News & Events

Disability discrimination in employment
26 February 2015 Figures released in January, regarding the number of people with a disability working for the Australian Public Service (APS), shone a spotlight on rates of inclusion of people with disability in employment.
RLC Police Powers Clinic­
26 February 2015 The RLC Police Powers Clinic is an educational program run in conjunction with the University of New South Wales. UNSW students spend one day a week at RLC over a semester, putting their legal knowledge into practice working on police issues.
Do Apprehended Domestic Violence Orders work?
26 February 2015 A recent article in the Daily Telegraph claimed that Apprehended Domestic Violence Orders (ADVOs) failed to protect victims and that almost half of all ADVOs made in NSW are breached.
RLC will increase support to local families as new Care Partner
25 February 2015 In response to recent reforms to the Children and Young Persons (Care and Protection) Act, RLC has received funding to become a Care Partner.
2nd Filming Day!
30 January 2015 Are you a social housing tenant in Sydney? Want to tell the government about your experience as a tenant and your views on social housing?
Inner Sydney Tenants’ Advice and Advocacy Service wants your views!
16 January 2015 Are you a social housing tenant in Sydney? Want to tell the government about your experience as a tenant and your views on social housing?
Case study: ‘Catch 22’ - Family living in overcrowded Housing NSW property for years
18 December 2014 Mrs Liu (not her real name) was an 80-year-old non-English speaking tenant of Housing NSW.
7 Mistakes we make in employment
17 December 2014 Over the course of 2014, Redfern Legal Centre’s specialist employment law service has witnessed many common mistakes we all make during the course of our employment.
Case study: Navigating protections against education providers
15 December 2014 In recent months, Redfern Legal Centre’s International Student Service has seen an increase in complaints against education providers relating to:
‘It Stops Here’ Domestic Violence Reforms roll-out
10 December 2014 Waverley Court Local Coordination Point and Safety Action Meetings   The launch of “It Stops Here: Safer Pathways”, an element of the NSW Domestic Violence Reforms, commenced on 22 September 2014 in the Waverley Court catchment area.