You are welcome to attend 2 events before paying the membership dues. Questions? Contact our Membership Coordinator
The AWCO is pleased to be acknowledged as a Platinum and Gold Donor for The FAWCO Foundation Target Projects:
Wells for Clean Water: Cambodia.
Emergency Phone Numbers:
Women's Shelters in Norway
If you or someone you know is a victim of violence, abuse, threats, forced marriage, human trafficking, etc., you may contact this organization to get help.
The Americans Overseas Domestic Violence Crisis Center work with abused Americans, mostly women and their children, in foreign countries. The organization provides domestic violence and child abuse advocacy, resources and tools so that they can navigate the complicated jurisdictional, legal and social international landscapes, with the goal of living their lives free from abuse either in the foreign country or back in the USA.
They provide a full range of services to assist American victims of abuse overseas including:
call International Toll-Free 866-USWOMEN.
U.S. Time Zones
What time is it back home? Sometimes it can be tricky knowing how many hours ahead or behind a destination is with different times zones coming in and out of Daylight Savings Time on different dates. If you or your loved ones are trying to plan calls call each other across time zones, the website below will calculate the time difference of two or more cities when you enter the date and time. Very handy! Also below are the current times in major U.S. cities, one for each of the contiguous states' time zones.
How common is your name in Norway?
Find out how common your name is in Norway by using this form from the Statistisk Sentralbyrå (Norwegian census) website.
Returning to the U.S.
If you happen to be moving back to the U.S. after being a member of the American Women's Club of Oslo or any of FAWCO's organizations worldwide, there is a FAWCO alumnae association in the U.S. that will help you get reacclimated to living there again. FAUSA is a member of FAWCO as well, and as a member, you will have access to resources assiting with your repatriation and an instant social network