Margaret Jones, one of Redfern Legal Centre’s longest-serving volunteers, passed away last month, aged 91.
Redfern Legal Centre
Nina Serova will work closely with residents and agencies to ensure that they have the tools and information they need to take their views on the Waterloo redevelopment to government.
A new factsheet for students who have experienced sexual assault is available in 11 languages for international students.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders have been targeted or ignored by financial services.
Redfern Legal Centre celebrates 40 years with a giant comedy fundraiser
Kira Osborne and Thomas Chailloux have started work to independently resource tenants and community during planning for the Waterloo redevelopment.
To date the government has only made four informal commitments to the community since announcing the project 12 months ago.
The Redfern Legal Centre has received some much-needed financial support after announcing a funding shortfall. But one important service is still going to close.
Two months before Barry O’Farrell announced the ‘one punch’ laws, he passed a different law that expands police powers to arrest without warrant. Like the ‘one punch’ laws, the arrest laws have been met with controversy, with some South Sydney community groups fearing the expanded arrest powers will reduce in-depth investigation and leave vulnerable people more exposed to abuse.
REDFERN: Redfern Legal Centre (RLC) has lodged a complaint with the NSW Ombudsman regarding Housing NSW’s ongoing failure to respond to the needs of their tenants. The complaint, lodged on July 22, highlights six case studies in which tenants repeatedly tried to communicate with Housing NSW with no response.