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Are you a settlement provider? Do you work with migrants? Would you like to find out more about the free legal education, advice and assistance services available from the Commission? As part of Refugee Week 2013 the Commission on Friday 21 June will be presenting a one hour seminar to assist those working with new arrivals and refugees. ...more
On May 23 the Commission presented a seminar - Need Legal Help? - which gave an overview of the resources, legal services and representation available from the Legal Services Commission. That seminar was also streamed live - via webinar - across South Australia that you can now view here....more
Read the latest edition of the Commission's E-news here. In the May E-news the Commission announces that the Migration Council of Australia has awarded the national 2013 Diversity & the Law Award to the Commission for its outstanding MILE program....more
The Legal Services Commission has resolved to become a supporter of the Australian Human Rights Commission's "RACISM. IT STOPS WITH ME" campaign....more
The Commission is pleased to receipt of a National Migration and Settlement Award for our work in raising awareness amongst asylum seekers, refugees and migrants. The Migration Council of Australia Diversity & the Law award was presented by Chief Justice Robert French, on March 18 at Parliament House with the Prime Minister, Julia Gillard as key note speaker. Christopher Boundy, Manager Access Services and Alice Hall, Legal Education Officer attended the ceremony to accept the award on behalf of the Commission....more
A new smartphone application has been developed to help South Australians access 24/7 free legal support and resources available from the Legal Services Commission. The free LegalAidSA app for Android mobile devices was designed to complement the existing LegalAidSA mobile app for iPhone and iPad users....more