The Legal Aid Clinic was established to provide legal service to low income residents of Dominica at fees related principally to the ability of the individual to pay.
Types of legal services provided:
- Criminal, if there is a threat of incarceration
- Family/maintenance matters (particularly where there is a threat of violence, where children are in need of protection and family support)
- Juvenile matters
- Housing/Land matters
- Summary Advice
- Legal Education
- To provide legal advice, advocacy and representation, aided by private members of the Bar who would provide legal services at legal aid prices.
- To refer clients in need of counseling and other psychosocial services to various social agencies for e.g. Welfare Division, Women’s Bureau, National Children’s Home and Dominica National Council of Women.
- Senior Citizens
Legal Aid Clinic
Great Marlborough Street
Tel: (767) 266 3331
Fax: (767) 440 2984