Aboriginal Criminal Courtworker

About the Aboriginal Criminal Courtworker Program

 

Goals/Objectives:
Assists accused offenders to better understand their rights, options and responsibilities when appearing before the courts.

 

Target:
Aboriginal adults and youth charged with criminal offences.

 

Services Provided:

  • Accompany the aboriginal person to court
  • Ensure the person understands their right to speak for themselves or retain legal counsel
  • Explain charges and court orders to the accused
  • Referrals to community programs and services
  • Advocate for court diversions
  • Translation services can be provided upon request
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For more information, please contact:

 

Contact Person

Charlene Walsh

Phone Number

807-727-2847, ext 223

Email Address

court@rlifc.ca

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