News & Media Releases

Peninsula Community Legal Centre (PCLC) is launching a new special legal service for people aged 65 and over. The Centre will be offering a free monthly elder law service at its Rosebud office to provide advice to older people on a wide range of legal problems. The service will be launched on Friday 16 April […]

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Peninsula Community Legal Centre (PCLC) has released a new report which sheds light on the little known and often shocking conditions in private rooming houses across Melbourne’s southeast. Rooming house residents surveyed by PCLC’s rooming house outreach program paint a picture of woeful living conditions that would shock most Victorians, particularly given that some are […]

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We know that many people in our community are experiencing legal problems due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Our community engagement officer Kirsten Young spoke to 3CR 855am’s Done by Law podcast about the common legal issues our clients have been facing as a result of COVID-19, including family violence, parenting arrangements and family law issues, […]

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The COVID-19 pandemic presents a number of urgent housing and homelessness challenges, which the Peninsula Community Legal Centre has been working hard to address.  “Homelessness Week highlights that everyone needs safe accommodation, including people who are sleeping rough, living in over-crowded conditions such as rooming houses, or otherwise needing to self-isolate but without means to […]

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