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ARC Justice Annual Report 2018-19

ARC Justice 2018-19 Annual Report Released

We are pleased to present the 2018-19 ARC Justice Annual Report. For a full overview of what GVCLC and ARC’s other programs have been up to over the past year, Click Here.

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New Office

We have moved!

As of the 6th of November 2019, Goulburn Valley Community Legal Centre has moved to: 1 High St Shepparton 3630 (Corner Welsford St.) Our new location is conveniently located in the centre of Shepparton opposite the Shepparton Law courts.Entrance to the office is via the rear of the building accessed off Welsford St on the Ground […]

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Supporting call for a national commissioner for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children

We are proud to support SNAICC’s call for a national commissioner for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and young people. A national independent body is needed to drive national change and address the over representation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in the out of home care system. It must have powers to […]

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Submission supports renewed calls for a spent conviction scheme in Victoria to help people move on with their lives

The Andrews Labor government in Victoria is currently running an inquiry into a spent convictions scheme in Victoria, chaired by Fiona Patten MP. A spent convictions scheme is well overdue in Victoria, being the only state without a legislated scheme to limit criminal record enquiries for people with minor crimes in their past. Hayley Mansfield, […]

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Employment Opportunity: Intake Lawyer LCCLC

Intake Lawyer – .6 to 1.0 EFT Negotiable Are you seeking an opportunity to apply your legal and people skills in a diverse and stimulating environment that enables access to justice for some of regional Victoria’s most vulnerable community members? We have the role for you! The Bendigo based Loddon Campaspe Community Legal Centre (a […]

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Employment Opportunity: Legal Intake Officer GVCLC

Legal Intake Officer – 2 positions available sharing 1.6 EFT. Are you seeking an opportunity to apply your legal and people skills in a diverse and stimulating environment that enables access to justice for some of regional Victoria’s most vulnerable community members? We have the role for you! The Shepparton-based Goulburn Valley Community Legal Centre […]

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A ‘lightbulb moment’ for one of our clients

Sally* is a disability support pensioner. Earlier this year, she approached Goulburn Valley CLC  after she was arrested by the local Sherriff and bailed to appear before a Magistrate in relation to 14 warrants totalling almost $4,500 in unpaid parking tickets, speeding fines and tolls accrued by her ex-husband and her son in cars registered […]

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Hayley Mansfield

Welcome Hayley Mansfield

Goulburn Valley CLC is thrilled to announce the appointment of Hayley Mansfield as ARC Justice’s new Executive Officer. Hayley’s appointment heralds an exciting new chapter for our organisation and we look forward to working with her to empower disadvantaged and vulnerable rural Victorians. Hayley is currently the General Manager, Family and Community Services at Bendigo and District Aboriginal Co-operative. She has previously […]

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Bring your Bills Day

Goulburn Valley Community Legal Centre and Consumer Affairs Victoria are pleased to present two BRING YOUR BILLS DAYS! These FREE clinics are for people who need advice or assistance with bills and debts. Members of the community are invited to bring their bills along on the day to receive free and confidential advice from a […]

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Therapeutic Justice Program launch

The Therapeutic Justice Program was launched on the 13 of November 2015 at the Old Courthouse in Shepparton and officiated by His Honour Peter Lauritsen, the Chief Magistrate of Victoria. The Therapeutic Justice Program is a partnership between Goulburn Valley Community Legal Centre (GVCLC) and Primary Care Connect (PCC), funded by the Victorian Legal Services Board […]

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