Great Lakes Womens Shelter

Womens Shelter Services in ForsterGreat Lakes Womens Shelter is a safe haven for women and children that may be experiencing, or have experienced homelessness or domestic/family violence in the Forster-Tuncurry (Great Lakes) region of NSW. Their staff work closely with these families and provide them access to important services to empower them to regain their independence, such as legal, housing, financial, family support, counselling and identifying  any other needs during their stay.

GLWS currently provides supported accommodation to 5 families for up to 3 months.

You can contact them via the following means:

  • Office (02) 6555 9835 or 0400 919 184
  • Email:
  • Crisis Support 0473 187 226 (Mon-Thurs)
  • P.O Box 4387 Forster NSW 2428
  • ABN: 18949934199
  • CFN: 24523

Operating Hours are Monday – Friday: 9am – 5pm.

Please call 000 immediately if you are in danger.