The TRU Legal Clinic Society was incorporated in March 2017 with Thompson Rivers University as its sole Member. It is the legal entity whose purpose is to provide legal assistance through TRU CLC.
TRU CLC is mandated to provide legal services to low income clients, as well as opportunities for practical learning for students from the TRU Faculty of Law. This work includes case files, community outreach and public legal education.
The Outreach Worker is the primary point of contact between TRU CLC and the communities it serves in order to ensure that TRU CLC is serving those communities to the fullest extent possible and that students participating in TRU CLC have the opportunity to work on a broad range of client files.
The Outreach Worker is responsible for liaising with community groups and individual clients in Kamloops and the broader Thompson Nicola Cariboo region, so that:
This position is responsible for conducting the community outreach operations of TRU CLC, including:
Executive Director, TRU CLC