The Housing Legal Clinic (HLC) provides free legal advice to people who are homeless, at risk of homelessness and low income earners. Clients are able to make appointments at the various services below, appointments are usually 15 minutes and the advice is from lawyers from various firms in Adelaide. The HLC currently operates seven legal clinics in the city and suburbs and in rural South Australia in partnership with other organisations. After making an appointment by phone, lawyers will talk with clients about their legal queries, and if appropriate provide advice or refer to an appropriate resource.
Clinics are located at:
The Magdalene Centre
42 Carrington Street, Adelaide
Tuesdays 1-3pm Phone: 8305 9389
NewRoads, Uniting Communities
16 Pitt Street, Adelaide
Wednesdays 10am-12pm Phone: 8202 5690
Hutt Street Centre
258 Hutt Street, Adelaide
Mondays 10am-12noon Phone: 8418 2500
In house clients only. Ask staff.
UnitingCare Wesley Bowden – Inner Southern Homelessness Service
730 Marion Road, Marion
Every second Thursday 5–6pm Phone: 8296 6455
UnitingCare Wesley Port Adelaide
58 Dale Street, Port Adelaide
Every second Thursday 4:30-6pm Phone: 8440 2290
Service To Youth Council (HYPA) (Young people only)
135 Currie Street, Adelaide
By appointment only Phone: 1300 306 046
Victor Harbor and surrounding areas
Clients can contact Julie at Southern Fleurieu Health Services on 85520666.
Clients living in rural or remote South Australia
Contact the local UnitingCare Wesley Country SA office or contact Welfare Rights Centre on 1800 246 287 or 08 8223 1338 to make an appointment.