where can I go for free advice in Lewisham?

Lewisham Multi-Lingual Advice Service


Who we can help:

People for whom English is not their first language who live in Lewisham and the surrounding boroughs.

Area of advice:

Generalist advice (welfare and housing, council tax benefits, housing, debt, consumer, health and NASS), preparation and representation at welfare benefit tribunals.

Opening times:

We offer advice by appointment. For advice and information or to see if you need an appointment please call Freephone 0800 231 54 53 Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm

email admin@lmlas.co.uk

Multi-Lingual AdviceĀ & Information Hub

Thursdays 10am – 12.30pm and 1.30pm – 3pm

For people for whom English is not their first language

Areas of advice:

We offer a drop-inĀ  service to support with accessing advice and information including welfare benefit, housing, debt, mental health and consumer advice.

We offer advice in the following languages


Arabic / Kurdish







Other languages may be available on request

Outreach Sessions at AFRIL (Action for Refugees in Lewisham)

Thursday 2-5pm Turkish by appointment

Friday 10am-1pm Albanian and Italian by appointment


Leemore Central Community Hub
Bonfield Road,
SE13 5EU