About Dress for Success

Dress for Success Worldwide

Dress for Success is a global not-for-profit organization that empowers women to achieve economic independence by providing a network of support, professional attire and the development tools to help women thrive in work and in life.

Since starting operations in 1997, Dress for Success has expanded to almost 150 cities in 25 countries and has helped more than 1.2 million women work towards self-sufficiency.

Dress for Success in Australia

Powered by volunteers, every year Dress for Success Australian Affiliates support more than 5,000 women into employment across the country.

Our signature styling service and suite of Career Support offerings aim to help women overcome bias and discrimination when entering or re-entering the workforce - at no cost to the women needing our services.

Our Annual Impact

 3,993 Styling sessions

1,015 Outreach parcels delivered


236 Career Support workshops


1,573 Workshop attendees

34,680 Volunteer hours

31,554 Clothing items gifted

Find Your Local Affiliate

Dress for Success Brisbane / Suited to Success
Dress for Success Melbourne / Groomed to Go
Dress for Success NSW & ACT with branches in Sydney, Illawarra, Newcastle-Hunter
Dress for Success Tasmania
Dress for Success Western Australia