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The Budget Bites Again

Tuesday 9th June / presented by Em Burrows

Recent budget cuts are hurting disadvantaged West Australians.

So says Community Legal Centres Association Executive Director Helen Creed – she says the funding cut will result in centres being forced to cut programs, services and staff.

One of the many centres that will be affected by the cuts is The Women’s Law Centre, which provides a prison outreach program as well as legal services to women incarcerated and legal issues such as child protection and domestic violence matters.

The Women’s Legal Centre Managing Solicitor, Lesley Kirkwood joined us along with the Community Legal Centres Association Executive Director Helen Creed to talk to us about the budget cuts…

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