OBTAINING HELP

In need of free legal advice? Find organisations below which can provide assistance with regards to: 

  • Welfare benefits 

  • Not-for-Profit assistance

  • Housing advice 

  • Employment and discrimination advice

  • Family advice

  • Asylum and immigration advice

  • And more...

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WELFARE BENEFITS

The resources below provide free legal support in relation to welfare benefits. Find advice relating to: benefit entitlement calculations; challenging and appealing Employment and Support Allowance and Personal Independence Payment decisions; and claiming disability benefits. Additionally, find a step-by-step guide on how to deal with benefits-related problems and a list of organisations who can also offer support.

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ASSISTANCE FOR NOT-FOR-PROFITS

The resources below provide free legal support for non-governmental organisations and social enterprises. Find advice relating to: training and workshops; translation and interpretation services; research programmes; and legal support.

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HOUSING ADVICE

The resources below provide free legal support for housing issues. Find advice relating to: landlord and tenant disputes; eviction; homelessness; serious disrepair; rent arrears; withheld deposits; housing related benefits; and anti-social behaviours.

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EMPLOYMENT AND DISCRIMINATION ADVICE 

The resources below provide free legal support for employment and discrimination issues. Find advice relating to: dismissal; redundancy; disciplinary and grievance matters; pay; age, race, sex, religious and disability discrimination; employment contracts; employment status; Covid-19 related employment matters; parental rights and flexible working; time off work; and employment tribunal support.

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FAMILY ADVICE

The resources below provide free legal support for family issues. Find advice relating to: domestic violence and abuse; childcare; safeguarding; separation and divorce; education; and attending court. 

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ASYLUM AND IMMIGRATION ADVICE

The resources below provide free legal support for asylum and immigration issues. Find advice relating to: understanding the asylum system and asylum status; Naturalisation, EUSS, Settlement, Visa and Passport applications; asylum claims; children's immigration; refused asylum; and access to housing, education and health care. 

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MISCELLANEOUS 

The resources below provide free legal support in various areas. Find advice relating to: litigants in person; community care issues; consumer related issues; universal credit; debt; mental health rights and protection; health and social care; energy; and business advice for start-ups.