HPLS clinic times & locations

The Homeless Persons’ Legal Service (HPLS) provide free legal advice and assistance through our network of clinics.

We can provide advice about civil legal matters such as fines, credit and debt, tenancy, AVOs, victim’s compensation, Centrelink problems and more.

Our Solicitor Advocate, Jeremy Rea, also provides representation to people with criminal matters.

Times and locations for Sydney and Newcastle clinics are below.

You can reach our office on (02) 8898 6545 or email us at homelessproject@piac.asn.au. You can also contact the Managing Solicitor, Roslyn Cook, on (02) 8898 6511 or email rcook@piac.asn.au.

Legal Help over the Christmas 17-18

Please note clinic holiday closing and opening times listed below

Sydney legal clinics

Monday 10 am – 12 pm

Last clinic – 18 Dec 2017. No clinics in January 2018

First clinic – 5 Feb 2018

The Station Ltd, 82 Erskine Street

Sydney

Monday 10 am – 12 pm

Last clinic – 18 Dec 2017

First clinic  – 8 Jan 2018

Wayside Chapel, 29 Hughes Street

Potts Point 

Tuesday 11 am – 1 pm

Last clinic 12 Dec 2017

First clinic 9 Jan 2018

Matthew Talbot Hostel, 22 Talbot Lane

Woolloomooloo

 

Wednesday 11.30 am – 1 pm

Last clinic – 20 Dec 2017

First clinic – 10 Jan 2018

Parramatta Mission, 119 Macquarie Street

Parramatta

Wednesday 12 pm – 2 pm

Last clinic – 20 Dec 2017

First clinic – 24 Jan 2018

Every first and third Wednesday of the month

The Shed, Cnr of Emert Pde and Weber Cres

Emerton

12.30 – 1.30pm

First Mob Lunch for 2018 – 31 Jan

Mob Lunch – last Wednesday of every month

Service for the Aboriginal community

Wayside Chapel, 29 Hughes Street

Potts Point

Thursday 1 pm – 3 pm

Edward Eagar Lodge

Last clinic – 21 Dec 2017

First clinic – 11 Jan 2018

348a Bourke Street

Surry Hills

10am – 11am

Fortnightly, starting on 18 Jan

Last clinic – 14 Dec 2017

First clinic – 18 Jan 2018

Norman Andrews House

77 Roscoe Street

Bondi Beach

Thursday 12 pm – 2pm

Last clinic – 21 Dec 2017

First clinic – 11 Jan 2018

No drop-ins. Both clinics by appointment only

Vincentian House

Surry Hills

Call 8093 6798 to book or obtain address.

 

Mission Australia Centre

Last clinic – 21 Dec 2017

First clinic – 11 Jan 2018

Surry Hills

Call 9356 0600 to book or obtain address.

Friday 10:00 am – 12:00 pm (Fortnightly)

Haymarket Centre

Last clinic – 16 Dec 2017

First clinic – 19 Jan 2018

137 – 139 Regent St

Chippendale

By appointment, call 9698 0555 to make a booking.

Friday 1.30 pm – 2.30 pm

Newtown Mission

Last clinic – 16 Dec 2017. No clinics in January 2018

First clinic – February 2018 (date tab)

280A King Street

Newtown

Woolloomooloo Integrated Services Hub (WISH)

Access to legal advice is available at the monthly WISH, held at The Wayside Chapel at 29 Hughes Street, Potts Point, from 9.30 – 11:30 am on the the third Wednesday of each month (except July and December). For more information please refer to the City of Sydney WISH Hub website.

Newcastle legal clinics

Wednesday 11:30am – 12:30pm (Fortnightly)

Last clinic – 13 Dec 2017

First clinic – 10 Jan 2018

Soul Cafe

49 Hunter St  Newcastle

Contact 02 4926 1758 for more information

Tuesday – by appointment only (Fortnightly)

Last clinic – 5 Dec 2017

First clinic – 16 Jan 2018

Jenny’s Place

Contact 02 4927 8529 for more information

 

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