As of May 1, 2018, members of the public can chat privately with a lawyer about family law or social justice issues through NS Legal Aid's new online chat.
Family law includes issues such as separation and divorce, parenting arrangements, child support, and child protection. Social justice includes issues like Income Assistance, Canada Pension disability, landlord-tenant issues, and Employment Insurance benefits.
The family law chat is available on Tuesdays from 3-5 pm, and the social justice chat is available on Wednesdays from 3-5 pm.
Click here for more information about this service.