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March 23, 2020

Legal aid service updates

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

March 17, 2020

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

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

March 16, 2020

Legal Aid BC monitors coronavirus situation in effort to protect clients

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

February 26, 2020

Parents Legal Centre Vancouver celebrates five years of service

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

November 4, 2019

Legal aid services back to normal after one-day walkout

Legal Aid BC resumes regular service levels following one-day walkout by staff lawyers last week.