Lou's Place offers a range of services to women in need in a warm, supportive environment.
A safe place
Lou’s is a safe place to rest and enjoy some company. Women can sit back, have a coffee and relax in our courtyard or our comfortable, spacious lounge room.
Professional help and support
Our staff take a holistic approach to helping and supporting our clients.
We provide crisis intervention, referrals, case management and legal advice.
We can give external support to our clients; at court and tribunal appearances, and medical and hospital visits.
Rebuilding lives – and having fun
Our programs and activities help build self-esteem and life skills.
They include Personal Development sessions, Fun in Recovery group, art, collage, sewing, crochet, jewellery-making, music, yoga, creative writing and DIY classes.
We have regular visits from a chiropractor, hairdressers and a make-up artist.
Food, clothing, laundry
We serve breakfast and lunch Monday to Friday.
Women can have a shower, do their washing in our laundry or choose a new outfit from our clothing boutique.