Legal & Welfare Advice


This service every Monday afternoon is available for vulnerable Chinese community who have English Language barrier. Our voluntary lawyer is expert in this field, providing independent and confidential advice to those in need with the aim to advise and promote self-confidence and independence. This is recognised by all in the community to be an important and invaluable service.

We aim to make a difference by providing an advice and drop in service assisting with the relief of poverty covering:

  • Welfare benefits
  • Citizenship
  • Housing
  • Homelessness
  • Consumer rights
  • Bad debt
  • Family and personal issues
  • Employment
  • Education
  • Health


To make an appointment with an Information and Advice Service Lawyer, please call 0161 275 9885. Available times Monday 13:00 – 18:00.

*2010-11 Report from MARIM (Multi-Agency Refugee Integration in Manchester)
Directorate for Adults, Health and Wellbeing, Manchester City Council.