Local Organisations

Local Organisations

Where to go next?

We at the Chelmsford Law Clinic will strive to stay with you throughout your legal journey so that you always feel that you have someone willing to listen to your case. However, please do check out the information below regarding other local organisations/charities that may be able to help you.

Chelmsford Citizens Advice

Citizens Advice has a long history of offering support to the local community. The Chelmsford branch has a team of supportive and talented advisors and volunteers who will listen and help you to the best of their abilities. As we are based within the building, we overlap heavily with Citizens Advice with the hope that we can offer a seamless service.

  • Opening hours:
    • Monday, Wednesday and Thursday: 09:00 – 16.30 (closed Tuesday and Friday).
    • Second and fourth Saturday of each month: 09:30 – 12:00
  • Location:
    • Burgess Well House, Coval Lane, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 1FW
  • Website:
  • Email:
  • Telephone:
    • 03444 111 444

The Personal Support Unit (PSU)

The PSU is a free legal support charity and can offer support with any aspect of civil legal proceedings such as family, money and housing/evictions among others. The PSU is comprised of volunteers who are available to listen to your case, help with form-filling, discuss next steps and can even accompany you into court (however this is not representation- the volunteers are not allowed to speak to the judge).

  • Opening hours:
    • Monday- Friday: 9.30-13.30
  • Location:
    • Chelmsford County Court (1st Floor), Priory Place, Chelmsford, CM2 0PP
  • Website:
  • Email:
    • chelmsford@thepsu.org.uk
  • Telephone:
    • 01245 245527

Free Legal Advice Network

If you are not sure where to go next, the Free Legal Advice Network are a fantastic organisation that seeks to pair clients with free legal advice services. The process is all online and their website can be found below: