Community Legal Centres across Victoria provide free legal advice to people experiencing disadvantage. Find a Community Legal Centre.
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Community Legal Centres, or CLCs, are independent community organisations that provide free legal services to those who need it. CLCs enable a strong collective voice for justice and equality. Find out more.
The Federation leads and supports excellence in the community legal sector, promotes the purpose and value of Community Legal Centres, and advances social justice and a fair legal system.
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The Federation of Community Legal Centres has welcomed continued funding to the community legal sector in the Victorian Government’s 2023 budget and is pleased to see some funding for some specific programs, including the provision of legal services in the State’s Specialist Family Violence Courts.
It is essential that people living with mental health problems of emotional distress have access to the legal support they need as part of a responsive and integrated system in Victoria.
In our 2023/4 budget submission, we’re asking for an additional boost of core funding over four years to strengthen the security of community legal sector funding in Victoria, and to enable the community legal sector to expand to meet increasing demand.
There are Community Legal Centres across Victoria. Click to find your nearest Victorian Community Legal Centre.