Legal Advocacy Drop-In

Updated 2019/08/26

When:
2019/10/15 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
2019-10-15T14:00:00-07:00
2019-10-15T16:00:00-07:00
Where:
Squamish Public Library Meeting Room
37907 Second Avenue
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Rachel

The Poverty Law Advocacy Program educates clients in the Sea to Sky Corridor about their legal rights, and responsibilities. The program provides support with tenancy law issues, employment law matters, human rights matters, appealing Assistance Benefits denials, and provides support at tribunal hearings and at mediations. The program also offers public education and acts as a centre of information for the community.

Eligibility:

  • A single person with an income of $30,000 or less
  • A single person with one dependent earning $35,000 or less (add $2,500 for each additional dependent)
  • A couple earning $40,000 or less (add $2,500 for each additional dependent)

This is a drop-in program, no registration necessary. To book a private appointment please contact the Peter Kabengele at 604-389-8069 or by email at peter.kabengele@sscs.ca.

 

About Sea to Sky Community Services Society:

Sea to Sky Community Services Society (SSCS) is the region’s central source for integral social services that support individuals and families from every walk of life and through every stage of life. From prenatal care and early childhood development to youth, adult, senior and affordable housing services, SSCS delivers more than 40 programs that enhance people’s lives and build healthier communities.