Top End Women's Legal Service
AREAS OF LAW
TEWLS is able to help with most areas of civil and family law.
Click below to find out more information about the different areas of law that TEWLS can help with:
The TEWLS website has a “quick exit” button in the top right-hand corner of the page.
This button will close the TEWLS website and open the Bureau of Meteorology website. You may need to use this button if you are worried that someone is watching you use the computer or that you have been looking at the TEWLS website.
The “quick exit” button does not delete your browse history. This means that if someone checks your browser history, they will be able to see that you have visited then TEWLS website.
If you would like to speak to TEWLS with an interpreter:
You can call TEWLS on 1800 234 441 and ask to speak to us with an interpreter. We can organise this for free.You will need to tell us your name, your phone number and the language that you speak. We will then call you back with an interpreter on the phone.
TEWLS are able to organise interpreters for most languages, including Aboriginal languages and Auslan.
You can also organise for TEWLS to contact you:
If you would like to listen to the TEWLS website in an
The languages that are currently available are:
If you would like to read the TEWLS website in a language other than English:
Remember, deleting large parts of your internet history may be dangerous. This is because it may tell someone that you do not want your internet history to be found.
If you need help with online safety and/or technological safety, you can visit the eSafety Commissioner website here or you can call 1800 RESPECT on their 24-hour telephone counselling and support service. If you are in danger, you should call the Police on 000.