More Resources for Legal Information and Assistance

Grandparents seeking access to their grandchildren have received help from Legal Aid in the past. Eligibility is based on financial need. Contact one of the following Legal Aid offices to see if you qualify for assistance. You can contact Legal Aid at any of the following:
Administration Office
4th Floor
287 Broadway
Winnipeg, MB R3C 0R9
Phone: 204-985-8500
Toll free: 1-800-261-2960
Fax: 204-944-8582
Agassiz Law Office
416 - 294 Portage Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R3C 0B9
Phone: 204-985-5230
Toll free: 1-800-300-2307
Fax: 204-985-5237
(handles criminal and family cases for adults and youth)
Somerset Law Office
308 - 294 Portage Avenue
Winnipeg MB R3C 0B9
Phone: 204-985-8550
Toll free: 1-800-766-2148
Fax: 204-956-4146
(includes family, criminal, poverty
and child protection units)
Winnipeg Application Centre
300 - 294 Portage Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R3C 0B9
Phone: 204-985-8500 (in Winnipeg)
Winnipeg Law Office
807 - 294 Portage Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R3C 0B9
Phone: 204-985-9732
Toll free: 1-800-261-2960
Fax: 204-942-7362
(handles family and criminal
cases for adults and youth)

Regional offices:

Legal Aid Manitoba has six regional offices. They handle family matters, child protection matters and criminal cases for adults and youth.

Thompson Community Law Centre
3 Station Road
Thompson, MB R8N 0N3
Phone: 204-677-1211
Toll free: 1-800-665-0656
Fax: 204-677-1220
Westman Community Law Centre
236 - 11th Street
Brandon, MB R7A 4J6
Phone: 204-729-3484
Toll free: 1-800-876-7326
Fax: 204-726-1732
Parklands Community Law Centre
31 - 3rd Avenue N.E.
Dauphin, MB R7N 0Y5
Phone: 204-622-7000
Toll free: 1-800-810-6977
Fax: 204-622-7029
Amisk Community Law Centre
209 Main Street South
Dauphin, MB R7N 1K6
Phone: 204-622-4660
Toll free: 1-877-622-4660
Fax: 204-622-4679
Northlands Community Law Centre
Box 2429, 236 Edwards Avenue
The Pas, MB R9A 1M2
Phone: 204-627-4820
Toll free: 1-800-268-9790
Fax: 204-627-4838
Kelsey Office
Box 1770, 130-3rd Street W
The Pas, MB R9A 1L5
Phone: 204-627-4833
Toll free: 1-800-839-7946
Fax: 204-627-4840

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Law Phone-in and Lawyer Referral Service

The Law Phone-In and Lawyer Referral Service provides these services over the phone:
  • general legal information, referrals to law-related agencies and, sometimes, referrals to lawyers listed with the program.
  • Note: The FIRST HALF-HOUR interview with a referred lawyer is FREE. After that, the client can hire the lawyer (if the lawyer agrees) at a fee to be decided between them.
Contact Information: 204-943-2305 (in Winnipeg), toll free at: 1-800-262-8800 (outside Winnipeg).
If you only want a referral to a lawyer call: 204-943-3602 or email
For more information, go to Community Legal Education Association.

Legal Help Centre

The Legal Help Centre provides referrals, legal help, education, and information to individuals whose household income is under $50,000. 

Legal Help Centre
202-393 Portage Ave.
(in Portage Place Mall)
Winnipeg, MB  R3B 3H6

For more information, go to

Court of Queen’s Bench - Court Locations

100 - 1104 Princess Avenue
Brandon, MB R7A 0P9
Phone: 204-726-6240
Fax: 204-726-6547
For filing documents.
25 Tupper Street North
Portage la Prairie, MB R1N 3K1
Phone: 204-239-3383
Fax: 204-239-3402
For Hearings
20 - 3rd Street South East
Portage la Prairie, MB R1N 1M9
Phone: 204-239-3383
Fax: 204-239-3402
232 Wellington Street West
Box 1478
Virden, MB R0M 2C0
Phone: 204-748-4288
Fax: 204-748-2980
100 - 1104 Princess Avenue
Brandon, MB R7A 0P9
Phone: 204-726-6240
Fax: 204-726-6547
114 River Avenue West
Dauphin, MB R7N 0J7
Phone: 204-622-2087
Fax: 204-622-2099
101 - 235 Eaton Avenue
Selkirk, MB R1A 0W7
Phone: 204-785-5122
Fax: 204-785-5125
Law Courts Building
Registry Office
Main Floor - 408 York Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R3C 0P9
Phone: 204-945-0344
Fax: 204-948-2369
104 - 143 Main Street
Flin Flon MB R8A 1K2
Phone: 204-687-1670
Fax: 204-687-1673
201 - 4th Avenue South
Box 206
Swan River, MB R0L 1Z0
Phone: 204-734-2252
Fax: 204-734-9544
227 Provencher Boulevard
Winnipeg, MB R2H 0G4
Phone: 204-945-8010
Fax: 204-945-5562
For filing documents
70 - 3rd Avenue South West
Box 414
Minnedosa, MB R0J 1E0
Phone: 204-867-4722
Fax: 204-867-4720
For Hearings
100 - 1104 Princess Avenue
Brandon, MB R7A 0P9
Phone: 204-726-6240
Fax: 204-726-6547
300 - 3rd Street East
Box 1259
The Pas MB R9A 1L2
Phone: 204-627-8420
Fax: 204-623-6528
301 Wardrop Street
Morden, MB R6M 1X6
Phone: 204-822-2882
Fax: 204-822-2883
59 Elizabeth Road
Box 34
Thompson MB R8N 1X4
Phone: 204-677-6757
Fax: 204-677-6686

Family Conciliation Services

Winnipeg: 204-945-7236 toll free: 1-800-282-8069
Brandon: 204-726-6336 toll free: 1-800-230-1885
Dauphin: 204-622-2035 toll free: 1-866-355-3494
Thompson: 204-677-6570 toll free: 1-866-677-6713
The Pas: 204-627-8311 toll free: 1-866-443-2292
Flin Flon: 204-687-1700 toll free: 1-866-443-2291
Swan River: 204-734-3491 toll free: 1-888-269-6498
Family Conciliation Services
2nd Floor - 379 Broadway
Winnipeg, MB R3C 0T9
Fax: 204-948-2142
TTY: 204-945-4796 or Manitoba
Relay Service: 1-800-855-0511
Website: Family Conciliation
Statutory Publications:
Statutory Publications
20 - 200 Vaughan Street
Winnipeg, MB R3C 1T5
Phone: 204-945-3101 (general office)
Toll free: 1-800-321-1203
(outside Winnipeg – Manitoba only)
Fax: 204-945-7172
Office Hours
Monday - Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.