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Star Mail: Thousands turned away from legal support as funding stagnates

March 15, 2024 By Mikayla van Loon Turning people away from accessing essential legal support has become the reality for community legal services in the outer east as funding hasn’t kept pace with demand. After a decade of minimal funding increases, community legal services are urging the Federal Government ... Read More

2024 Storms in Melbourne

February 14, 2024 Pic credit: Mark Bourke/ 13 Feb 2024/ ABC News The storms that caused significant damage and disruption throughout ... Read More

ECLC welcomes the Federal government’s announcement of the parameters of the Australian Law Reform Commission Inquiry into how the justice system handles cases of sexual violence.

January 24, 2024   ECLC welcomes the Federal government’s announcement of the parameters of the Australian Law Reform ... Read More

Eastern Community Legal Centre Submission on Climate Change Amendment (Duty of Care and Intergenerational Climate Equity)

January 10, 2024 To read the full Submission, click HERE or scroll down.    ECLC is pleased to provide a submission to the ... Read More