GETTING HELP

Phone LSA during normal office hours for information about our services; drop-in times; and/or to make an appointment:

Mental Health Legal Service (Glasgow and the West) 0141 353 3354 or Freephone 0800 316 8450.  
Advice and representation for people with mental illness, dementia or acquired brain injury or their carers anywhere in West/Central Scotland .

Mental Health Legal Service (Edinburgh and the East):
0131 228 9993.
Advice for people with mental illness, dementia or acquired brain injury or their carers anywhere in Edinburgh and the Lothians.

Young Persons` Project:
0141 353 3354 or Freephone 0800 316 8450
Legal advice for refugee and migrant children and young people in Scotland

Women`s Project: 0141 353 3354
Legal advice for refugee and migrant women and children anywhere in Scotland who have experienced gender-based violence.

LSA at Molendinar Community Centre: 0141 353 3354
Legal advice and representation for clients with a social welfare, housing or homelessness problem, including defended landlord and tenant eviction and defended mortgage arrears` cases and related matters.

Housing and General Court Department (Fleming House, Glasgow): 0141 353 3354 or Freephone 0800 316 8450
The department provides a wide range of advice and representation in the social welfare law field, including defended landlord and tenant eviction, defended mortgage repossession, homelessness and a wide range of related matters.

Preventing Homelessness Project (advice desks at Glasgow Sheriff Court to prevent eviction and mortgage repossession and general homelessness): 0141 353 3354 or Freephone 0800 316 8450


Advice Lines:

Asylum-seeking, refugee, migrant women, young people and children anywhere in Scotland: LSA Women and Young Persons` Department: Tuesday 2-4pm 0141 353 3354 or freephone 0800 316 8450

Housing rights in Greenock, Port Glasgow and Inverclyde: LSA Inverlcyde Housing Rights Project: (residents of Inverclyde only): office hours on 01475 725 665

Advice for people living in the North East/Royston area of Glasgow: (homelessness, housing problems, defended landlord and tenant eviction, mortgage arrears and employment rights): appointments available at Molendinar Community Centre, phone 0141 353 3354.

Other sources of help/advice:

Citizens Advice Bureaux

Glasgow Central CAB: 0141 552 5556

Glasgow Advice and Information Network, GAIN Helpline: 0808 801 1011