Rise directly works with clients, support workers and lawyers through a variety of programs. See below:
Student Legal Clinic (STC): Rise provides a full-time Clinical Externship and accepts up to six students from the Peter A, Allard School of law each term. Students receive three weeks of practical training and then work full-time at Rise providing unbundled family law services that may include summary legal advice or opinions, desk order divorces, document drafting and negotiations, and in some cases mediation and courtroom representation in Provincial Court.
For more information see: https://womenslegalcentre.ca/about/ or call the Revelstoke Women's Shelter for a referral.
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