Legal Services

National Mind Legal Line

Phone: 0300 466 6463
E-mail:  legal@mind.org.uk
Website: http://www.mind.org.uk
Comment: Information and Legal advice line for mental health users, carers and professionals.

Civil Legal Services

Address: Unit B8, Berkley Way, Viking Business Park, Jarrow, Sth Tyneside NE31 1SF
Phone: Helpline: 0845 345 4345   General Enquiries : 0300 2002020
Website: http://www.gov.uk/civil-legal-advice.org.uk
Office Hours: Monday – Friday 9.00am – 8.00pm Saturday 9 am – 12.30 pm
Comment: Give legal advice over the phone. Able to give details of local solicitors or specialised legal services. This information is available on their website or via the helpline above. People who are on a low income or benefits can get specialist independent advice about debt, education, benefits and tax credits, employment and housing problems. Able to provide interpreter if necessary.