Education Calendar

Community Advocacy Training 2018

Community Law is offering a fresh series of half-day workshops on essential kaupapa for Community Workers, arming you with the legal knowledge you need to advocate for your clients effectively. The series is designed to blend the legal basics with their practical application, offering the expertise of guest speakers working in the sector.

  • Series of 5 half-day workshops
  • Fridays 9.30am-1.30pm
  • Covers essential kaupapa (topics) for Community Workers and our clients
  • $40 per workshop (ask if you need a free space)
  • To register email Rosie@wclc.org.nz

MAY

Navigating Legal Pathways: Mental Health

Want to get a handle on legal pathways through the mental health system, compulsory treatment and patients’ rights? We’ll get to grips with the Mental Health Act, pathways for support and treatment, and some of the tricky legal issues that come up for people when they’re mentally unwell; employment, Work and Income and tenancy.
Plus, receive a complimentary copy of “Mental Health and the Law”.

Date: Friday 25 May
Venue: St Johns in the City (Cnr Dixon & Willis St) To Register: Email Rosie@wclc.org.nz

JULY

Elder Law

Date: Friday 20 July
Venue: Walter Nash Centre, Lower Hutt

SEPTEMBER

Disability Law

Date: Friday 21 September
Venue: St Johns in the City, Wellington

NOVEMBER

Homelessness

Date: Friday 16 November
Venue: Walter Nash Centre, Lower Hutt

We can deliver workshops to your community group; on Māori land, domestic violence, employment law and many other legal kaupapa. Email info@wclc.org.nz