Our Programs

Legal Advocate

Access to justice for those in need.

Available to all individuals facing poverty law issues.

Program Summary

The Legal Advocate provides access to justice for all individuals facing poverty law issues by providing information, advocacy, and referrals. Areas of poverty law include: Income security; Housing; Debts and collections; and Family law information and referrals.

Our advocate is not a lawyer and cannot give legal advice. The program staff works from the Dawson Creek SPCRS office and will travel and/or host virtual meetings to connect with and serve people in Chetwynd and Tumbler Ridge. Public legal access computer sites are available in each community and our staff can assist you to arrange a time for their use.

This program is funded by the Law Foundation of British Columbia.

Hours of Service:

Mon, Tues, Thurs, and every other Friday by appointment only. 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Walk in Wednesdays – providing service on a first come, first serve basis from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm.

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BUILDING A COMMUNITY

South Peace Community Resources Society is a true grass roots organization. Since the start, and with the support of our local partners and stakeholders, we have grown alongside our local community to meet the unique and changing needs of our residents. Our staff and volunteers are dedicated to providing safe and accessible services to those we support, enabling healthy and productive lives.

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