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News 2017-08-25T06:17:26+00:00
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Position vacant: Information and Referral Officer

The Western Sydney Tenants' Service (WESTS) Information and Referral Officer (IRO) will provide information and referrals to tenancy clients, coordinate telephone advice & referral services, and assist the WESTS Team Leader and staff with tenancy work. WESTS provides information, support and advocacy for [...]

Community legal centres support marriage equality

Statement published by NACLC, 25 August 2017. The National Association of Community Legal Centres (NACLC), the peak body for Community Legal Centres across Australia, today reiterated its support for marriage equality. NACLC and Community Legal Centres support fairness, equality and equal treatment under [...]

We support Wear it Purple!

WSCLC staff participated in Wear it Purple on Friday 25th August, to show our support for supportive, safe and accepting environments for rainbow young people. Wear it Purple was co-founded in 2010 by Katherine Hudson and Scott Williams, and has developed into an [...]

WSCLC hosts Indonesian delegation

In July WSCLC was able to host a delegation from Indonesia through our friends at [...]

WSCLC at NAIDOC

This year Western Sydney Legal Centre held a stall at the local NAIDOC event hosted [...]

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WSCLC and Mt Druitt TAFE working together in support of local Koori kids

The WSCLC Children’s Court Assistance Scheme (CCAS) has been working with Mt Druitt TAFE and [...]

New Family Advocacy and Support Services launched

Wednesday 17th May saw the launch of the new Family Advocacy and Support Services (FASS) [...]

New tenancy outreach service in Western Sydney

The Western Sydney Tenants' Advice and Advocacy Service (WESTS) has begun a new outreach service [...]

CLC funding to be reinstated by Federal Government

On Monday 24th April, Federal Attorney General George Brandis and Senator Michaelia Cash announced that [...]

Sometimes you need help to get on the right track

Raymond Morris is a public housing tenant who's very active in his community – he's mentored [...]

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WSCLC welcomes funding announcement by NSW Government

On the 12th April NSW Attorney General Mark Speakman visited Western Sydney Community Legal Centre [...]

30% funding cut looms for Community Legal Centres

On 1 July 2017, Commonwealth funding for Community Legal Centres (CLCs) across Australia under the [...]

Macquarie Legal Centre Annual Report for 2015-2016

2015-2016 was a busy and challenging year for Macquarie Legal Centre. Perhaps the biggest change [...]

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WSCLC Supervising Solicitor nominated for Justice Medal

Veselko Cuic, Supervising Solicitor at WSCLC Rooty Hill Office, was nominated for the Justice Medal [...]

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New logo, new website!

Our new website has up-to-date information about our various programs and offices. The site will [...]

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WSCLC – a new CLC serving Western Sydney

Western Sydney Community Legal Centre (WSCLC) formed in mid 2016 with the merger of three [...]

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NACLC Annual Report

See some of the examples of how the National Association of Community Legal Centres (NACLC) [...]

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Children’s Court Assistance Scheme celebrates 20 years

On the 28th October 2015 the WSCLC Children's Court Assistance Scheme (CCAS) [...]

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