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Download or order our free fact sheets, booklets and educational resources to help people work out their legal problems.

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Drugs, the law and safer substance use

Drugs, the law and safer substance use

September 2019

This free pocket-sized fold-out brochure is for drug users who want to know about how the law in Victoria affects them, and how they can inject drugs safely.

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Police powers: your rights in Victoria

August 2019

This free booklet is a general guide to help you when you deal with the police.

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Street law (education kit)

August 2019

A free legal education kit for educators to assist young people to understand their legal rights and responsibilities when dealing with police and protective services officers (PSOs) in Victoria

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Street law wallet card

August 2019

This wallet-sized card explains your rights with police and protective service officers.

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Learning the law

July 2019

Learning the law is an online suite of tools for secondary specialist school teachers to teach students about fines and driving laws.

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Legal Help card for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples

July 2019

The free Legal Help card for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in Victoria outlines a range of common legal problems we may be able to assist with and gives details for contacting our Legal Help phone line.

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Legal Help magnet for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples

July 2019

This free Legal Help magnet gives details for contacting our Legal Help phone line for help with a range of common legal problems.

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Australian law in orientation (education kit)

March 2019

Australian law in orientation is an education kit for Victorian educators, teachers and community workers teaching people who have been in Australia for less than six months, have low or no English and very basic legal literacy.

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Disagree with a Centrelink decision?

February 2019

This free pamphlet is for people who disagree with a Centrelink decision and want to do something about it.

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Going to a Mental Health Tribunal hearing

February 2019

This free booklet contains information about preparing for Mental Health Tribunal hearings.

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Am I old enough? Common legal issues for young people

January 2019

This free booklet is for young people who want to know about how the law in Victoria affects them.

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Law help guide 2018

Law help guide

January 2019

This free guide produced by the Victoria Law Foundation includes information and contact details to help people find free or low-cost legal services, complaint or dispute settlement services and private lawyers.

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Support for justice. A guide for people with a disability, their support professionals, family carers, friends and advocates

December 2018

This free publication has been produced for people living with a disability, their support professionals, family carers, friends and advocates in Victoria. It has plain language and easy-to-read information about the law and your rights, and contact details of organisations you can call if you need some help. Support for justice is designed for supported reading. It works best if a person with a disability and a supporter read it together.

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Child support and parentage testing

September 2018

A free booklet with information for anyone who has a child and is not living with the other parent.

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