Mental Health Legal Centre Inc.
Links to other Resources
What happens when a person with a mental illness is arrested?
- What Happens When a Person with a Mental Illness is Arrested? 605 KB
Who can be present at the police interview; when can a lawyer be involved; where do you go after arrest; what is the custodial medical unit; when should case manager be notified; what is court liaison service; how can the accused person plead; rights.
Energy and Water Ombudsman
The Energy and Water Ombudsman has the power to investigate and resolve disputes between Victorian energy consumers and their electricity, gas and water companies. This is a free service.
Debts and Credit
There are a range of free financial counselling services, telephone advice services and consumer credit legal services throughout Victoria. The below site lists helpline numbers which may be able to offer you advice on credit and debt problems, or refer you to an appropriate service.
Mental Health Act
- Community Treatment Order Guidelines
Website has access to pdf document or you can order free hard copy
- Public Housing Fact Sheets
You can dowload the above fact sheets on the left of the Flemington / Kensington Legal Service site