People are facing greater and greater hardship as a result of cuts in benefits, homelessness, uncertainty at work, and escalating racism. Legal Aid – which is an essential part of the welfare state – has been cut again and again. The people most in need across the ten districts of Greater Manchester are being deprived…
Providing quality, free face-to-face legal advice is an essential part of how we support the community. We have an excellent record assisting people in matters relating to housing, employment and welfare benefits. On this page you can find all the latest news relating to our services.
We have now launched a by-appointment only service to help with PIP Form completions and PIP Appeals.
Every Monday, we provide appointments to assist you on filling in ESA50 forms. An ESA50 form is a document that lets the DWP know about how your illness or disability affects your ability to work and why Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) is the right benefit for you.
The newly opened Greater Manchester Law Centre offers free, independent legal advice and representation
159 Princess Road, Manchester, M14 4RE In the face of legal aid and local authority cuts, and law centre closures, Greater Manchester Law Centre (GMLC), a community organisation offering free, independent legal advice and representation, has opened its doors. With the collective support of volunteers, lawyers, judges, trade unions, 3rd sector groups and the community, and…
After many months of collective hard work, we are proud to announce the delivery of our first service today. This will help people wanting to challenge negative Employment Support Allowance decisions and will initially be through referral only.