This factsheet goes with an Ask Lois Webinar from June 2022 explaining what the introduction of ‘affirmative consent’ really means. The webinar covers the history behind the amendments, how they may affect sexual assault reporting, as well as influence cultural change in responding to sexual assault.
Tag: Law Reform & Updates
This factsheet accompanies the Ask LOIS webinar on the Modern Slavery Act (NSW) and its possible impact on victims support.
This factsheet accompanies the Ask LOIS webinar on this topic and covers changes to: applying for support; counselling; gathering evidence; time limits; and accepting payments .
This factsheet accompanies the Ask LOIS webinar on this topic and covers recent changes to the scheme, recognition payments and the immediate needs support package.
This fact sheet covers the relevant laws, practical tips for applying for a restoration order, managing your client’s expectations and understanding when there is a realistic possibility of restoration, The Child Protection Legislation Amendment Bill 2013 and how it might impact restoration outcomes.