Women’s Contact Society

Legal Advocacy

Poverty law and family law advocacy program.

What is an Advocate?

An advocate is someone who can help you speak up so that your views are heard, your rights are met, and your problems are sorted out.

Emergency Help and Support

If you need help, please call 911 or visit our online phone directory for emergency support in Williams Lake and area.

Our Poverty Law Program provides help with:

  • Income Assistance
  • Appeals & Tribunals
  • Disability
  • Applications & Appeals
  • Pensions
  • Tenancy
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Debt Issues
  • Bankruptcy & Collections
  • Employment

100 Mile House Appointments available once a month when possible.

For more information, please contact us at 250-392-4118 or l.anthony@womenscontact.org

Our Family Law Program provides help with:

  • Common-law Relationships
  • Marriage
  • Separation
  • Divorce
  • Separation Agreements
  • Child Support
  • Spousal Support
  • Provide information and support
  • Connect you with appropriate services
  • Help you find & fill out documents

Our Family Law Advocate is also qualified to help people with legal name and gender changes and can swear affidavits for our clients.

For more information, please contact us at 250-392-4118 or  t.grinyer@womenscontact.org.