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Northern Integrated Family
Violence Services Partnership
For professionals supporting the
safety of victim survivors in Melbourne's
northern metropolitan region

Fitzroy Legal Service – Reservoir Office

Available: Mon - Thurs by appointment
(03) 9484 7753
Region: Darebin
279 Spring Street, Reservoir. VIC 3073
Fitzroy Legal Service – Reservoir office provides free legal advice by appointment to people who live, work or study in the Darebin region. Telephone advice is not provided. Interpreters are available over the phone or in person. During the night service, interpreters are used over the phone. In person interpreters can be used during the day. The service provides initial advice (but not court representation) in most areas of law. In some cases they refer clients to private solicitors, relevant specialist Community Legal Centres or other relevant agencies (e.g. Victoria Legal Aid). Fitzroy Legal Service co-ordinates the Intervention Order Support Service, a free service for applicants seeking Intervention Orders at the Heidelberg Magistrates' Court. Fortnightly outreach at Queerspace (drummond street) for LGBTIQA+ clients with legal issues arising from family violence.