Monthly Archives: November 2016

WSCLC Supervising Solicitor nominated for Justice Medal

Veselko Cuic, Supervising Solicitor at WSCLC Rooty Hill Office, was nominated for the Justice Medal at the 2016 Law and Justice Foundation Justice Awards. Veselko was nominated by Ed Husic MP, Federal Member for Chifley. Below is the nomination. Pictured above from left: Merleen Millson (WSCLC Treasurer), Kate Barbagallo (WSCLC Rooty Hill Office Assistant), Veselko [...]

2017-11-30T22:49:41+00:0025th November, 2016|Tags: , , , |

New logo, new website!

Our new website has up-to-date information about our various programs and offices. The site will continue to grow along with WSCLC. Check back soon for more publications and other resources. Hopefully, you've already noticed our dynamic new logo – it speaks to the legacy and experience of the three CLCs, while also presenting the new, [...]

2017-03-03T00:46:27+00:0024th November, 2016|Tags: |

WSCLC – a new CLC serving Western Sydney

Western Sydney Community Legal Centre (WSCLC) formed in mid 2016 with the merger of three existing Community Legal Centres: Macquarie Legal Centre, Hawkesbury Nepean Community Legal Centre, and Mt Druitt and Area Community Legal Centre. WSCLC now brings the combined experience and expertise of these three CLCs to our work serving the community. We provide [...]

2017-03-03T00:46:50+00:0023rd November, 2016|Tags: |

NACLC Annual Report

See some of the examples of how the National Association of Community Legal Centres (NACLC) strove to achieve rights, fairness and equality for our communities here in their recently published 2016 Annual Report. The National Association of Community Legal Centres (NACLC) is the peak national organisation for Community Legal Centres (CLCs) in Australia. NACLC’s members [...]

Children’s Court Assistance Scheme celebrates 20 years

On the 28th October 2015 the WSCLC Children's Court Assistance Scheme (CCAS) celebrated 20 years of effectively supporting young people across Lidcombe, Cobham, Parramatta and Bidura Children's courts. To celebrate a special event was held with guest speakers including: Uncle Greg Smith, Elder of the Darug Nation Mr Stan Small, Coordinator, Children’s [...]