To be part of the Program, Volunteer Legal Assistants must be committed to supporting the Centre provide responsive and sympathetic legal assistance to women in Canberra, and;
- be in the second or later year of a law degree or related course of study
- identify as women
- be able to commit to one 6-8 hour shift per week for a minimum of six months. There are planned exceptions to accommodate university exam periods
The Volunteer Legal Assistants Program has recruited volunteers from the Australian National University and University of Canberra.