Women's Legal Service (Qld) - Domestic and Family Violence and Family Law Basics Webinar

11 June 2020

Women’s Legal Service Queensland (WLSQ), in partnership with Arrow Energy are delivering a free webinar about Domestic and Family Violence and Family Law Basics: Covid-19 for domestic violence service providers and community services on Wednesday 17 June 2020 from 12pm – 2pm.

WLSQ is a specialist community legal centre providing free legal and social work services to Queensland women. We assist women with family law, child support, domestic violence, child protection issues, financial abuse protection unit and counselling notes protect as well as providing community legal education. For more information please visit: www.wlsq.org.au.

The webinar will cover:

Part 1

  • Understanding domestic violence and trauma
  • Assessing risk and safety planning
  • COVID and Domestic Violence
  • Applying for a Domestic Violence Order
  • Sarah’s Story – case example

Part 2

  • Children’s safety – legal framework
  • Family Law Basics
  • COVID 19 and Parenting Matters
  • Residential Tenancies and DV COVID regs
  • Questions – Ask a Solicitor!

To attend this webinar, please register at https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYvceGtqjosGdR9hrAMwk6auEGeeHl1h7j6

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

On 17 June 2020, please go to the email you received once you registered and click on the link to join the webinar. Your microphone will be muted automatically as you join and the session will be recorded.


Do I need a Zoom account to join the Webinar?
No, you do not require a Zoom account to join a Zoom Webinar or Meeting. Upon clicking the meeting link, you will be prompted to either download the software or join the meeting via a web browser.


Will I have access to handout materials?

Yes, we will email you the link to the PPT and any handouts once you register and before the webinar. These files will also be made available for download during the session.


Can I ask questions and submit responses via webinar?

Yes, you will be able to ask any questions via the Chat function or by virtually raising your hand. You can also email any questions to [email protected]. These will be monitored during the webinar.


Will the webinar be recorded?

Yes, we will be recording the webinar. If you are unable to attend, or only view part of the webinar but would like access to all content, please email [email protected].


What if there are technical issues?

Please email [email protected] if you experience technical difficulties. We will email out additional instructions to join the webinar in the event of technical difficulties. We will aim to resolve any issues as soon as possible.