Hackney Community Law Centre
8 Lower Clapton Road
Public phone: 020 8985 5236
Website URL: http://www.hclc.org.uk
Service offered: Legal advice and representation for the local community. Subjects include housing (0208 525 8613 / 0208 525 8617 / 0208 525 8620) , immigration and asylum (0208 525 8612 / 0208 525 8621), employment (0208 525 8623), discrimination, welfare benefits (0208 525 8622 / 0208 525 8624), debt, community care. Advice line open 10am-1pm Monday, Wednesday and Friday 11am-1pm for immigration advice. Duty possession scheme for tenants facing eviction at the County Court. Also legal advice and seminars for small businesses and community groups.
Target group: People who live or work in London Borough of Hackney.
Area served: London Borough of Hackney.
How to contact: Phone/Email or via website (no drop-in service available).
Monday: 10am to 5pm
Tuesday: 10am to 5pm
Wednesday: 10am to 5pm
Thursday: 10am to 5pm
Friday: 10am to 5pm
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 10am - 5pm
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: One parking space for disabled people. Lift in building.
Languages other than English: French, Italian, Spanish, access to interpreters and BSL.
Charity number: 1016171
Year established: 1976
Staffing: 7 full time, 7 part time.
Public transport: Hackney Central train station - 5-10 minutes walk. Buses 38, 48, 55, 106, 253, 277, 242, D6.
Record last checked: 11 September 2020