The Community Legal Centres NSW directory lists the contact details of New South Wales Community Legal Centres who are members of CLCNSW.
An online guide to free legal advice and assistance.
This guide lists legal services available to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander residents of NSW and the ACT. The organisations included provide legal services at little or no cost to clients. It explains the different types of legal service providers, gives an index of legal problems cross refernced to relevant service providers and gives an overview of civil and criminal matters, as well as providing contact details for all the legal services listed.
LawAccess NSW is a free government telephone service that provides legal information, referrals and in some cases, advice for people who have a legal problem in NSW.
In particular, they assist people:
· who live in regional, rural and remote areas of NSW
Referrals to Other Assistance Services
While LawAccess NSW can provide legal information and in some cases advice over the telephone, it refers customers to other assistance services that may be able to assist further.
LawAccess NSW maintains a referral database of assistance services that accept referrals of LawAccess NSW customers. Assistance services include:
· government organisations,
The Law Society provides information and referral services that can help community members quickly identify qualified solicitors that offer legal services appropriate for their needs, both those who are able to pay for legal services, and in some cases, those that can’t.
Includes a useful glossary and an extensive list of contacts and helpful resources, including web sites.
The HSNet website is a free, secure site for staff working in the NSW human and justice services sector. Providing a central location for sharing information across government and non-government agencies, HSNet enables members to: easily locate health, housing, family, legal and community service information locally and across NSW, exchange information, make referrals securely and provide the best possible service to their clients.
Both government and non-government organisations participate in HSNet. They include child care facilities, major hospitals, support groups and welfare service providers across NSW.
HSNet welcomes all service providers working in the NSW human services and justice sector to become members and utilise its tools.
Enter your town, suburb or postcode in NSW and a map with details of local Legal Aid offices and outreach services, with contact details, will be displayed. Links are also provided on that page to other legal and court services with location and contact details.