DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

Marrickville Legal Centre (MLC) has been providing specialist advice and assistance to victims of domestic and family violence for over 30 years. We provide an easily accessible community-based service, with a focus on helping clients who may be uncomfortable approaching the police or court services for assistance.

How we can help

We can provide specialist domestic and family violence casework and support services including:

  • Support and referrals
  • Legal advice & advocacy
  • Risk assessment
  • Safety planning

Who can we help

We are here to help those experiencing domestic or family violence, with a particular focus on assisting people who may be uncomfortable approaching the police or court services for assistance. Our clients include victims of domestic and family violence from:

  • Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander communities
  • Recently arrived migrant communities
  • People identifying as LBGTIQ
  • Young people
  • People with disabilities

We can help anyone living in the Inner West or South West of Sydney

Call us for an appointment

Marrickville Legal Centre is open from:
9.30am to 1pm and 2pm to 5pm, Monday to Friday.
We recommend phoning (02) 9559 2899 to make an appointment if possible.

Training for community organisations

We provide training for community organisations on a range of issues relating to domestic and family violence such as Apprehended Violence Orders, Safer Pathways Reform, Safety Planning and Risk Assessment. For further information about training please contact us on (02) 9559 2899.