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Title

Breaking Down Barriers

Subtitle Empowering your Clients with a Disability to Access Justice
Abstract

Many people with disability face multiple complex barriers to accessing the justice system. At this innovative and informative forum, learn to empower your clients and hear from some of the leading experts in disability support services, legal services, the judiciary, social work and more. This full day forum also provides continuing professional development (CPD) points for lawyers and social workers, as well as an excellent opportunity for networking and learning about how to improve access to justice for your clients with disability.

CLC/Agency St Kilda Legal Service
URL http://trybooking.com/Booking/BookingEventSummary.aspx?eid=1890
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Area of Law
  • Courts
  • Crime and offences
  • Discrimination and human rights
  • Going to court
  • Government
  • Health
  • Lawyers and the legal system
  • Police powers
  • Prisoners
  • Victims
Audience
  • Community organisation
  • Community workers
  • Consumers
  • Educational institution
  • Employees
  • General public
  • Health service
  • Lawyers
  • Local government
  • People experiencing a mental illness
  • People with a disability
  • State government
Jurisdiction
  • VIC
Method of Delivery
  • Public Event
  • Video
Project Type
  • Community Legal Education
Project uploaded to CLEAR 25th May 2016
Contact Person Suzan Gencay
Contact Position Community Legal Education/Law Reform Lawyer
Contact Email suzan@skls.org.au
Contact Phone (03) 85986630
Production/Delivery Date 2016
Languages Auslan
Evaluation No
Notes

* CPD points eligible The content has been designed to meet the CPD needs of lawyers in the CPD field of Professional Skills and Substantive Law. Lawyers may claim one CPD unit for each hour of learning as per the Legal Profession Uniform Conti

Sponsor / Partner Agencies

City of Stonnington

Review Date 25th May 2017

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