About Us - Zonta Club of Mt Barker
The Zonta Club of Mt Barker was Chartered on 29th April 2014 and is the 34th Club in District 23 which includes South Australia, Western Australia, Northern Territory, Victoria and Tasmania.
President: Maura Neeson
Vice President: Di McCallum
Secretary: Merrilyn Farrington
Treasurer: Kerry Nowell
Board Members: Lorraine Parsons, Kaylene Lorimer, Jane Winchester, Beryl Lester
Benefits of Membership
Zonta offers you the opportunity to:
The Objects of Zonta International
Empowering Women through Service & Advocacy
Zonta Mt Barker have a number of service projects to empower women and girls locally and overseas.
Our advocacy projects include Expect Respect operating in the Fleurieu region. We welcome your suggestions for further advocacy projects we could address in our local region.
Organisations that work to empower and support women in crisis
can be contacted below:
1800 RESPECT - national counselling helpline, information and support 24/7 for people experiencing sexual assault or domestic and family violence
Lifeline 13 11 14 - for crisis support when feeling suicidal or if you need to talk to smeone immediately
Kids Help Line 1800 55 1800 - offering counselling for young people aged 5 to 25
SANE Helpline 1800 18 SANE - to improve the lives of people affected by mental illness
Mental Health Assessment & Crisis Intervention Service 13 14 65
Ambulance, Police, Fire 000
The Club meets at 6.30pm on the 3rd Tuesday of every month for a dinner meeting at Auchendarroch House, Mt Barker.
All women, working or retired, can be part of this exciting new team, making a difference locally and internationally. You are never to young or too old to be part of this exciting community service club.
Please let us know if you would like to attend.