Social, health and community services supporting Cardinia Shire

Legal advice and support

Court Network - Support in Court
Do you need support in Court? The Court Network is a free confidential community service provided by volunteers for court users. Our volunteers, known as Networkers, support people accessing and navigating court systems through providing non-legal information, navigation and referrals. You can book your support through our referral form or our phone line 1800 571 239.

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Justice of the Peace - Pakenham
Drop in to see a Justice of the Peace to witness Statutory Declarations and receive Affidavits. Tuesday 10am-2pm, Wednesday 5pm-7pm, Friday 10am-2pm.

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Lawyers in Libraries- Pakenham
Free legal advice by appointment. Friday 9.15am - 1.15pm, Pakenham Library. Southeast-Monash Legal Service can help with your legal problem, call (03) 9038 8002 to make an appointment.

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Neighbourhood Watch Cardinia
Neighbourhood Watch Cardinia is a community based crime prevention program. We aim to reduce the incidence of preventable crime in Cardinia Shire.

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Pakenham Library - Myli - My Community Library
Library branches are located at Pakenham and Emerald. A Home Library services is also available and visits townships across Cardinia Shire. Events and program for adults and children. Free Food Friday – every Friday 6pm – 9pm Pakenham Library works with Ultimate Asian Supermarket to provide FREE hot meals made with love every Friday night to serve our community. An opportunity to come and enjoy healthy seasonal food, good company and the chance to meet new people.

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Peninsula Community Legal Centre- Free legal service
PCLC provide free legal advice and assistance in relation to many areas of law including family law, family violence, criminal laws, employment, fines, debt, estate matters, victims of crime, motor vehicle accidents, neighbourhood disputes, tenancy (private rental, rooming house & caravan park), social security law and limited immigration services for family violence victims. Appointments can be by phone or in person at our Cranbourne office or visiting services at Narre Warren and Pakenham.

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Springvale Monash Legal Services Inc.
Provides free, confidential advice and assistance across a wide range of general and specialist legal areas to members of the community.

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Testing Service December
Testing the add service form.

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