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Island Advice Centre

020 7987 9379
How to contact
Drop-in to the advice session or phone for an appointment.
Crossharbour DLR. Buses D3, D6, D7

Service offered

Advice for the local community on a range of issues, including housing, benefits, debt, employment, consumer and legal issues. Drop-in advice sessions: Weds 10am - 12 noon for general advice and Friday 10am - 12 noon for housing and debt session. Telephone advice sessions: Mon, Tues & Thurs 10am – 12 noon. Outreach services in surgeries - email/phone for further info about locations.

Areas of law

Opening times

Mon telephone advice 10 - 12
Tue telephone advice 10 - 12
Wed 10 – 12 drop in
Thu telephone advice 10 - 12
Fri 10 – 12 drop in

Target group

The local community in Tower Hamlets and surrounding areas.

Area served

Tower Hamlets


Bengali, French, Russian, Somali, Vietnamese and access to interpreters.

Disabled access

  • Full wheelchair access
  • Adapted toilets: Yes
  • Parking for disabled drivers by prior arrangement. Level entrance. Home visits for people living in E14 who are unable to attend the office.