Centre for Access to Justice


Out of Office Emergency Contact Details

Below are a list of places you can contact when are offices are closed:

Call 999 immediately if someone is seriously ill or injured, or if there is immediate danger to someone's safety, a fire or criminals at the scene of a crime*

If you are an existing client of the Clinic, please email your adviser at legalclinic@ucl.ac.uk and we will try to come back to you as soon as possible. 

Homelessness or Social Services Emergency (out of hours contact):
Newham: 020 8430 2000
Tower Hamlets: 020 7364 7070
Waltham Forest: 020 8496 3000
Redbridge: 020 8554 5000
Barking & Dagenham: 020 8215 3000

If you live in a different council area, please check your local council website for emergency contact information. 

If you're worried about something, feel upset or confused, or you just want to talk to someone, the Samaritans will provide confidential emotional support, 24 hours a day for people who are experiencing feelings of distress or despair, including those which may lead to suicide. Everything you say is confidential within Samaritans.

Contact Jo by emailing jo@samaritians.org.uk, or visit the Samaritans website or phone 0845 9090 90.