number of people assisted and/or legal issues advised on through our range of services in 2023: across all our legal; mediation; and education services.
1 in 10
people seeking legal help were at risk of becoming homeless
volunteer barristers, solicitors and mediators

Between 2013 and 2023, 42,206 people were assisted/issues advised on through our through our legal, mediation and education services. We have also campaigned for law reform, and for the safeguarding of rights already enshrined in law, on a range of issues which affect our clients.

Throughout the Covid-19 crisis, our services have been beyond capacity, with huge demand for advice and support in relation to employment, housing and family issues in particular.

Our free legal advice clinics and mediation services have provided much needed support for concerned workers, people experiencing domestic violence or family disputes and people struggling to pay their rent and their bills during this very stressful time.

Read our 2022 Impact Report here,

Read our new strategic plan for 2024-2028 below.

I was feeling isolated and lacking in confidence and if it weren’t for the fact that someone was at the end of a phone line to provide advice and support, I think things would’ve ended very differently

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