Together Against Poverty Society (TAPS)

Telephone: 
(250) 361-3521
Fax: 
(250) 361-3541
Hours: 

Monday 1-4:30 pm
Tuesday 9:30-12 noon and 1-4:30 pm
Wednesday 9:30-12 noon and 1-4:30 pm
Thursday 9:30-12 noon and 1-4:30 pm
Friday 1-4 pm

Email: 

legaladvocate [at] tapsbc [dot] ca

Advocacy Description: 

TAPS is the only organization in Victoria providing free, face-to-face legal advocacy for people with income assistance, disability benefits and tenancy issues.

TAPS provides legal education and training through seminars and free one-on-one legal advocacy and representation. TAPS also has a newsletter, TAPROOT with updated legal information that is widely distributed throughout Greater Victoria. TAPS advocates help people in the Victoria area with matters that involve any of the following:

  • disability benefits applications and appeals
  • social assistance (welfare)
  • landlord/tenant disputes
  • income tax for low-income earners

Location

302-895 Fort St.
Victoria, BC V8W 1H7
Canada