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youth legal & resource centre

Free information, advice, and legal representation

for young people under 25

we are here for you - call us on 020 3195 1906 in total confidence



What We Do

youth legal & resource centre (youth legal), was founded in March 2013 and provides free legal advice at its office at Ashburton Youth Centre in Roehampton.

youth legal also provides a legal advice line so people or advisers can get advice over the telephone on a range of legal issues.

youth legal resource centre is a community resource holding all services specific for young people in Wandsworth and can be accessed on our website, or by calling us for help from our Volunteer Peer Advisers.

youth legal provides Public Legal Education to young people and advice and support workers through training sessions and seminars.

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Our Aims

youth legal aim is to improve the quality of life of vulnerable young people and destitute children and their families by making available free specialist independent legal advice in Community Care and Housing / Homelessness with a focus on those with disabilities, mental health issues, care leavers and carers.

We rely on the volunteering network and donations to support our works. Your help is important to us, as well as to young people's lives.

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youth legal wants to make sure young people between the ages of 16-25 are at the heart of our organisation and have input on how it is run, what services are available (within our remit) and how those services are accessed. Please see our volunteer pages for volunteering opportunities.