Specialist Social Welfare advice for residents of Northamptonshire
Community Law Service (Northampton and County) (formerly Welfare Rights Advice Service - Northampton and County) is the largest independent advice provider in Northamptonshire.
We are a registered charity providing independent and confidential specialist legal advice, representation, training and cosultancy services. We work in partnership with a wide range of statutory and voluntary agencies.
We provide a comprehensive casework service from the beginning to the conclusion of your case, including representation at court / tribunal if necessary, in the areas of Welfare Benefits, Immigration, Debt, Employment and Housing. Please call us for advice. All our caseworkers and solicitors work to standards set by the Legal Aid Agency.
We have also developed a not for profit fee paying service in immigration for those who do not qualify for Legal Help.
We are a Countywide service and have offices at:
- Northampton Advice Centre 49-53 Hazelwood Road, Northampton, NN1 1LG
- Information and Access Point The Guildhall NN1 1DE
- Rushden Advice Shop 32 High Street, Rushden, NN10 0PW
- Wellingborough F.I.S.H. Shop, 2A Cambridge Street, Wellingborough
Community Law Service accepts direct referrals from a wide range of voluntary sector organisations, housing officers, support and community workers. We can help with: Debt, Benefits, Housing, Employment and Immigration issues. Simply complete the Online Referral form or Download our referral form (pdf) for faxing, posting or emailing.
For a copy of our Annual Report click here...