The Advocacy Centre


The Advocacy Centre is a non-profit, community-based organization which provides legal information, education and problem solving for low-income residents of the West Kootenay region, including Nelson, the Slocan Valley, Salmo, Kaslo, Nakusp, Castlegar, Trail and Grand Forks. We are based in Nelson. Staff also travel to Castlegar, Trail, Salmo and Kaslo and provide service by phone, fax and email as required. We focus on topics such as welfare, family law, tenancy, women’s safety and poverty.


topic
Abuse & family violence; Crimes & offences; Debt; Family law; Housing, tenancy & neighbours; Legal help & lawyers; Pensions, benefits & welfare; Taxes & finances; Victims of crime; Women
type of service
Legal advice, representation or advocacy; Information or self-help
location

The Advocacy Centre
The Advocacy Centre 521 Vernon Street, Nelson, BC V1L4E9 521 Vernon Street, Nelson, BC V1L 4E9

phone:
250-352-5777
1-877-352-5777
language support:
English
hours:
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday — 10am – 4pm (closed from 12-1pm) Tuesday — 1-4pm

The Advocacy Centre
The Advocacy Centre Castlegar, BC Castlegar, BC

language support:
English

The Advocacy Centre
The Advocacy Centre Trail, BC Trail, BC

language support:
English

The Advocacy Centre
The Advocacy Centre Salmo, BC Salmo, BC

language support:
English

The Advocacy Centre
The Advocacy Centre Kaslo, BC Kaslo, BC

language support:
English

Last updated July 26, 2015