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Legal Clinic for Temporary Foreign Workers

Free legal consultation for Temporary Foreign Workers

MOSAIC and Access Pro Bono have launched a legal clinic for temporary foreign workers. Pro bono lawyers provide a 30-minute free legal consultation on issues related to temporary foreign workers including: employment, family, human rghts and immigration.

Clients need to book an appointment to see one of the lawyers by phoning MOSAIC at 604 254 9626 ext 487.

MOSAIC has also a Drop-in Centre for Temporary Foreign Workers that runs from MOSAIC's Grant Office on Mondays from 6:30 pm tp 8:30 pm. 

Q&A:

Q: Who will provide the advice and/or information?

  • Lawyers who are members of the Law Society of British Columbia

Q: What area(s) of law the clinic will cover?

  • The following areas of law are covered: Employment, Family, Human Rights and Immigration

Q: Who is eligible for service?

  • Low Income Migrant Workers/Temporary Foreign Workers (including: Low Skilled Workers, Persons under the Live-In Caregiver Program, Agricultural Workers, etc.)

Q: Do I need to make an appointment?

  • Yes, you have to make an appointment to see one of the lawyers

Q: How do I make an appointment?

  • Please call Legal Aid at 604 601 6076 to find out if your eligible for free legal services with their agency. If you are not eligible for Legal Aid, then please contact MOSAIC’s IM.POWER.ED Program at 604 254 9626 ext 487 call For a 30-minute free consultation. 

Q: Is there a cost for this?

  • This a free legal clinic. Lawyers have generously volunteered their time to provide the service.

Contact Info: 

Girlly Elman-Cumberland

1720 Grant Street,

Vancouver, BC V5L 2Y7

604 254 9626 ext 487

gcumberland@mosaicbc.com


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  • Client Rights and Responsibilities,
  • Opportunity to tell your story,
  • Client satisfaction survey, and
  • Complaints procedures...by clicking here.