Community Law Australia today welcomed the Greens projected policy on the access to justice crisis but called for other parties to reveal their plans to tackle the growing demand for legal help, which is rising out of step with legal … Continue reading
Community Law Australia has written to Attorney-General Mark Dreyfus, Shadow Attorney-General Senator Brandis and Greens Senator Penny Wright to ask them to outline their plans to address the access to justice crisis. Community Law Australia campaign spokesperson Carolyn Bond said … Continue reading
We like to think of ourselves as rational decision-makers, but the power of psychological selling techniques can have a serious financial impact for many. Community legal centres that specialise in consumer and debt issues regularly help people who have felt … Continue reading
Community Law Australia today welcomed increased funding to ensure that community legal centres across the country can service more people in need of legal help. New funding announced by the Attorney-General Mark Dreyfus today of $33 million nationally over 4 … Continue reading
Community Law Australia today welcomed the West Australian Attorney-General Michael Mischin’s announcement of a comprehensive review of domestic and family violence laws.
Tomorrow, Thursday June 20 is Community Law Australia’s ‘Day in the Life of a CLC’, an opportunity to highlight the diverse and important work Community Legal Centres do on a daily basis around the country. Our day of action will … Continue reading
Today, on World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, the rights of our community’s older citizens are in the spotlight amidst a growing problem of elder abuse.