In 2020/21, WoSSCA responded to over 5800 requests for service, an increase from 4697 the previous reporting year. Of these 1161 women and children were accommodated at our Crisis Accommodation Service, with a further 1041 women and children supported by our Outreach Team (incorporating both urban and remote clients). Our court support and advocacy worker assisted 336 identified vulnerable witnesses.
In 2019/2020, WoSSCA responded to over 7300 requests for service. Of these, 1013 women and children were accommodated at our Crisis Accommodation Service, with a further 756 women in our Urban Outreach Program. Our court support and advocacy worker and the remote outreach team provided service to 366 women. Across the service, 41% of our clients were children under 15 years of age and 87.6% of women and children identify as Aboriginal.