West Heidelberg Community Legal – WE’RE STILL OPEN – service availability during COVID 19

April 22, 2020 · News, Video

WHCL provide free legal services including advice, casework, information, education and referral to help residents of Banyule.

We target our assistance to the most vulnerable and disadvantaged members of our community and some of our services have particular eligibility requirements, including that you possess a current Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession Card.

We have guidelines about what areas we can help with. Below is a list of areas of law we can help with.
•  Fines
•  Tenancy – for tenants
•  Uninsured motor vehicle accidents
•  Family law
•  Family violence
•  Intervention orders
•  Victims of crime compensation
•  Minor criminal offences
•  Child protection issues – for the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community

Please call us on 9450 2002.   If we cannot help you directly, we will refer you to a service that can.