Community legal education
ECLC provides compassionate, understanding, culturally sensitive and non-judgmental legal education sessions for community groups and services.
ECLC provides Community Legal Education (CLE) on a range of topics, including:
- Family Law
- Family Violence and Intervention Orders
- Youth and the Law
- Resolving neighbourhood disputes
- Common legal issues for older people
- The legal system and legal rights / how a community legal centre can help
- Other topics as identified by groups, agencies and communities
Requirements for delivering a community legal education session, include:
- At least 4 weeks notice
- A minimum of 6 people (clients/community members). The agency or group must confirm 1 week prior to their session that they have the required number of participants.
If ECLC is unable to deliver a workshop as requested, the Centre can provide alternative options and/or information to interested groups or agencies.
ECLC works with the community in a range of ways. For more information, please refer to ECLC’s CLE factsheet.