Author: wclc

General Legal Advice

Posted on June 16, 2018

Family

Posted on June 16, 2018

Kaupapa Māori

Posted on June 16, 2018

Refugee & Immigration

Posted on June 16, 2018

Family

Posted on June 16, 2018

Advice for Women

Posted on June 16, 2018

Busking: The unwritten code

Posted on June 15, 2018

The thing about busking is you gotta know where to set up. Location is everything. Don’t bother wasting your time outside a bank, rich people are mean-as, won’t throw you a cent. ... Read more »

Fighting for Justice – Working at Community Law

Posted on June 15, 2018

In my 6 years working at Community Law Wellington and Hutt Valley (CLWHV), the lawyers I have worked with are anything but the vultures described in pop-culture jokes. They are consistently passionate about fighting injustice, driven to get the best for their clients and motivated to ensure everyone in our community understands their rights. ... Read more »

Employment

Posted on June 9, 2018

General

Posted on June 9, 2018

Spotlight on RILAS

Posted on May 16, 2016

Vulnerable migrants As highlighted by Seema’s story, we can provide some assistance to women who are experiencing family violence and whose visa status is dependent on their relationship with their partners. The visa options available to people in these situations depend on the immigration status of their partners: people who leave a violent relationship with

Tenancy conditions and how CLWHV can help

Posted on September 3, 2015

In recent news there have been calls for all rental properties to meet a set of minimum standards. This was highlighted because of a coroner’s finding that the poor condition of a state house had attributed to a toddler’s illness and subsequent death. Moe mai rā e te puawai purotu. In April this year, the