Diversity Services

Diversity Services provides access and equity information about the Department of Communities & Justice for people with disability and people from multicultural communities.

Please select a link below to find the information that's right for you.

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People from multicultural communities

People with disability 

Diversity Services also provides advice to the Department and implements innovative strategies to improve access to the justice system for people with disability and people from multicultural communities. Find out more about Diversity Services, including the coordination of:

NEW E-Learning - Decision making  &  Capacity

A new FREE E-Learning based on the Capacity Toolkit is available to the NSW community. The E-Learning has been designed for professionals who work  with people with decision making disabilities in Legal, Health, Finance, Social work and for carers. Learn how to empower people with Decision-making disabilities to make decisions for themselves.

Select Decision-making and capacity E-Learning to access the 30 minute module.

Multicultural plan 

The Department of Communities & Justice is currently working on a new multicultural Plan.

Helping your client with legal issues: a guide for community workers

Community Workers Guide to helping clients with legal issues cover

The Law and You

The cover of The Law and You DVD 

The Law and You: legal information for African communities in NSW is a free DVD available in seven African languages.

The Capacity Toolkit

Capacity Toolkit - cover

The Capacity Toolkit is a guide to assessing a person's capacity to make legal, medical, financial and personal decisions.

So You Have to go to Court!

So you have to go to court! DVD  

So You Have to go to Court! is a video guide to going to court for people with cognitive disability.