Find An Advocate: Legal Assistance

Location: Richmond , BC , 120 - 7000 Minoru Boulevard
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Crisis Services, Disability, Employment and Unemployment, Housing and Tenants, Immigrants and Refugees, Legal Assistance, Multicultural, Seniors and Elders, Welfare, Workers
Telephone: 604-279-7077
Advocacy Description: Free and confidential, trained volunteer advocates at the Outreach & Advocacy program are able to support our clients in many ways. Services range from housing and benefit applications to more...
Tags: multilingual
Location: Revelstoke , BC ,
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Children and Youth, Family, Legal Assistance, Mental Health, Seniors and Elders, Welfare
Telephone: (250) 837-4779
Hours:
8:30 am to 4:00 pm, Monday to Friday
Advocacy Description: We offer free of charge advocacy services in the Columbia/Kootenay regions in BC Canada. Our focus areas are in family law, child welfare,mental health, and seniors issues. We will also do Income...
Location: Montréal , QC , 2, Complexe Desjardins, Tour de l'Est, bureau 1404
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Legal Aid, Legal Assistance
Telephone: 514-873-3562
Advocacy Description: La Commission des services juridiques est l’organisme chargé de l’application de la Loi sur l’aide juridique au Québec. Elle s’assure que l’aide juridique est accessible à toute personne éligible qui...
Tags: legal advocacy, legal aid, legal assistance
Location: Abbotsford , BC , 2420 Montrose Avenue
Type(s) of Advocacy: Disability, Employment and Unemployment, Housing and Tenants, Legal Assistance, Welfare, Workers
Telephone: 604-859-7681 - Ext 207
Hours:
Monday to Friday, 8:30 - 4:00pm; Meetings are generally by appointment only.
Advocacy Description: Serving residents of Abbotsford and Mission. They provide information, advice, referrals and representation on a variety of issues including: 1. Income assistance - disability applications &...
Tags: abbotsford community services
Location: Saskatoon , SK , 123 20th St. West
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Legal Assistance, Legal Info (PLEI)
Telephone: 306-657-6100
Hours:
Walk-In Clinic The Walk In Clinic is for application purposes and runs every Monday and Wednesday between 1:00 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. No appointment is necessary. Once the matter is assigned to a law student, appointments to see them are required. Legal Advice Clinic The appointments run Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. The Legal Advice Clinic is accessible by appointment only, so please call to arrange a time.
Advocacy Description: CLASSIC runs two programs: a Walk-In Advocacy Clinic, and a Legal Advice Clinic. The Walk-In Advocacy Clinic provides clients with legal information and/or basic legal services. Clients are assisted...
Tags: legal clinic
Location: Vancouver , BC , 300 - 1140 West Pender Street
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Disability, Housing and Tenants, Legal Aid, Legal Assistance, Mental Health, Welfare, Workers
Telephone: 604-685-3425
Advocacy Description: The purpose of the Community Legal Assistance Society (CLAS) is to provide legal advice and assistance and to use and develop the law for the benefit of people who are physically, mentally, socially...
Tags: human rights clinic, mental health
Location: Charlottetown , PE , 40 Enman Crescent
Royalty Centre, Room 111
Type(s) of Advocacy: Legal Assistance
Telephone: (902) 892-0853
Advocacy Description: The staff at CLIA provides information, referrals and support to individuals dealing with legal issues. Please note that they cannot provide legal advice. If you need legal advice, please take...
Tags: public legal education
Location: Sechelt , BC , 5520 Trail Avenue
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Legal Aid, Legal Assistance, Legal Info (PLEI), Women
Telephone: (604) 885-4088
Hours:
General office hours are Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm. We are closed Fridays, weekends and holidays.
Advocacy Description: The Community Resource Centre is open to all Sunshine Coast residents seeking information about local resources and services or needing support. Services include: Information and Referral •...
Location: Maple Ridge , BC , 22718 Lougheed Hwy
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Disability, Housing and Tenants, Legal Assistance, Legal Info (PLEI), Seniors and Elders, Welfare, Women
Telephone: 604 467-6911
Advocacy Description: Maple Ridge/Pitt Meadows Community Services' Community Law Advocacy Program provides information, Advice/Assistance, Referrals and Representation for a variety of issues including: • Welfare Issues...
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Type(s) of Advocacy: Legal Aid, Legal Assistance
Advocacy Description: Criminal law offices are staffed with experienced criminal lawyers that provide a full range of representation and advice services for clients who receive Legal Aid Ontaro's assistance retaining a...
Tags: criminal court, criminal law, mental health court, youth court
Location: Maple Ridge , BC , 22318 McIntosh Avenue
Type(s) of Advocacy: Crisis Services, Housing and Tenants, Legal Assistance, Violence, Welfare, Women
Telephone: (604) 467-9939
Advocacy Description: Provides women with practical information, advocacy and help with linking to services such as housing, legal services, income assistance, counseling and other community resources.
Location: Halifax , NS , 2209 Gottingen Street
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Legal Aid, Legal Assistance
Telephone: 902-423-8105
Advocacy Description: Dalhousie Legal Aid Service has been in operation since 1970, and is the only community law clinic in Nova Scotia. The Clinic is a unique partnership of community groups, law students, community...
Tags: information and education, legal aid, legal assistance, resource centre
Location: Greenville , BC , 108 Cooper Avenue
PO Box 91
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Aboriginal and First Nations, Activists, Children and Youth, Debt, Disability, Employment and Unemployment, Health, Housing and Tenants, Legal Assistance, Seniors and Elders, Welfare, Women, Workers
Telephone: 250-621-3450
Hours:
8 am to 5:00 pm
Advocacy Description: Labor dispute Unjust dismissal represent clients who have been unjustly dismissed Housing issues-eviction - mediators Income tax forms - free of charge Medical malpractice Human rights advocates for...
Tags: aboriginal justice, aboriginal rights, disability forms, eviction, human rights, income tax forms, labour dispute, medical malpractice, Nisga'a, old age benefits, unjust dismissal
Location: Smithers , BC , 1188 Main Street
P.O. Box 2920
Type(s) of Advocacy: Aboriginal and First Nations, Addictions, Family, Health, Legal Assistance, Mental Health
Telephone: (250) 847-5211
Advocacy Description: The Friendship Centre supports the Aboriginal community in the Smithers region. They have a variety of programs and services intended to support your life’s journey, including family support, alcohol...
Location: Edmonton , AB , 200, 10115 – 100A Street
Type(s) of Advocacy: Debt, Housing and Tenants, Legal Assistance, Legal Info (PLEI), Welfare
Telephone: 780-702-1725
Advocacy Description: The Edmonton Community Legal Centre (ECLC) is a non-profit organization. We give free legal information and advice to individuals and families in the following areas: Landlord and tenant matters...
Tags: debt law, employment law, Income support appeals, poverty law, Small claims
Location: Edmonton , AB , #401, 10010 105 St.
Type(s) of Advocacy: Employment and Unemployment, Family, Housing and Tenants, Legal Assistance, Prisoners, Violence
Telephone: (780) 428-7590
Hours:
Monday to Friday, 8:30 – 4:30 (closed from noon – 1:00 p.m. daily)
Advocacy Description: At Edmonton John Howard Society, we offer hope and opportunities through a variety of practical services and innovative programs: Housing and help finding housing Help finding employment Help...
Location: Prince George , BC , 1575 – 5th Avenue
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Children and Youth, Crisis Services, Legal Assistance, Women
Telephone: (250) 563-1113 (Prince George)
Advocacy Description: The Fry Society provides a range of services that are intended to provide support and relief to women that struggle with violence or the history of violence: » someone to talk to » information and...
Tags: shelter, transition house, victim services, women fleeing violence, women's shelter
Location: Quesnel , BC , #205 - 350 Barlow Avenue
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Children and Youth, Crisis Services, Legal Assistance, Women
Telephone: (250) 991-0992
Advocacy Description: The Fry Society provides a range of services that are intended to provide support and relief to women that struggle with violence or the history of violence: » someone to talk to » information and...
Tags: shelter, transition house, victim services, women fleeing violence, women's shelter
Location: Burns Lake , BC , PO Box 316
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Children and Youth, Crisis Services, Legal Assistance, Women
Telephone: (250) 692-7559
Other Telephone: 24 hour crisis and support line (250) 692-5720 (Burns Lake)
Advocacy Description: The Fry Society provides a range of services that are intended to provide support and relief to women that struggle with violence or the history of violence: » someone to talk to » information and...
Tags: shelter, transition house, victim services, women fleeing violence, women's shelter
Location: Kamloops , BC , 827 Seymour Street
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Disability, Employment and Unemployment, Housing and Tenants, Legal Assistance, Prisoners, Women
Telephone: 250.374.2119
Other Telephone: Legal Aid Offices: 250.314.1900
Advocacy Description: The Society offers services such as: Housing Support & Eviction Prevention Public Education Court Support Mental Health Support for Tenants Supportive and Informative Group Sessions for Women...
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