North East Law Centre provides both free and affordable legal advice services to people across the North East, dependent on your circumstances and eligibility. We fight for justice on behalf of those who need it, without prejudice.
Family Law issues are often multi-faceted and complex, requiring specialist advice. We believe it is important that families understand their rights and may be able to offer free advice in this area.Read more
The Welfare Benefits system is difficult to navigate, but it is imperative that those who are entitled to benefits are able to access them. We have a small team of dedicated caseworkers who can offer expert advice in this area.Read more
We believe the right to education is a fundamental human right and the North East Law Centre has a commitment to ensuring that those on the margins of society are supported to enforce their rights.Read more
It is important that people understand their rights at work. We may be able to offer specialist Employment Law advice on a range of issues from unfair dismissal to redundancy.Read more
Discrimination laws protect people when at work and when also accessing goods and services. We can guide you through the rights you have to equality within the workplace and beyond.Read more
Immigration and Asylum Law
Our affordable services are ideal for those who can’t access Legal Aid and aren’t eligible for our free legal services but also can’t afford the expensive bills of a private law firm or solicitor. Because we are a not-for-profit organisation, we are able to offer high quality legal services at a much lower cost than your average private firm.Read more