Illawarra Legal Centre
The Illawarra Legal Centre is an independent, not-for-profit, community based legal centre. We provide free legal services to the public by telephone, at our centre and at a range of outreach locations.
We focus on helping people living with disadvantage and people with special needs. We are one of nearly 180 community legal centres across Australia.
Community Workers, have you ever wanted to understand more about the murky world of social housing applications? Do you dream of assisting a client achieve the fabled ‘priority housing’ eligibility status on the Housing Pathways list? Find out about our upcoming training here
ILC’s COVID-19 Response: Although our doors may be closed, we are still providing services, with our team continuing to give free legal services to the public by telephone. Read more about how we are continuing to assist and support our clients here.
COVID-19 Policing: Have you been stopped by police or had any interaction with police since the new public health rules were introduced in your area? Do you feel you have been treated unfairly? Do you know of an incident that concerns you? You can report it on the COVID-19 Policing in Australia website. This collaborative project is run by legal and human rights advocacy organisations.
Victims of family and domestic violence often require legal assistance and advocacy, read more about how ILC’s services can help here.