Information and Referrals for advice and assistance

PRCBC’s beneficiaries are enabled to receive legal advice and assistance delivered by and under the supervision of Solange Valdez-Symonds, solicitor and employee of Consonant.

Due to a high volume of referrals and limited resources, we only able to assist a very limited number of destitute children and young adults with complex citizenship cases on a pro bono basis (for free). Advice and casework sessions are by appointment only. These appointments are normally on the first Saturday of the month and the session is run by qualified volunteers.

** We are currently able to accept a limited number of referrals and we don’t operate a waiting list**

PRCBC’s beneficiaries are enabled to receive legal advice and assistance delivered by and PRCBC under the umbrella of Consonant and under the supervision of Solange Valdez-Symonds, solicitor and employee of Consonant is also able to act privately for local authorities seeking representation for their looked after children. Local authorities  can contact us by e-mail prcbc@consonant.org.uk for a referral form and special fixed rates.

Please read our leaflets:

“Children and their Rights to British Citizenship”

Printable copy of our General Leaflet HERE

Printable copy of our “Children of EEA/Swiss Nationals” Leaflet (funded by Hogan & Lovells)  HERE and comic Belonging British Citizenship Rights of Children on EAA and Swiss Nationals

PRCBC Referral form:

PRCBC Referral_Form_Pro Bono

Solange Valdez-Symonds

Supervising Solicitor of Consonant and volunteer Director of PRCBC

October 2019