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News 2017-08-25T06:17:26+00:00

Building relationships in multicultural Western Sydney

Leticia Marquez (right) and Rosemary Kariuki-Fyfe, at the African Women’s Group End of Year Celebration. Leticia Marquez is the Multicultural Specialist Court Advocacy Worker at WSCLC. This role is part of the Parramatta Womens’ Domestic Violence Court Advocacy Service (WDVCAS). WDVCAS [...]

WSCLC meets with delegation from China University of Political Science and Law

On 24 January 2018, 27 students and lecturers from the China University of Political Science and Law attended the Parramatta Community Justice Clinic (PCJC). WSCLC solicitors spoke with the delegation about WSCLC, our projects and our impact on the wider community. We shared [...]

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Postion vacant: Information and Referrals Officer

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

WSCLC Annual Report 2016-2017

The WSCLC Annual Report for 2016-2017 is now available – our first Annual Report since [...]

WSCLC participates in White Ribbon across Western Sydney

WSCLC proudly participated in a number of White Ribbon events this year. White Ribbon is [...]

Maria Girdler returns to WSCLC

On 3 October Maria Girdler returned as Director of WSCLC. Maria had previously worked as [...]

Working together for justice for WSU students and the wider community

For over eight years Western Sydney University (WSU) and Western Sydney Community Legal Centre have [...]

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WSCLC supports Make Renting Fair

Western Sydney Community Legal Centre was pleased to host a special event in support of [...]

Community legal centres support marriage equality

Statement published by NACLC, 25 August 2017. The National Association of Community Legal Centres (NACLC), [...]

We support Wear it Purple!

WSCLC staff participated in Wear it Purple on Friday 25th August, to show our support [...]

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 [...]

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