Legal information outreach workers

Legal information outreach workers (LIOWs) are Legal Aid BC staff who can:

  • provide you with legal information and referral services by phone or in person;
  • help you find legal information and self-help resources;
  • give you printed legal information;
  • refer you to other services such as duty counsel and other community services to get legal advice;
  • visit community groups to talk about legal aid services, where to find legal information and resources, and where to get legal help;
  • answer questions at information tables at conferences and community events;
  • collect feedback from community workers and the public about Legal Aid BC programs and publications; and
  • assist Downtown Community Court and New Westminster First Nations Court clients.

Legal information outreach workers are available in the following communities: