Role Title: Health Justice Partnership Project Intern
Organisation: Legal Aid WA
Internship Period: Winter (June - July)
Location: Perth CBD
Legal Aid WA wishes to enter into Health Justice Partnerships (HJPs) with various health services providers. The purpose is to provide legal services in a holistic and wraparound context to people experiencing disadvantage and vulnerability. HJPs are common in other states. The project intern would be undertaking research on the operation and effectiveness of those HJPs with a view to making recommendations as to a best practice model in WA.
Legal Aid WA is the public face of the Legal Aid Commission of Western Australia. We are the largest provider of legal aid services in Western Australia, with around 300 lawyers and support staff in 9 offices covering Perth and regional WA. Legal Aid WA aims to promote access to legal services and information for all West Australians.