South West Sydney Legal Centre has today recommended a series of reforms to the NSW Victims Support Scheme, saying the Scheme remains invaluable to the recovery of victim-survivors of domestic and family violence.
South West Sydney Legal Centre is joining the call from across the domestic and family violence sector for increased consultation on the possible criminalisation of coercive control in New South Wales.
President of our Board, Naushee Rahman, received the Order of Liverpool on Monday for her contributions to community, after years of volunteering at local community organisations.
Our September quarterly newsletter edition brings to life the work all our valued our teams do, supporting women and children and providing equitable access to justice for all.
This quarterly newsletter edition showcases the unwavering commitment and dedication that the team shows daily towards enabling equitable access to justice for all and ensuring that women and children are free from family violence.
Our CEO Yvette Vignando, after leading Justice Support Centre since 2019, offers her farewells in our latest newsletter. Our new CEO will be announced in coming weeks.
In these submissions, as a matter of convenience, we turn our attention to the proposed amendments in relation to property matters arising from marriage only, noting that there are equivalent proposals in relation to property matters arising from de facto relationships and our submissions would apply equally to those proposed amendments.
Our preliminary submission to the review of serious road crime by NSW Law Reform Commission draws on our expertise supporting defendants of driving and traffic offences.
Urgent request to extend consultation period for the public exposure bill to criminalise coercive control
We acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the lands, skies and waterways in which we live and work, the Gadigal, Cabrogal, Darug and Eora people. We pay our respects to the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander clients, partners and community leaders.
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