Upcoming Training Workshops

Legal Advocacy Workshops • Battered Women’s Support Services

Legal workshops for women in need of legal information on their current family law cases

Legal Advocacy Workshops April 7, 2016 – June 9, 2016, every Thursday 10am – 12pm at BWSS office

  • The workshops are aimed at women who have or are experiencing violence in their relationships and require legal support with the resulting family law and other legal issues. Lawyers from the community with experience in family law will facilitate all workshops.

Format of Workshop: These workshops are designed for women who are ineligible for legal aid and/or in need of legal support for their cases. Lawyers and other professionals with experience on the topic will facilitate all workshops. Women may bring forms or relevant paperwork to the workshop for their own self reference.

What is provided?

  • Legal information, strategies for specific legal issues/topics
  • Resources
  • Coffee/tea

Maximum 20 women per workshop


Our ongoing support for women includes compiling lists of external legal resources, publications and links to external legal services. To access our Legal Resources, please visit here.