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The social and legal advisory centre

The legal advisory centre (LAC) provides professional social counselling. The role of this advisory centre is especially significant in relating to citizens in difficult life situations and clients of other advisory centres. General description of the basic LAC service is a legal counselling in severe life and social situations especially looking from the civil and family rights perspective. Within this task, LAS contributes to better knowledge of ones rights as anyone does not have to suffer from their ignorance or incapacity to express effectively their needs.

The social advisory centre (SAC) provides professional social counselling. The role of this advisory centre is especially significant in relating to more vulnerable groups of the population, like for example socially handicapped individuals, pensioners, solitary parents, the unemployed, people living on the minimum income as well as the relatives and the near ones of these people.

A general description of the basic service provided by the social advisory centre is to provide advice and information to support clients who are seeking solutions to their difficult life situations. Professional social counselling is provided to people in difficult or unclear social situations. In this context the centre helps to ensure that citizens don't suffer from ignorance of their rights and responsibilities, ignorance of the services on offer or an inability to effectively attend to their legitimate needs. Through its services the centre acts against pathological social phenomena and helps to reduce the negative effect of bad social behaviour and phenomena.

Target group/ clientele:

  • people in difficult social situations
  • clients of other social advisory centres

 

Price of provided services:

  • The services of the advisory centre are free of charge.

Field of activity of the department according to the registration of the social services:

  • Professional socio-legal counselling centre.