Helping Victorians understand the law

Victoria Law Foundation wants legal information to be easy to find, understand and use. This toolkit draws together resources to help you improve communication and make your community legal information effective.
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Hear from the foundation’s Executive Director, Joh Kirby, about clear writing and common problems with community legal information at our next Better Information Workshop.
Joh Kirby
In May 2014 the foundation launched a new website to make it easier than ever to find the legal information they need. Developed with best practice as the focus, and after consultation with the audience, Everyday-Law breaks new ground.
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The foundation was established in 1967, and since 1969 has been working to improve Victorians' understanding of the law and their legal system.
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Are you a teacher looking for resources to help you inspire your students? We have collected the best VELS and VCE Legal Studies material in one place, so finding them now is easy.
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New edition

A guide to help Victorians find the right help for their problem. It covers Ombudsmen, free or low-cost legal services and private lawyers.

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Response to the Access to Justice Review:

His Honour Judge Ian Gray, State Coroner, Coroners Court of Victoria
Through the hard work of Victoria Law Foundation’s dedicated team, Law Week has grown into a major program in the annual legal calendar.
Former State Coroner, Coroners Court of Victoria
His Honour Judge Ian Gray