Legal Advocacy Program

 

Angela Sketchley

Angela Sketchley

250-847-5211 x210

Angela grew up in the north and has been with the Dze L K’ant Friendship Centre for ten years. Angela has an empathetic nature guided by a vast understanding of how systems impact the people she is honoured to serve.

The Legal Support Program is Poverty Law based. This includes legal problems that result from housing, income or food security. The Legal Support Program provides advocacy, information and referrals for the following Poverty Law Matters:

  • Tenancy
  • Income Assistance (welfare)
  • Disability
  • Government pensions
  • Child Tax Benefit issues
  • Debt/consumer
  • Employment standards
  • WorkSafeBC BC

A limited number of workshops and outreach are offered subject to availability. Legal Support Program hours are Tues-Fri by appointment. Drop ins on Wednesdays are available for people with barriers to appointments.

We are grateful for the Legal Advocacy Program funding provided by: