Media Release: CLCNSW welcome crucial funding from NSW government
CLCNSW welcome crucial funding from NSW governmentNSW Attorney General Mark Speakman today announced over $6 million over two years in additional funding for community legal centres in NSW, stepping in to fill the void created by a pending reduction in funding by the federal government of 23 per cent in NSW. More >
Pending Federal funding cuts to community legal centres across Australia will put some of the most vulnerable people in the country at further risk of harm. Community Legal Centres NSW is calling on the Federal Government to commit to reversing the cuts, in light of support from the NSW Attorney General and commitments from the Labor Party.
Community Legal Centres NSW (CLCNSW) have welcomed today's announcement of the Australian Labor Party's commitment to campaigning against Federal funding cuts to community legal centres, due to commence on 1 July 2017.