Advice agencies


Centre for Armenian Information and Advice
Advice and information to the Armenian Community on housing, immigration, legal matters and welfare benefits.
105a Mill Hill Road, Acton, W3 8JF
Tel: (020) 8992 4621
Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-4pm appointments only.

Community Advice Programme
Provides legal advice
The Lido Centre, 63 Mattock Lane, Ealing W13 9LA Tel: (020) 8579 3861
Hours: Alternate Saturdays 11am-2pm

Community Legal Advice
Community Legal Advice can provide free help or legal advice over the phone.  They can help with family, debt, housing, employment, education, welfare benefits and tax credit problems. 

They will check to see if you are eligible for legal aid and put you in touch with a specialist legal adviser. If you are not eligible for legal aid, Community Legal Advice can still put you in touch with organisations that can help. 

Tel: 0845 345 4 345
Opening hours: Mon-Fri 9am-8pm. Saturday 9am-12.30pm

Ealing Advice Service (EAS)
Telephone: 03000 12 54 64 (Mon–Fri from 9.30am–5pm (Wednesday until 7pm)
Read more about EAS

Ealing Legal Centre
Provides legal advice and assistance.
Church Avenue,Southall, UB2 4DF
Tel: (020) 8574 2434
Hours: Mon-Fri 10.30am-5pm

MTG Solicitors
Areas of law: coveyancing, civil litigation, immigration, probate, family, housing, crime, benefits, debt, and employment.  
Westgate House, Westgate Road, Ealing. W5 1YY  Tel: (020) 8754 5578
2nd Floor (Rear), Warley Chambers, Hayes, Middlesex, UB4 0PX. Tel: (020) 8754 5577
Hours: Mon-Fri 9.30am-5.30pm. Out of hours emergency number: 07951338001  

Migrant Advisory and Advocacy Service
Town Hall, High Street, Southall, UB1 3HA
Adviser: Mr Amir
Hours: Sat 9am-1pm appointments only, Thur 4pm-8pm
drop-in session but ticket system operated, tickets are issued at 4pm  

Society of Afghan Residents in the UK
Provides services to improve quality of life of Afghan refugees.
West Acton Community Centre, Churchill Gardens, Acton W3 0JN
Tel: 020 8993 8168 Fax: 020 8993 2129
Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-4pm

Southall Rights
Legal advice and assistance.
54 High Street, Southall, UB1 3DB
Tel: (020) 8571 4920
Office Hours: Mon-Fri 10am-12pm, 2pm-6pm
Hours: Mon & Wed 5.30pm-7pm general legal issues, ticket system maximum 20. Fri 5.30pm-7pm immigration, ticket system maximum 20 people. 

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The Monitoring Group
Legal advice and support to victims of racial harassment, police miscounduct and domestic violence. Provides support to family campaigns.
14 Featherstone Road, Southall, UB2 5AA
Tel: (020) 8843 2333
Office hours: Mon-Fri 10am-6pm, Wed 10am-7pm.  
Free legal advice sessions Wed 5pm-7.30pm
24 hour emergency helpline 0800 374618 for racial attacks only.

Min Quan Project (is part of the Monitoring Group based in Southall). Provides legal, moral and practical support to Chinese people suffering racial harassment, domestic violence and policing problems. Monitors the responses of institutions and authorities with regard to these issues.
Provides information and training on these issues. Supports and liaise closely with other organisations to bring these issues to the public attention.