Calgary Legal Guidance

Domestic Violence Family Law


Description
Provides legal information and assistance for adult victims of domestic violence and court preparation.

Service offers:

  • legal services to people who have experienced family violence and abuse
  • Court Preparation (CP) assistance through help and supports
  • independent legal information about the family¬†court process
  • court orientation sessions for clients subpoenaed to testify
  • court accompaniment
  • information about and referrals to community supports and resources
  • lawyers who assist victims of intimate partner abuse
Affiliation: Calgary Legal Guidance, Victim Assistance Unit Calgary Police Service, YWCA Family Violence Prevention Centre and Sheriff King HomeKey Provider: DVLI lawyers, social workers
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to adult victims of domestic abuse.
Application Process
Service Access: By Appointment, To access service:
  • contact to set up an appointment
  • visit website for details
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
587-349-7994 (Domestic Violence Family Law Program Coordinator)
Telephone
403-234-9266 (Reception)
Fax
403-234-9299
Web Site
https://clg.ab.ca/programs-services/family-law-program/
Languages
Interpreters / Translators
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: Yes,

Membership not needed to access services. Contact for details.

Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Wheelchair accessible entrance located in front of main door off of 7 Avenue.Other disabled access: No -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
March 15, 2021
Address
840 7 Avenue SW
Calgary, AB, T2P 3G2
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Hours of Operation
Mon
09:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Tue
09:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Wed
09:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Thu
09:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Fri
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM