Eastern Community Legal Centre (ECLC) offers free legal assistance from its offices in Box Hill, Boronia and Healesville during the day, at night and also at various outreach locations across Melbourne’s east. ECLC is committed to reform that achieves equality and social justice within the legal system for communities and people experiencing disadvantage.

In addition to direct legal services, ECLC also undertakes Community Development activities that empower clients, workers and the general community. ECLC raises awareness of legal issues and provides education through projects and partnerships, workshops, media, events and publications.

ECLC has a small staff team and over 100 volunteers. ECLC is located in the Eastern region of Melbourne and serves the Cities of Whitehorse, Boroondara, Manningham, Maroondah, Knox and the Shire of Yarra Ranges.

Latest ECLC News:

Media Release: PM Visits Eastern CLC for Women’s Safety Package Announcement

Other ECLC News:

Introducing ‘Behind The Curtain - GPs Responding to Elder Abuse’.

This video has been produced by Eastern Community Legal Centre exclusively for GPs in the Eastern Metropolitan region of Melbourne. Funded by Melbourne East GP Network.

For further information and to view the video, visit www.eclc.org.au/elderabuse

Introducing ECLC’s 2015-18 Strategic Plan

Launched on Thursday, 23 July at the Centre’s Annual Volunteers Dinner, we’re pleased to present ECLC’s Strategic Plan for 2015 – 2018

Submission by Eastern Community Legal Centre to the Royal Commission into Family Violence (Key reports & resources referred to in ECLC’s Submission available at bottom of page here.)

Submission by the Eastern Elder Abuse Network to the Royal Commission into Family Violence

Media Release – Yarra Ranges CLC Saved From Closure With $400,000 Lifeline

ECLC Annual Report 2014

Yarra Ranges CLC – The First Six Months



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