On 16 December 2014, QAILS (on behalf of the National Association of Community Legal Centres) granted Accreditation and Certification to the Robina Community Legal Centre for a period of three years.

Congratulations to members, particularly the sub-committee for your hard work resulting in this achievement!  Dawn Francoeur, Amanda Tomlinson, Adeline Yap and Nitika Balaram in particular, please take a bow.

Special thanks to Jude Clarkin the Queensland Accreditation Co-Ordinator for working with us and to the LGBTI Legal Service, QIFV Legal Service and Caxton Legal Centre for your magnificent support.  We acknowledge it is only with such support that RCLC could ever have crossed the line.

Indeed, compliance procedures in start-up have been a considerable challenge for us as a volunteer-only, start-up CLC, so we are particularly pleased to have completed this work.  It allows us to now continue with front line service delivery with helpful systems and procedures in place.  We hope to continue ‘unbroken’ …