QCOSS event: Relationship debt – tenancy, DV and family law issues unpacked

Region: 
Brisbane
When: 
Monday, May 22, 2017 - 9:00am to 12:30pm
Venue
Address: 
Auditorium rooms, Ground floor Legal Aid Queensland building 44 Herschel Street
Suburb: 
Brisbane
State: 
QLD
Postcode: 
4000
Pricing: 
Free

People who are financially disadvantaged can be vulnerable to complex and interconnected problems related to family law, domestic violence, tenancy and debt, and may not understand their legal rights and responsibilities or where to go for help.

The forum will feature a Q & A panel and presentations from QCOSS, Legal Aid Queensland and Tenants Queensland about:

  • how to manage a jointly held debt in/from a violent relationship or after divorce or separation;
  • new hardship options available from the Banking Industry;
  • tips for prevention and an overview of the essential services industry response to debt in DV situations;
  • the role of Tenants Queensland / QSTARS in assisting tenants who have disputes with lessors and brief overview of options for people whose tenancy is affected by DV

Who should attend?
Team leaders, case managers, financial counsellors and support workers in the community sector.

For more information phone 07 3917 0406.

Interactive forum featuring live Q&A panel
Monday, 22 May 2017 | 9am–12.30pm
Legal Aid Queensland
44 Herschel St, Brisbane

Webinar
Friday, 26 May 2017 | 2.30pm–3.45pm
This webinar will include recordings from the
forum and an opportunity to ask questions.

Register hereRegister here

The forum content will relate to the law as it applies in Queensland.

The forum will be filmed and the video will be added to Legal Aid Queensland’s YouTube channel for community legal education purposes.