Women Only General Advice

Women Only General Advice

Please note: These sessions are by appointment only (1st and 3rd Saturday each Month).
To book an appointment, please drop in to our Advice Centre Monday – Friday between 10am – 4pm (closed between 1pm – 2pm).

We provide general advice for women only during this session. We can offer legal advice on

  • employment
  • housing
  • family issues, including domestic violence or forced marriages
  • consumer issues

Advice is provided by volunteer women legal solicitors only, there may be Bengali translators present.

Please note: Areas of law dealt with at this session will depend on the advisers attending.

What shall I bring with me at the session?

Housing problems

  • tenancy agreement, letters from your landlord – if you’re renting mortgage details – if you have a mortgage
  • any court papers
  • title deeds – if you own your home
  • proof of your income – wage slips, benefit letters, tax credits.

Employment problems

  • copy of your employment contract
  • details of any disciplinary, grievance or dismissal issues
  • any recent letters from your employer
  • staff handbook
  • copy of employment tribunal applications – if you have made any
  • proof of your income – wage slips, benefit letters, tax credits.

Family and personal issues

  • any paperwork or letters relating to the issue
  • court documents or legal agreements
  • proof of your income – wage slips, benefit letters, tax credits
  • copy of divorce papers.

Other problems

Any paperwork, letters or other correspondence relating to the issue.

For more support:

Please call us on 020 7392 2978

Email flac@toynbeehall.org.uk