How can the Bail Support Program help me?
Caxton Legal Centre’s Bail Support Program helps men on remand at Arthur Gorrie Correctional Centre, Brisbane Correctional Centre and Woodford Correctional Centre apply for bail and access support services.
Social workers and lawyers in the program can assist eligible men with bail applications and case planning. Representation may be available for bail hearings.
How do I access the Bail Support Program?
Men on remand at Arthur Gorrie Correctional Centre, Brisbane Correctional Centre and Woodford Correctional Centre can seek advice on the Bail Advice Line, which is open between 10 am and 3 pm every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. This service is only available through the Arunta system as ‘Bail Service’.
Referrals from lawyers, judicial officers and support service staff are encouraged.
Referrals are best made by telephoning the Bail Support Program office on (07) 3181 5666 between 9 am and 4:30 pm on weekdays.
A form to make referrals to the service will be available on this page shortly.