Children’s Court Assistance Scheme

WSCLC Annual Report 2016-2017

The WSCLC Annual Report for 2016-2017 is now available – our first Annual Report since our formation as an organisation. WSCLC was formed in July 2016 with the amalgamation of Hawkesbury Nepean Community Legal Centre, Macquarie Legal Centre, and Mt Druitt and Area Community Legal Centre. This Annual Report looks at where WSCLC comes from, [...]

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 the NRL on a program to support local Koori kids. The program began when WSCLC was approached by Mt Druitt TAFE. A group of students at the TAFE, who are NRL players studying Certificate IV in Youth Work, were keen [...]

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 [...]