National

Information in your language

Department of Human Services information and resources translated
http://www.humanservices.gov.au/customer/information-in-your-language/

Australian Refugee Association

Settlement services for refugees
http://www.australianrefugee.org/

What’s the law?

Australian law for new arrivals
http://www.nationallegalaid.org/home/what-s-the-law/

Definitions relating to family law

Plain English definitions relating to family law in Australia
https://www.immi.gov.au/migrants/family/definitions.htm

Family violence and your visa

Translated documented describing
http://www.immi.gov.au/migrants/family/family-violence.htm

Mental Health in Multicultural Australia

Builds awareness of mental health and suicide prevention amongst Australians from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.
http://www.mhima.org.au/

Australian Capital Territory

What’s the law? Australian law for new arrivals (family law)

A YouTube video explaining family law and divorce to new migrants
http://youtu.be/52DsbbLhD1g?list=PLdFk4ZQKiXFX6GJuB__otv3osIy2AAhpq

What’s the law? Australian law for new arrivals (family violence)

A YouTube video explaining family violence and divorce to new migrants
http://youtu.be/Av3P4qrTLKw?list=PLdFk4ZQKiXFX6GJuB__otv3osIy2AAhpq

Migrant and Refugee Settlement Services of the ACT

http://marss.org.au/

Northern Territory

Legal aid information in other languages

Information about contacting NT legal aid via TIS.
http://www.ntlac.nt.gov.au/

Multicultural Community Services of Central Australia

Settlement services for refugees and migrants
http://www.mcsca.org.au/

Multicultural Council of the Northern Territory

Offering advice and information about multicultural issues
http://www.mcnt.org.au/

New South Wales

Factsheets and resources

Fact sheets and resources searchable by language
http://www.legalaid.nsw.gov.au/get-legal-help/factsheets-and-resources

Help over the phone

Free telephone service with access to TIS.
http://www.legalaid.nsw.gov.au/get-legal-help/legal-helpline

Sydney Multicultural Community Services

Offers multicultural services including workshops with Legal Aid NSW on family law
http://www.sydneymcs.org.au/

Ethnic Communities’ Council of NSW

A peak body for CALD communities in NSW
http://www.eccnsw.org.au/Home.aspx

Queensland

Translated material

Translated materials in a range of languages
http://www.legalaid.qld.gov.au/publications/Pages/Translated-material.aspx

Multicultural Development Association

An independent settlement organisation for QLD
http://mdaltd.org.au/

Multicultural resource directory – QLD Government

A searchable online directory of CALD services in QLD
http://www.datsima.qld.gov.au/publications-governance-resources/multicultural-resource-directory

South Australia

What’s the law? Australian law for new arrivals (family law)

A YouTube video explaining family law and divorce to new migrants
http://www.lsc.sa.gov.au/cb_pages/np_whats_the_law_family_law.php

What’s the law? Australian law for new arrivals (family violence)

A YouTube video explaining family law and protection regarding family violence
http://www.lsc.sa.gov.au/cb_pages/np_whats_the_law_family_violence.php

Legal education workshops for emerging migrant communities

Education project for new and emerging migrant communities' needs.
http://www.lsc.sa.gov.au/cb_pages/mile_legal_education_workshops.php

Multicultural Communities Council of SA

Directory of community services for CALD people in SA
http://www.mccsa.org.au/home/

Legal Services 

List of CLC’c for CALD communities
http://www.multicultural.sa.gov.au/new-migrants/legal-services

Tasmania

Legal Aid Commission of Tasmania

An overview of the family law system and services Legal Aid TAS offer.
http://youtu.be/bgii2ZzyuzQ

Family violence

An overview of family violence and options that are available and services Legal Aid TAS offer.
http://youtu.be/Uzbn6vG5At4

Migrant Resource Centre (Northern Tasmania) INC

Services and advice for CALD people in Northern Tasmania
http://www.mrcltn.org.au/

Multicultural Council of Tasmania

Voluntary not-for-profit aimed at assisting CALD Tasmanians
http://mcot.org.au/

Victoria

Speak to us in your language

Phone services to speak to Victoria Legal Aid in a range of different languages
http://www.legalaid.vic.gov.au/contact-us/speak-to-us-in-your-language

Get help in your own language

Written advice in a range of different languages
http://www.legalaid.vic.gov.au/get-legal-services-and-advice/free-legal-advice/get-help-in-your-own-language

Action on Disability Within Ethnic Communities

Assistance for people with disabilities from ethnic backgrounds
http://www.adec.org.au/

Migrant and Multicultural Services

Victorian Government

Directory of migrant and multicultural services in VIC
http://www.vic.gov.au/law-justice/citizenship-immigration/migrant-multicultural-services.html

Court Network

Court Network is a unique court support service operating throughout Victoria and Queensland.

http://www.courtnetwork.com.au/

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