Lift the ban on pen pals for people in prison

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What Community Legal Centres Do

Strategic Litigation

Strategic Litigation

Environmental Justice Australia are fighting a landmark case to test the legality of the native forest logging exemption from federal environment laws. Learn more.

Policy and Advocacy

Policy and Advocacy

Flemington & Kensington Community Legal Centre's Police Accountability Project campaigns against racially discriminatory policing practices and for the independent investigation of police misconduct. Learn more.

Community Legal Education

Community Legal Education

The Fitzroy Legal Service have compiled and updated the Law Handbook, your practical plain English guide to the law in Victoria. Learn more.

Free Legal Services

Free Legal Services

Community Legal Centres across Victoria provide free legal advice to people experiencing disadvantage. Learn more.

About

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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A just and fair Victoria: Our submission to the 2018/19 Victorian budget

A just and fair Victoria: Our submission to the 2018/19 Victorian budget

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Open Letter on pen pal communications in Victorian prisons

The Federation of Community Legal Centres calls on Corrections Victoria to reverse its ban on pen pals in Victorian Prisons. 

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Crime-drop welcome but Victoria needs smart justice now, lawyers and social workers say

Smart Justice – a coalition of 46 of Victoria’s legal and social service providers, led by the Federation of Community Legal Centres – welcomes today’s announcement by Police Minister Lisa Neville that Victoria has recorded its biggest drop in crime in 10 years.

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Where to find us

There are Community Legal Centres across Victoria. Click to find your nearest Victorian Community Legal Centre.


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