Free Patient Legal Service

Peter Mac collaborates with Inner Melbourne Community Legal (IMCL) to deliver a Health Justice Partnership. IMCL provides a free legal service to Peter Mac patients, bringing about better outcomes.

What can IMCL help you with?

IMCL provides help with a range of issues including:

  • Family Law

  • Family Violence

  • Work and Employment

  • Fines and Infringements

  • Housing problems

  • Intervention Orders

  • Victims of Crime

  • Criminal Law.

Referrals can also be made through this service for financial counselling support, for assistance with negotiating with creditors to resolve debt issues.

IMCL cannot assist with Wills and Power of Attorneys. Please speak to the Peter Mac Social Work Department who can provide information and a referral if you need a will or power of attorney.

Please contact IMCL via phone or the online form to make an appointment.

IMCL lawyers are on site at Peter Mac every Thursday morning from 10:00am to 1:00pm (available for phone appointments during COVID restrictions). 

How do you make an appointment?

You can make an appointment by calling IMCL on (03) 9013 0495 from Monday to Friday between 9:00am and 5:00pm.

Or you can fill out the online referral form.

Contact us

If you have any questions, or would like more information about the free legal service, please call:

Peter Mac’s Social Work Department on (03) 8559 5267 or Inner Melbourne Community Legal on (03) 9013 0495.