HCLC’s provides help and assistance to people in the London Borough of Hackney and surrounding areas, particularly people experiencing hardship in their daily life through lack of sufficient income to support themselves and their families. We assist people by providing information, advice, and more active legal help through casework and representation if necessary. We have an excellent expert staff team practicing all areas of social welfare law.
This post is supported by the Justice First Fellowship funded by the Legal Education Foundation. Hackney Community Law Centre has been operating for nearly forty years in Hackney providing specialist social welfare advice in the areas of housing, employment, debt, welfare benefits and immigration & asylum. We are committed to achieving access to justice and promoting a more socially inclusive society for all by providing first class legal advice. Our priority is always to clearly understand the needs of our clients.
The Law Centre is organised into 4 areas:
We have regular social activities. We pride ourselves on a supportive and friendly culture. We are committed to developing people and always encourage them to assume responsibility from an early stage.
Hackney Community Law Centre’s culture is governed by the following ethos:
For further information, visit our website.
© 2013 - 2019 The Legal Education Foundation
Registered charity 271297 (England/Wales)