Aboriginal Community Legal Workers


Legal Services Society staff who give legal information and limited advice; explain the legal process; attend court with clients; help clients prepare forms and letters; participate in negotiations; talk on a client’s behalf to Ministry of Children and Family Development staff, a legal aid lawyer, duty counsel, or the client’s Band; and make referrals to other services.


topic
Aboriginal; Courts & tribunals; Family law; Legal help & lawyers
type of service
Legal advice, representation or advocacy; Information or self-help
location

Duncan - Community Options
Duncan - Community Options 200 Cowichan Way, Duncan, BC V9L3Y1 200 Cowichan Way, Duncan, BC V9L 3Y1

phone:
250-748-1160 or 1-800-578-8511
language support:
English
hours:
Wednesday —1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.; Thursday and Friday — 8:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Nanaimo
Nanaimo Justice Access Centre; 302 – 65 Front Street, Nanaimo, BC V9R5H9 Justice Access Centre; 302 – 65 Front Street, Nanaimo, BC V9R 5H9

phone:
1-800-578-8511
Direct line 250-741-5529
language support:
English
hours:
Tues — 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Nanaimo
Nanaimo Tillicum Haus Health Centre; 602 Haliburton Street, Nanaimo, BC V9R4W5 Tillicum Haus Health Centre; 602 Haliburton Street, Nanaimo, BC V9R 4W5

phone:
250-753-6578
1-800-578-8511
language support:
English
hours:
Tuesday — 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Last updated October 27, 2015