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Rights and citizenship

You might be interested in the following rights and citizenship information

Law Works

You will fined legal advice to small not-for-profit organisations and individuals in need of advice, who are not eligible for legal aid.

Rightsteps Wakefield

Rightsteps® Wakefield provides evidence based psychological therapies to people with common mental health problems.

VoiceAbility

Help with: Professional Advocacy · Citizen Advocacy · Carers Advocacy · Family Advocacy

West Yorkshire Police

Comprehensive Help and Advice from West Yorkshire Police. This section includes Crime Prevention advice and a Student Safety section.

Information last updated 11 January 2017

National information

Citizens Advice

Check the Consumer section for advice on buying on the Internet, returning goods, rogue traders, choosing and comparing energy suppliers etc.

Law Society - find a solicitor

Search the database of registered solicitors, and find further guidance about paying for legal services, specialist solicitors, lawyers for businesses etc.

Legal aid

Find out about Legal Aid, eligibility criteria and how to claim it.

UK legislation

Search the official portal to the full text of all legislation from 1988 to the present day.

Voting

Register to vote or apply for vote by proxy.

Which? Consumer rights

Find sample letters, step-by-step guides to how to place a complaint and guidance on relevant legislation.

Write to them

Get help in identifying and writing a message to your local councillor, MP or MEPs.