Upcoming sessions/events

Legal education workshops at Grovedale Community House in 2019 

Barwon Community Legal Service is running a series of four workshops as part of the Grovedale Community House Term 1 Program.

The information sessions are open to all community members. To register or find out more contact info@grovedalenh.org.au   or call (03) 5241 5717.

  • Wednesday 30th January 2019Free Legal Health Checks and Community Law Q & A: 

Come down and say hello to your local community legal service and join us for an information session on how you can access free legal advice, information and support in your community. We can help with a wide range of legal problems including: with Centrelink, unpaid fines, car accidents and insurance, debts and consumer contracts, problems with child support, Wills and Powers of Attorney, family violence and applying for an intervention order.

  • Monday 4th February 2019 – Planning for your future? Wills and Powers of Attorney legal information session: 

Ever wondered what a Will is or why you should have one? Want to know the different between a Power of Attorney and a Medical Treatment Decision Maker? Join us for a free legal information session on Wills, Powers of Attorney and other important legal documents you need when planning for your future.

  • Tuesday 19th February 2019Do you need help with Fines and Infringements legal information session

The longer you leave fines and infringements the more serious they can become. Come join us for a free legal information session about fines and infringements and how you can access free legal assistance.

  • Wednesday 6th March 2019 – Family law and child support legal information session

Knowing your legal rights when you are going through a relationship break down is important, especially if children are involved. Join us for an information session on the law relating to child support.

The full Grovedale Community House program can be found here.


FREE training – Law for Community Workers training series 

Barwon Community Legal Service regularly runs a Law for Community Workers training series which provides tailored legal education workshops to local service providers and community workers on a variety of relevant legal topics. This training is an opportunity for community workers to explore legal issues that affect their clients and to become better legal issue spotters.

Stay tuned for our Law for Community Workers training calendar for 2019.

For more information about Community Legal Education please contact our Community Education and Development Coordinator on 1300 430 599 or education@barwoncls.org.au