About HALC

The HIV AIDS Legal Centre (HALC) is a not-for-profit, specialist community legal centre, and the only one of its kind in Australia.

Vision and Values

  • To provide free and comprehensive legal assistance (within operational guidelines) to people in NSW with HIV or Hepatitis-related legal matters;
  • To undertake Community Legal Education and Law Reform activity in areas relating to HIV and Hepatitis.
  • To provide legal training, education and experience to employees and volunteers;
  • To liaise and work in partnership with other organisations to achieve these objectives

HALC provides volunteering opportunities for law students and graduates completing their legal training. For more information about volunteering at HALC, please go to our Volunteering page.

HALC is governed by a Management Committee including three executive, three ordinary members and two appointed staff members (the Principal Solicitor and Coordinator). The HALC Constitution is available to download as a PDF here.