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News 2017-08-04T00:22:28+00:00

WSCLC at NAIDOC

This year Western Sydney Legal Centre held a stall at the local NAIDOC event hosted by City of Parramatta Council on Saturday 8th July. It was a wonderful opportunity for our organisation to connect with local community, network with the many other organisations [...]

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Position vacant: Senior Advocate – WESTS (part time)

The Senior Advocate supports the Coordinator who is the team leader of staff and directs the work of Western Sydney Community Legal Centre’s Tenants’ Advice and Advocacy Program (TAAP) known as Western Sydney Tenants’ Service (WESTS). The service provides information, support and advocacy [...]

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Volunteer opportunity: PLT Program

WSCLC Parramatta Office has developed a structured Practical Legal Training (PLT) program for students who undertake a range of legal and some administrative support roles at the Centre. This is a great opportunity for students to experience legal practice and consider professional responsibilities [...]

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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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