Cultural Diversity and Inclusion
In 2020, we launched our during Cultural Diversity Week in March. The strategy aims to build the cultural competency of our organisation to support a safe and inclusive work environment for all staff and safe services for our clients.
Call to end Aboriginal deaths in custody
In 2020, we released a supporting the Victorian Aboriginal Legal Service (VALS) and Aboriginal community led organisations in calling for an end to Aboriginal deaths in custody, in response to the global Black Lives Matter movement.
Help Before Court
In 2021, we launched which represents a new approach to improving people’s experience of going to court. The service offers legal assistance to people charged with a criminal offence before their court date and away from physical locations.
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Reviewed 26 April 2022