Poverty Law

Access Pro Bono
(For appointments province–wide)
604-878-7400
Toll Free: 1-877-762-6664
Access Society
(Formerly Penticton & Area Women’s Centre)
Legal Advocacy and Access Pro Bono
250-493-6822
Toll Free: 1-866-493-6822
BC Civil Liberties Association 604-687-2919
Toll Free: 1-866-731-7507
BC Coalition of People with Disabilities 604-872-1278
Toll Free: 1-800-663-1278
TTY:  604-875-8835
BC Human Rights Coalition 1-877-689-8474
BC Public Interest Advocacy Centre 604-687-3063
Canada Pension Plan Disability 1-800-277-9914
TTY:1-800-255-4786
Canada Revenue Agency Toll Free: 1-800-959-8281
TTY: 1-800-665-0354
Community Legal Assistance Society
(Income security/Debt/Employment Insurance/WCB)
604-685-3425
Toll Free: 1-888-685-6222
Credit Counseling Society Toll Free: 1-888-527-8999
Employment & Income Assistance Toll Free: 1-866-866-0800
Employment & Assistance Appeal Tribunal Toll Free: 1-877-557-0035
Labour Relations Board 1-604-660-1300
Email: registrar@lrb.bc.ca
Lawyer Referral Service Toll Free: 1-800-663-1919
Legal Aid
Penticton
250-493-7164
Legal Service Society Toll Free: 1-866-577-2525
www.lss.bc.ca
Ministry of Labour & Citizen’s Services
(Employment Standards)
Toll Free: 1-800-663-3316
Mental Health Advocate
(Interior Health)
250-770-2284
Mosaic North
Vancouver
604-254-9626
Okanagan Advocacy and Resource Society
(OARS)
250-979-0201
Ombudsperson Toll Free: 1-800-567-3247
PovNet
(On-line Legal Resources)
www.povnet.org
Service Canada
(CPP & OAS Enquiries)
Toll Free: 1-800-277-9914
TTY 1-800-255-4786
Service Canada
(Replacement Cards)
Toll Free: 1-800-622-6232
TTY  1-800-926-9105
The Open Door Group
(For persons with disabilities)
Oliver
Osoyoos
Toll Free 1-866-377-3670
250-498-2911
250-495-773

Community Resources – Legal Resources – Poverty Law information was researched and confirmed in April 2013. Contact us if you have an update to this information.