News & Events

FWC Report on Modern Awards Documents: Employers call for Greater Accessibility
29 October 2014 The Fair Work Commission (FWC) released a research report in September 2014 into the accessibility of modern awards documents.
Legal Aid NSW Financial Advice in Auslan
29 October 2014 Legal Aid NSW has released three new financial advice films in Auslan for the deaf and hard of hearing community. These new films are a helpful resource covering fines, loans and credit, and home loan stress.
Helping Vulnerable Clients Avoid Bank Fees and Penalties
29 October 2014 The RLC Credit & Debt service regularly assists vulnerable clients dependent on Centrelink income, or otherwise experiencing financial hardship.
RLC wins International Student Community Engagement Award 2014
3 October 2014 Redfern Legal Centre is a proud winner of the 2014 NSW International Student Community Engagement Award for its International Student Advice Service.
NSW Police DNA Backcapture Program
25 August 2014 RLC has experienced a recent spike in people contacting us for advice about DNA collection by NSW Police.
Domestic violence deaths: the case for risk assessment and information sharing
25 August 2014 Under the NSW Domestic and Family Violence Reforms a new service delivery model will be launched in September 2014.
Pregnancy Discrimination in Employment
25 August 2014 Redfern Legal Centre enjoyed the opportunity to attend the launch of the Australian Human Rights Commission’s report into pregnancy discrimination in employment on Friday 25thJuly.
Case Study: Lian’s Story
25 August 2014 Lian (not her real name) was a young international student living in Sydney.
Housing Problems
25 August 2014 Illegal and overcrowded housing for international students has been a hot topic in the media lately.
Increase in Fees at the NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal
25 August 2014 On 1st July 2014, the NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal (NCAT) increased its fees.