What we do

What we do for affected persons:

  • We seek to ensure that no affected person remains isolated from available services.
  • A guide for those affected, assisting them with navigating the various legal proceedings.
  • We will provide fact sheets and facilitate workshops on matters such as preservation of evidence.
  • We are observers, ensuring that those affected are properly represented throughout the various legal proceedings, including at inquest(s) and the public inquiry.
  • We ensure that those affected are treated with dignity and respect, and that they are not taken advantage of.
  • We are an immediate point of contact for relevant legal information.
  • We are able to refer individuals to essential services.

What we do for lawyers:

  • We work with legal representatives to address immediate, urgent legal needs.
  • We foster a collaborative approach between lawyers.
  • We facilitate a contextualised process encompassing culturally specific, trauma, housing and other needs.