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  • Working for our community

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Birmingham

Birmingham Community Law Centre

744-746 Warwick Road, Tyseley, Birmingham B11 2HG

Tel: 0121 227 6540

Opening hours

Monday 11.00am - 5.00pm

Tuesday - Thursday 9.00am - 5.00pm

Friday 9.00am - 4.30pm

Coventry

Coventry Law Centre

Oakwood House, St Patricks Road, Coventry, CV1 2HL

Tel: 02476 223 053

Opening hours

Monday 11.00am - 5.00pm

Tuesday - Thursday 9.00am - 5.00pm

Friday 9.00am - 4.30pm

We provide free specialist legal advice to those most in need and use legal processes to fight social exclusion.

Special thanks for standing up in court for me that last day, you believed in me and have made a significant difference to my family’s life. And for that I’m eternally grateful.

I thought there was no way out … until you took on my problem, and now I have got my life back on track.

Our latest work

Mother and Child Project

Upholding the legal rights of pregnant women and young mothers who are or have been in the care system. Download free resources and access short tutorials on the legal framework for the support and protection of vulnerable children and care leavers.

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Author: Claire Stern

Ripple - Rights in Practice

RIPPLE is a pilot of a unique model of public legal education (funded by the Legal Education Foundation) to health and social care service-users and/or their carers in a group setting.

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Benefits Aware

Funded by Barrow Cadbury, Benefits Aware is an expert-led collaboration that is building a community of claimants and advisers who are informed and ready to cope with the ongoing changes being brought about by the Government’s Welfare Reform programme.

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Our Impact in 2017-18

6,500

people provided with specialist legal advice

270 

families helped to keep their home.

£2 million +

recovered last year for our clients through benefit increases and payment of arrears.

Support us

Volunteer

The Law Centre is a resource for the whole community and we rely on our amazing team of volunteers help us reach more people with our services.

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Creating your Fundraising Page is really simple. Just choose a name for your page and add a message explaining why you think this work is important and why you're supporting it. Thank you for your support!

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  • ESA and Work Capability Assessments - Coventry

    Led by a Welfare Benefits Legal Advisor, this course will provide an introduction to ESA including New Style ESA. The course will also look in details at the work capability assessment process used in both ESA and UC. We will look at the points system and tactics to maximise the chances of a successful outcome to an ESA assessment. Only £45+vat per person. Read more