Coram - Child Law Advice Service

Type of service:
Advice And Information
Address:
c/o Coram Children’s Legal Centre, Riverside Office Centre, Century House North, North Station Road, Colchester, Essex CO1 1RE
Email address:
Service description:

The Child Law Advice Service provides legal advice and information on family, child, and education law. This service is provided via their website and a dedicated intensive support telephone line for complex matters.

Family or Child Law Helpline: 0300 3305480

Education Law Helpline: 0300 3305485

The service covers legal issues that may arise following relationship breakdown as well as Local Authority intervention and child protection issues.

Their education advice ranges from admissions issues to exclusions, as well as what to do if your child is being bullied to how to get help for your child if you suspect they have a Special Educational Need.

Please note: the Child Law Advice Service can only advise residents of England, and cannot advise you if you already have a solicitor acting for you.

Lawstuff provides free legal information to children and young people who live in England

Cost:
Free: the 0300 phone number will cost no more than calls to geographic (01 and 02) numbers
Age range:
0 - 99 years
Opening hours:
Monday 08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday 08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 08:00 - 18:00
Thursday 08:00 - 18:00
Friday 08:00 - 18:00
Eligibility criteria:
  • Open to everyone
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • No referral needed
Last updated on:
29/10/2019