LawMatters, for public libraries

This blog is for anyone working in the field of public libraries interested in learning more about legal reference resources and services available in BC. LawMatters is a Courthouse Libraries BC outreach program supported by funding from Law Foundation of BC.

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Community Legal Information Workshops at Public Libraries

Public Librarians, Community Advocates and Service Providers: LawMatters is working together with BC libraries to host free community legal information workshops to improve community access to...

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Deadline for 60's Scoop applications is August 30th!

Find out if there is someone in your community that can help with the application process here: http://scoop.wordpress2.vcn.bc.ca Realizing that people living outside the Lower Mainland were st...

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Free Public Webinars for Personal Planning in October

Nidus: The Personal Planning Resource Centre is offering free public webinars in October covering the important topic of personal planning (living persons who may need representation due to illness, d...

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2019 Starter Legal Display Kit - Order forms available now!

LawMatters is pleased to partner once again with Legal Services Society (LSS) to bring you this updated kit. The purpose of the kit is to promote handouts in legal displays for public libraries in...

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Make-A-Will Week in BC is around the corner!

Next week (April 7 to 13) is Make-a-Will Week in British Columbia. The provincial government promotes this week every year to encourage the public to write their will or bring an existing will up-to-d...

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