Legal advice and information
Legal advice and information
You can find information here about laws and legal issues. There are details about some of the laws that protect you from discrimination and give you rights, and links to where you can find out more. If you need legal advice, the local Citizen's Advice Bureau is a good place to start. There are also local law centres that offer free legal advice in Wandsworth and nearby.
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Chinese Information and Advice Centre
Lower Ground Floor, 71-73 Charing Cross Road, London, WC2H 0NE
Telephone: 08453 131 868
Description: The Chinese Information and Advice Centre (CIAC) is a registered charity and social enterprise that provides free information, advice and support to disadvantaged Chinese people living in the UK.
Community Care advice at SWLLC
Telephone: 020 8767 2777 (to arrange an appointment)
Description: South West London Law Centres (SWLLC) offers a specialist advice service for people with community care needs.
Postal address: PO Box 6806, Wolverhampton, WV1 9WJ
Telephone: 0300 555 0333
Description: The Legal Ombudsman resolves complaints about legal services in England and Wales.
Local Government and Social Care Ombudsman
Postal address: Local Government and Social Care Ombudsman, 2 The Oaks Westwood Way, Burton Green, CV4 0EH
Telephone: Adviceline: 0300 061 0614
Description: The Local Government and Social Care Ombudsman looks at complaints about councils and all types of care services for adults in England (including care homes and home care providers).
Mental Health Tribunals
First-tier Tribunal (Mental Health), PO BOX 8793, 5th Floor, Leicester, LE1 8BN
Telephone: 0300 123 2201
Description: HM Courts and Tribunals Service reviews the cases of patients detained under the Mental Health Act and can direct the discharge of any patients where the statutory criteria for detention are not met.
Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman
Telephone: 0345 015 4033
Description: This Ombudsman carries out independent investigations into complaints about UK government departments and their agencies, and the NHS in England.
11 Belgrave Road, London, SW1V 1RB
Telephone: 020 7630 2200
Description: The Pensions Ombudsman investigates complaints and disputes about the way that pension schemes are run.
Social Security and Child Support Appeals
Copthall House, 9 The Pavement, Grove Road, Sutton, SM1 1DA
Telephone: 0300 123 1142
Description: HM Courts and Tribunals Service deals with disputes about Social Security and Child Support.
South London Refugee Association (SLRA)
South London Refugee Association, The Vestry Hall, London Road, Mitcham, CR4 3UD
Telephone: 0203 490 3343
Description: This organisation supports refugees, asylum seekers and newly-arrived migrants in South London with various matters, including housing, welfare, access to health and care services and much more.
South West London Law Centres
Telephone: 020 8767 2777
Description: South West London Law Centres (SWLLC) provide free legal advice and representation for people in need across Wandsworth, and south west London.