JCWI - Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants
115 Old Street
Public phone: 020 7251 8708
Website URL: http://www.jcwi.org.uk
Service offered: Campaigns for justice in immigration, nationality and refugee law and policy. Acts as an expert training resource for other agencies who work in the field. Produces handbooks and other publications. Legal advice on immigration matters including 2 advice lines. Irregular Migrant advice line (0207 553 7470) Mon, Tues and Thurs 10am-1pm. Foreign National Prisoners (0207 553 7468) Weds 10-11am.
Target group: Agencies working with people with problems caused by immigration, refugee and nationality law.
Area served: UK.
How to contact: Agencies - phone, email or write. Does not offer advice to members of the public.
Monday: 10am - 5pm
Tuesday: 10am - 5pm
Wednesday: 10am - 5pm
Thursday: 10am - 5pm
Friday: 10am - 5pm
Wheelchair access: Yes - limited
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Level entrance. Wheelchair user access to reception only. Home visits for people unable to attend the office.
Languages other than English: Access to interpreters and BSL.
Year established: 1967
Staffing: 2 full time, 7 part time.
Public transport: Old Street tube (exit 7). Buses 55, 243.
Record last checked: 03 January 2017