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Bail for Immigration Detainees - Portsmouth Office for Haslar

Prepares bail applications on behalf of immigrants and asylum seekers in detention at Haslar Detention Centre. Bail applications are presented by barristers who represent detained immigrants and asylum seekers on a pro bono basis. Advice for immigrants and asylum seekers on presenting their own bail applications.



Age UK - Norwich

Advice, information and casework for older people and their carers. Deal with a range of issues, including benefit entitlements, financial worries, housing and care and opportunities for social contact. Home visits for welfare rights assessments. Legal advice by appointment Wednesday 12 noon-2pm. DWP surgery. Day care, shopping, bathing, meals on wheels delivery. Befriending. Wheelchair loans.



Norfolk CAB - King's Lynn

Advice and information on a range of issues. Specialist help in debt, welfare benefits and life skills.



Legal Services Agency - Edinburgh

Legal advice and representation on a range of social welfare issues for people with mental health problems, dementia, learning disability or acquired brain injury. Subjects include disability and care.



Waterloo Action Centre

Advice for all who live or work in Lambeth on welfare benefits, debt, employment, consumer, disability, housing etc. On Thursday 6.30pm-8pm there is also a weekly pro bono legal advice service.



Blackfriars Settlement

Community centre for local people. Work centre drop-in for people with mental health problems Weds 2pm-6.30pm. Literacy & numeracy, ESOL & IT classes. Adventure playground, youth club. Older people's lunch club & social group Thurs & Sunday. Club for older people with visual impairment on Friday. Legal clinic by appointment only. Befriending scheme. Room hire.



Willow, The North Hull Women's Centre

Centre for women and girls aged 16+. Offer accredited and non-accredited training courses, ranging from confidence building to degree level. Counselling. ESOL classes. Legal advice sessions.



Newcastle Law Centre

Employment advice for North East residents. Immigration & Asylum one-off 30 minute advice for Newcastle residents. Immigration Advice line for North East residents -0191 230 4782 (Friday 10am - 12pm)Employment Advice line - 0191 230 4782 (Wednesday 1pm - 3pm).



Plumstead Community Law Centre

Representation and specialist help in employment, housing, welfare rights and immigration. Telephone advice.



Invicta Advocacy Network

Advocacy support for adults aged with mental health problems. Also supports self-advocacy. Specialist advocacy for older people and for people from BME communities. Access to free legal advice. Independent Mental Health Advocacy for people detained under the Mental Health Act. Volunteer advocacy, and service user forums for those with mental health problems.