knowmore provides free legal advice and practical assistance in a confidential and supportive environment.
Our lawyers can help you understand what options are available to you for compensation or redress under the National Redress Scheme, other victims of crime schemes, common law or civil law.
If you decide to make a claim under the National Redress Scheme, we’ll help you with your application and represent you through the process.
We can also help you with processes like lodging complaints with police, finding old records and understanding legal issues.
While our lawyers give you the legal advice you need, our specialist counsellors/social workers will support you along the way and help you find the right services.
People engaging with the National Redress Scheme (NRS) can access a range of free services including counselling, case management, advice and support. For more information visit the NRS website.
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This newsletter has been republished from the National Redress Scheme. For further information, please visit the National Redress Scheme website or call 1800 737 377 Monday to Friday, 8am to 5pm (local time), excluding public holidays. Application progress As of 1...read more
The following newsletter was originally published by the National Redress Scheme. To find out more please visit: https://www.nationalredress.gov.au/ Latest institutions to join the National Redress Scheme This newsletter includes an update on the latest institutions...read more