You're invited to join the CIJ's Michael Haralambous and Victorian Disability Award winner Dorothy Armstrong for a discussion about the persistent challenges for people with ABI in the criminal justice system.
This event will cover some of the work the CIJ has been doing to influence change in the criminal justice system as well previewing some of the Supporting Justice project's work, including:
SupportingJustice.net - a website developed by CIJ to help people find support in the criminal justice system.
Our Voices podcast - a co-production of the Voices for Change self-advocacy group and the CIJ for the Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability.
You can watch a video that gives an overview of people who have ABI's and their experience with the justice system here.
This event is part of Law Week 2020.
Acknowledgement of country
RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business.