Upcoming Law for Non-Lawyers Session

Upcoming Law for Non-Lawyers Session
Wed 27 May 2020, 9:30am - 11:00am Online via Zoom Learning and skills
Legal Aid ACT is facilitating a range of informative free trainings in 2020.
The aim of these sessions is to improve legal awareness and effective communication among lawyers and community workers. All members of the public are welcome to attend these sessions.

Financial Hardship, Consumer Law Issues & COVID-19 presented by the Consumer Law Centre.

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on the economy is likely to cause financial hardship for many in our community for months to come. Care Inc provides support to people in financial hardship through their financial counselling program, the Consumer Law Centre and microfinance program. The Consumer Law Centre also provides advice in relation to consumer law issues.

This Session will cover :
Ø Financial hardship and debt – what options are available and how to talk to creditors
Ø Predatory lending and scams
Ø Family violence, financial abuse and the impact of COVID-19
Ø Consumer law issues during the pandemic
Ø Where to get help and advice

This session is being presented by The Consumer Law Centre and will be conducted as an online seminar using Zoom.

RSVP via Eventbrite is essential to receive email instructions on how to attend the event. This event is open to all members of the public so please feel free to share with your colleagues.

RSVP is essential via the Eventbrite link below

If you have any questions about the training, email: community.education@legalaidact.org.au

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