Free phone legal help during COVID-19
| Whilst our physical office is closed, Inner Melbourne Community Legal is continuing to provide free legal help over the phone to people experiencing hardship who live, work, study or are connected to services in the inner-city area. |
Community organisations are instrumental in getting legal services to those in need
We have set up the following direct mobile numbers to our lawyers in order to facilitate referrals and encourage you to get in touch:
In these times of rapid change we are attempting to assist however we can
In particular, we know that this crisis is likely to increase the incidence of family violence. Our lawyers can provide legal advice to both victim survivors and respondents to intervention order applications. It is important to get independent legal advice and we encourage all service providers to let people know that we can provide free, confidential phone help prior to court hearings.
We are also working with other organisations to advocate for systemic change on critical issues such as rental evictions, family violence and fines.
You can stay updated on our services and advocacy during the pandemic here: