Legal Aid QLD – Townsville
Legal Aid Queensland provides legal advice, information and representation for people who can not afford to pay for legal services. Legal Aid offers solicitors and other trained professionals. They can help with family, civil and criminal, civil and general law problems. Legal Aid offers specialist services in family law including conferencing, Domestic Violence Unit, Child Support and Child Representation in the Family Court and Womens Legal Aid. Other services offered include Youth Legal Aid, Duty Lawyers, Mental Health Legal Unit and a prison service. Legal Aid also offers assistance in civil mattters including consumer protection and anti discrimination. Legal Aid oversees the Victims of Crime Compensation Unit and the Farm Finance Service for primary producers in conflict with finance providers. Legal Aid Queensland has a range of specialist legal services including: ACCESS People can get legal help by calling the Legal Aid Queensland information services line on 1300 651 188. * Youth Legal Aid * Women’s Legal Aid * Domestic Violence Unit * Farm and Rural Legal Service * Consumer Protection Unit * Legal Aid Prison Service * Mental Health Legal Unit * Criminal Injuries Compensation Unit * Anti-Discrimination Unit * Integrated Indigenous Strategy Unit These specialist services provide clients with expert help and advice on complex legal matters including domestic violence, child protection, consumer issues, discrimination law and criminal injuries compensation.