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Elliot Lake and North Shore Community Legal Clinic

Community Legal Clinic

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Description
  • Provides free legal advice and assistance to low income earners
  • Offers representation in a court or at a tribunal, such as the Social Benefits Tribunal or the Landlord and Tenant Board
  • Assists with preparing¬†documents, such as an application to the Landlord and Tenant Board
Helps with the following areas:
  • Employment Insurance
  • Old Age Security (OAS)
  • Housing law for tenants
  • Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP)
  • Ontario Works (OW)
  • Wills and Power of Attorney (POA)
  • Completing forms or advocating for seniors
Note: No advice or representation is given regarding Family Law, Criminal Law, or Refugee Law
Hours of Operation
Fri
9 am - 12 noon
Mon
9 am - 4:30 pm
Tue
9 am - 4:30 pm
Wed
9 am - 4:30 pm
Thu
9 am - 4:30 pm

Mon-Thu 9 am-4:30 pm, Fri 9 am-12 noon
Eligibility
  • Low income earners
  • Financial assessment required to determine eligibility

Individuals are eligible if they receive one of the following:
  • Ontario Works
  • Ontario Disability Support Program
  • Old Age Security with Guaranteed Income Supplement
  • Canada Pension Plan
  • Veteran's benefits
  • Workplace Safety and Insurance Board benefits (WSIB) that are temporary or threatened

Note: Assistance may still be provided if income is over the limit. Call to inquire.
Application Process
Call for information
Fees
None
Documents Required
Proof of income
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
Social Media
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
February 1, 2021