The Child Law Advice Line provides free legal advice and information on all aspects family, child and education law affecting children and families. Your call will be treated confidentially, respectfully and professionally.
Our legal advice line is open 8.00am to 8.00pm, Monday to Friday, except on bank holidays and the Christmas period. A voicemail facility is available outside these hours. The Child Law Advice Line is extremely busy on Monday and Tuesday mornings, and most lunchtimes, so if you have trouble getting through, please do call back in the afternoons.
Please read our terms and conditions, and tips on using our helpline.
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 criminal law.
Whether you want to hold a cheese and wine tasting evening, organise charity comedy night or take part in a sponsored activity such as the London Marathon or a sky dive, there are loads of ways you can raise funds to support vulnerable children and their families and have fun at the same time.
Whatever you do, our Fundraising Pack is designed to help you reach your fundraising target. We can also provide you with a Sponsorship Form and our Event Information Form that allows you to tell us about your event so we can help promote it.
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Calls to the Child Law Advice Line are free from landlines and most mobiles: 3, O2, Orange, T-mobile, Virgin and Vodafone.
The Child Law Advice Line has been accredited by the The Helplines Association.