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Legal help for NSW not-for-profit organisations

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Thanks to the NSW Government's Social Sector Transformation Fund, we're offering free legal advice, resources and free and low-cost webinars to eligible not-for-profit organisatioans and Aboriginal Community Controlled Organisations based in New South Wales. 

Do you need legal help with understanding and navigating the impacts of COVID-19 on your organisation? Does your organisation need employment advice? Is your constitution out of date and making governing hard?

There are hundreds of legal issues not-for-profits and charities face every day. Justice Connect's Not-for-profit Law program is here to help you navigate the process.

Is your organisation eligible?  

If you are a not-for-profit organisation or Aboriginal Community Controlled Organisation in New South Wales, you may be eligible for free legal advice if you:   

  • are small-to-medium-sized with a revenue of under $5 million, and   
  • deliver services to people in the health and social services sector in NSW.
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Social Sector Transformation Fund

We welcome the support of the NSW Government's funding investment for the social services sector. Justice Connect's Not-for-profit Law program received vital funding to deliver a range of legal services for NSW community organisations to help board members, staff and volunteers understand the law, prevent legal problems and increase efficiency.     

Find out more about the Social Sector Transformation Fund and how our partners may be able to further support your organisation with:     

  • Digital and information technology    
  • Governance and strategy    
  • Leadership and workforce planning    
  • Service delivery evaluation, and    
  • Service coordination