Indigenous Specific Legal Resources

Learn about courtworkers and resources to help you understand your legal rights.

Aboriginal Legal Aid in BC

604-408-2172  or 1-866-577-2525  
Provides links to legal aid services but also a good  plain language legal information specific to First Nations.  Has information on common legal matters.
Learn more about Aboriginal Legal Aid in BC.

Native Courtworker and Counselling Association of British Columbia

604-572-2293 or 604-355-9048 (cell)
Native Courtworkers work to assist indigenous people involved in the criminal justice system to obtain fair, just, equitable and culturally sensitive treatment. Free for qualified individuals.
Learn more about the Native Courtworker and Counselling Association of British Columbia.

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