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How to receive legal advice from the Child Law Advice Service

Factsheets and How to Guides

Coram Children's Legal Centre provides free factsheets and how to guides covering all areas of child, family and education law.
Our factsheets provide advice and information and our How to Guides provide a practical guide setting out a step by step instructions of how to resolve your issue.
To access these guides please select a category from the list below

Virtual Assistant

If you are unsure of what factsheet or how to guide you require then you can use our virtual assistant.  This is our search facility and you can type a question into the search box where you will then be found factsheets to assist your query.


Advice Line

We do operate a limited intensive support telephone line for complex matters and clarifying questions. The demand for this line is high and the funding we have in place is limited thus we are only able answer a limited number of calls. We would therefore ask you to carefully read through all the relevant available data provided on this website and only contact our intensive support telephone line with genuine, clarifying questions on the information provided.
The advice line is staffed from 8am to 6pm, Monday to Friday and a voicemail service is available outside these hours.
Please note that we can only advise residents of England, and cannot advise you if you have a Solicitor acting for you, or your matter is in relation to law that falls outside our remit.

General information

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