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Access Pro Bono Legal Assistance Clinic - Trail

Provides, for those who meet the criteria, free initial tele-conference with a lawyer, follow up appointments and other assistance.more info

Address / Contact Info
Trail Family and Individual Resource (FAIR) Centre Society
2079 Columbia Avenue
, Trail, BC, V1R 1K7
Phone: (250) 364-2326 ext 234
Fax: (250) 364-1255
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Byrdges Line

A Legal Services Society program.more info

Address / Contact Info
Brydges line
Toll-free: 1-866-458-5500
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Community Legal Assistance Society (CLAS)

Provides legal advice and assistance to those who are physically, mentally, socially, economically or otherwise disadvantaged or whose human rights need protection. more info

Address / Contact Info
300 - 1440 West Pender Street
, Vancouver, BC, V6B 1T1
Toll-free: 1-888-685-6222
Phone: (604) 685-3425
Fax: (604) 685-7611
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Duty Counsel: Criminal Law - Nelson Courthouse

If a person can't get legal aid and is charged with a crime, they may be able to get help from duty counsel.more info

Address / Contact Info
320 Ward Street
, Nelson, BC, V1L 1S6
Nelson Courthouse: (250) 354-6165
Fax: (250) 354-6539
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Duty Counsel: Criminal Law - Rossland Courthouse

If a person can't get legal aid and is charged with a crime, they may be able to get help from duty counselmore info

Address / Contact Info
2288 Columbia Avenue
, Rossland, BC, V0G 1Y0
Rossland Courthouse: (250) 362-7368
Fax: (250) 362-9632
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Duty Counsel: Family Law - Nelson Courthouse

Assists lower-income individuals who don't qualify for legal aid with some family law issues, including providing information and helping with the preparation of Court documents.more info

Address / Contact Info
320 Ward Street
, Nelson, BC, V1L 1S6
Nelson Courthouse: (250) 354-6165
Fax: (250) 354-6539
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Duty Counsel: Family Law - Rossland Courthouse

Assists lower-income individuals who don't qualify for legal aid, with some family law issues, including providing information and helping with the preparation of Court documents.more info

Address / Contact Info
2288 Columbia Avenue
, Rossland, BC, V0G 1Y0
Rossland Courthouse: (250) 362-7368
Fax: (250) 362-9632
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Family Justice Centre

Free service to help divorcing or separating parents with parenting arrangements, contact with a child, guardianship, and support issues and resolve disagreements without going to court.more info

Address / Contact Info
2nd Floor - 310 Ward Street
, Nelson, BC, V1L 5S4
Toll-free: 1-888-526-2229
Phone: (250) 354-6433
Fax: (250) 354-6438
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Family LAWLINE

Individuals living on a low income and experiencing a family law issue, may be eligible for free legal advice over the telephone from a family lawyer.more info

Address / Contact Info
Legal Services Society (LSS)
LSS Call Centre: 1-866-577-2595
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Family Maintenance Enforcement Program, Northern and Interior Client Office

Responsible, under the Family Maintenance Enforcement Act, for monitoring and enforcing of all maintenance orders and agreements that are filed with it.more info

Address / Contact Info
Box 830
, Kamloops, BC, V5C 5N1
Client Office: 1-800-663-3933
Cleint Information Line: 1-800-668-3637
Fax: (250) 434-6033
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