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What we've supported

We've been awarding grants since 1969. Explore some of the recent projects we've funded.

Since our establishment, we’ve supported better justice in Victoria through our grants program. We have long been at the forefront of addressing legal need in Victoria by:

  • providing establishment funding for a wide range of legal organisations designed to support the community
  • funding community and legal organisations to develop legal information and resources, run education programs and provide legal assistance
  • supporting community legal education through funding Law Week events.

Search through our list of recently funded projects to learn more about what we support.

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Empowering communities through peers

A peer legal education project that will educate, empower and help women in the West Heidelberg region navigate the legal system when experiencing family violence and related legal issues.

Grant Round: 2019/20
Amount: $20,000

Type: Community Legal Grant

Recipient: Women's Legal Service Victoria

2019/2020FamiliesFamily violence
Legal Information Sessions Shepparton: Prevention is better than cure

A series of information sessions for Sudanese, South Sudanese and Congolese community members in the Shepparton region to increase understanding and awareness of Australian laws and the legal system.

Grant Round: 2019/20
Amount: $13,186

Type: Community Legal Grant

Recipient: Womens Health Goulburn North East

2019/2020Refugees and migrants
Employment Document Interpretation Service – Pilot

A service for Victorian employees seeking legal advice in relation to contracts and documents related to their employment or other work.

Grant Round: 2019/20
Amount: $20,000

Type: Community Legal Grant

Recipient: Job Watch Inc

2019/2020Employment
HIV Disclosure Resource

Development of a resource to inform people living with HIV of their rights and protections when disclosing their HIV status.

Grant Round: 2019/20
Amount: $7,000

Type: Community Legal Grant

Recipient: People Living With HIV/AIDS Victoria Inc (Living Positive Victoria)

2019/2020Health
Law Week Online

An online program events for the Goulburn community including coffee with with a cop, Wills and estates and the law and COVID-19.

Grant Round: 2019/20
Amount: $1,340

Type: Small grant

Recipient: Goulburn Valley Regional Library Corporation

2019/2020Legal health check
COVID–19: Employment Rights Q&A

An online Q&A on employment rights based on frequently asked questions from the community.

Grant Round: 2019/20
Amount: $2,000

Type: Small grant

Recipient: Job Watch Inc

2019/2020Employment
Sisters in Crime's 14th Law Week event: The ABC of DNA

On online panel discussion with forensic specialists about how DNA profiling functions as a forensic technique in criminal investigations and what happens when it goes wrong.

Grant Round: 2019/20
Amount: $1,000

Type: Small grant

Recipient: Sisters in Crime Australia

2019/2020Criminal lawPerformance and entertainment
Lawyers in Libraries - Moonee Valley

Free, popup information stalls offering legal health checks, providing information on legal issues and about how to access free and local legal services in three libraries in the Moonee Valley area.

Grant Round: 2019/20
Amount: $1,552

Type: Small grant

Recipient: Moonee Valley Legal Service Inc

2019/2020Legal health check