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Free Legal Advice Surgeries

PHOEBE offers free surgeries for women who need legal advice on family law matters, such as those facing separation, wanting to start divorce proceedings, experiencing domestic abuse or other family difficulties.
 
A qualified solicitor will be at our offices to help. To book an appointment for yourself or your client, please call or send an email. 

Telephone - 01473 231566
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News about Phoebe
Tuesday, 29 January 2019
Supporting B&ME victims – what the data shows   Last month saw the first national Day of Memory to commemorate victims of “honour”-based violence and abuse. Karma Nirvana, thecharity behind the event, reports that at least 12 women a year are known to have been killed as a result of “honour”-based violence in the UK, although the true... Read more...
DV
Thursday, 24 January 2019
Applying for Indefinite Leave to Remain under the domestic violence rule PHOEBE does not give immigration advice and this information below free for the public to see on the www.gov.uk website. We work with immigration advisers from other women's charities and organisations, so please call us and we will refer you to one. If you have been a victim of... Read more...
girls information
Friday, 25 January 2019
In today’s society, 6 out of 10 girls are concerned with the way they look and as a result will opt out of participating fully in day-to-day activities such as swimming, visiting the doctors and going to school. Moreover, 19% of teenage girls are overweight but 67% think they need to lose weight. Low self-esteem can cause young people to become excluded... Read more...
Frequently Asked Questions by Immigrant Women Victims of Domestic Abuse
Thursday, 24 January 2019
"You have a right to be free from violence in your own home" PHOEBE has compiled the information from current guidance from the Home Office. For more information, please log on to their website www.gov.uk. What is Domestic Violence?Is your partner (husband, boyfriend, or "ex") extremely jealous and does he discourage you from speaking to friends or... Read more...

PHOEBE
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Citizen Advice Bureau Building

Ipswich, Suffolk

IP1 3BE. UK

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Telephone— 00 44 1473 231566