News & Events

New USyd legal clinic launches at RLC
1 August 2017 A new student clinic at RLC is giving students from the University of Sydney practical experience in employment, discrimination and human rights law.
New Principal Solicitor for Redfern Legal Centre
24 July 2017 After 14 years of steady leadership of the legal practice at Redfern Legal Centre, our Principal Solicitor, Elizabeth Morley is retiring.
RLC providing community assistance with NSW Stolen Generations Reparations Scheme
13 July 2017 In December 2016, the NSW government announced a long-awaited compensation package for members of the Stolen Generations.
NSW survey highlights legal needs of sharehousing tenants
6 June 2017 A survey from the Tenants' Union of NSW (TUNSW) and Tenants Advice and Advocacy Services (TAAS) has found that many sharehousing tenants in NSW do not have written tenancy agreements, making them vulnerable to unfair eviction.
New Family Advocacy and Support Service (FASS) launched
21 May 2017 On 17 May, Susan Smith, the Coordinator of RLC's Sydney Women’s Domestic Violence Court Advocacy Service (Sydney WDVCAS), spoke at the launch of the new Family Advocacy and Support Services (FASS) program. 
RLC Commemorative tea towels and T-shirts
3 May 2017 You can buy RLC commemorative T-shirts and tea towels for a limited time - will sell out soon!
RLC in the Media: Damaging cost of consumer leases like Radio Rentals
31 March 2017 By Tony Ibrahim. Published by CHOICE on 27 March 2017.  RLC's Credit & Debt solicitor Laura Bianchi talks to Tony Ibrahim from CHOICE about the pitfalls of consumer lease arrangements and payday loans.
RLC in the Media: What to do after storm damage, and dealing with insurance companies and landlords
28 March 2017 RLC's Melanie Bradfield spoke to SBS's 'The Feed' about what to do if your own home’s been damaged or flooded, whether you’re a tenant or a home owner.
RLC in the Media: Redfern Legal Centre Celebrates 40 years
1 March 2017 One of NSW's pioneering providers of community-based law is marking its 40th birthday with a fundraising push to further diversify its revenue streams and ensure it can continue to provide key services.
RLC in the Media: Tanya Plibersek, Mark Dreyfus & RLC's Linda Tucker speak at PIAC
24 February 2017 RLC's Linda Tucker, Shadow Attorney-General Mark Dreyfus and Deputy Opposition Leader Tanya Plibersek held a press conference about proposed funding cuts to community legal centres (CLCs) at the Public Interest Advocacy Centre today.