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Annual Report 2011 - 2012

Client services

Delivering community outcomes

Major achievements

Work and Development Service

The Work and Development Service – a world first, has allowed clients to work off debts from fines. Working together in Wollongong – one of four areas where Legal Aid NSW has set up the service, are Children’s Court Assistance Scheme Coordinator Sharon Callaghan (centre), Wollongong Legal Aid paralegal Emma Shean (left), and lawyer Linda Meyns. See Fixing fines debt. Photo: Greg Totman for the Law Society Journal