LOIS - Legal Online Information Services NSW

LOIS is a free and secure website that provides online legal support training and advice for community workers across NSW. It aims to assist workers in their role when responding to women who are experiencing or escaping domestic violence. It is particularly targeted at regional and rural workers. It provides legal information and training on issues such as domestic violence apprehended violence orders family law child protection subpoenas victims compensation and much more. FORTNIGHTLY ONLINE WORKSHOPS: Interactive training webinars on domestic violence and family law hosted by solicitors and experts across the field and access to our past webinars -FREE ONLINE ADVICE & SUPPORT: Chat with a solicitor online or via videoconferencing during 'LOIS is IN' from 11am - 1:00pm every Wednesday for legal support and advice -CASE STUDIES: learning materials that explore the different issues surrounding domestic violence -DISCUSSION FORUMS: Forums are broken up by topics and regional locations so you can create an online community to share information resources and collaborate. You can even request a private invite-only forum! -RESOURCE LIBRARY: Our extensive resource library contains a range of plain English fact sheets toolkits videos and links to useful external websites -DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SERVICE DIRECTORY: Browse by region or community to find domestic violence services for your client