Legal Advocacy

This program offers direct advocacy to individuals female and male and their families to assist them with legal issues not covered by Legal Aid: Income Assistance (applications, appeals and tribunals), Disability (applications and appeals), Canada Pension Plan (applications and appeals), Tenant/landlord disputes (appeals and dispute resolution), Family Law (information and referral), Employment Standards (information and dispute resolution), Worksafe BC (referral, form completion and information), Bankruptcy (referral and information).

Address / Contact Info

Women's Contact Society
P.O. Box 4094 51A South Fourth Avenue Williams Lake, BCV2G 1J6
Contact name: Matthew Granlund

Phone Numbers

Phone : (250) 392-4118
Fax : (250) 392-4145

Hours of Operation

Regular hours: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday - Wednesday 12 noon to 7:00 pm

Walk-in hours: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday - Wednesday 12 noon to 7:00 pm


Accessibility features: wheelchair accessible

Service Details

Referral protocol: self
Accepting new patients / clients: Accepting new clients

Web Links

Location Map

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This program was last updated on 18 Nov 2015.