the flow of Aboriginal children into the child protection systems across Australia.

To improve the safety of women and Children

To become the leading South Australian Aboriginal organisation providing knowledge and services to break the cycle of domestic violence.


Current service include:

Women’s  Services

Counselling service 

  • support tailored to meet women’s individual needs


  • Court support , SAPOL support, child protection support

Culturally appropriate case management 

  • Supporting  the women’s journey

Men’s services

Behaviour change program: Accountability, Responsibility to Change (ARC) Program

  • Available in Adelaide & Pt Augusta

Counselling service

  • Available in Adelaide & Pt Augusta

Training  & development 

Cultural consultancy 

  • Consultancy services can be provided directly to organisations who wish to improve cultural responses to clients.

Workforce Training

  • Training designed to meet organisations expectations and requirements. Additionally KWY has developed some informative training packages

Cultural Supervision

  • KWY provides support and supervision to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander workers in a range of sectors.