Specialist legal assistance forums

Community Legal Education Legal Assistance Forum

The Community Legal Education Legal Assistance Forum promotes cooperation and collaboration between legal service providers who are delivering and initiating community legal education activities.

Children and Families Legal Assistance Forums

The Children and Families Legal Assistance Forum encourages cooperation and collaboration between legal assistance service providers working with families and children and to promote good practice across legal assistance services in the delivery of legal and related services to families and children.

Best Practice and Evidence Base Working Group

The Best Practice and Evidence Base Working Group promotes cooperation and collaboration between legal and non-legal service providers (as appropriate) to improve the quality and effectiveness of services and client outcomes through improved practice, efficient systems and professional, well-trained staff.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Service Planning Working Group

The purpose of the working group is to promote cooperation and collaboration between legal assistance service providers and non-legal services, including social, community and health services working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Mental Health Service Planning Working Group

The Mental Health Service Planning Working Group promotes cooperation and collaboration between legal and non-legal service providers, including social, community and health services working with people with mental health issues, intellectual disability, or cognitive impairment.