To learn more about the role of Communication Assistants, here are some resources and links you may find helpful.
The Advocates Gateway website provides highly practical advice for legal professionals e.g. toolkits to assist with the preparation of questions for vulnerable people.
Auckland District Law Society
The Auckland District Law Society supports professional development of lawyers in across New Zealand.
Intermediaries for Justice
The Intermediaries for Justice (IFJ) is the professional body for intermediaries who work in the justice system with police, judges and lawyers.
Ministry of Justice
CA process and referral indicators
Rules of giving evidence