Legal Services Society - Aboriginal community legal workers

Hours: 

Justice Access Centre
Tue: 8am to 4pm

Tillicum Haus Health Centre
Mon: 1pm to 4pm

Advocacy Description: 

Aboriginal community legal workers are Legal Services Society (LSS) staff who can:

  • give legal advice about family and child protection law, and issues such as residential schools, housing, and wills and estates
  • explain the legal process and other options such as mediation
  • attend court with you
  • help you prepare forms and letters
  • participate in negotiations
  • talk on your behalf to Ministry of Children and Family Development staff, a legal aid lawyer, duty counsel, or your Band
  • make referrals to other services

Aboriginal community legal workers are available in Nanaimo and Duncan.

Location

Nanaimo - Tillicum Haus Health Centre
602 Haliburton Street
Nanaimo , BC V9R 4W5
Canada
Phone: 250-753-6578 or 1-800-578-8511