2020

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Legal aid service updates

March 23, 2020
Find out the latest information about what legal aid services are available during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Legal Aid BC moves to phone-only applications for legal aid

March 17, 2020

Legal Aid BC (LABC) has announced it will only take applications for legal aid over the phone effective immediately.

Legal Aid BC monitors coronavirus situation in effort to protect clients

March 16, 2020

Legal Aid BC (LABC) is closely monitoring the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Parents Legal Centre Vancouver celebrates five years of service

February 26, 2020
Legal Aid BC’s Parents Legal Centre (PLC) in Vancouver marked its fifth anniversary of helping families and children on February 23, 2020.