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Indian Friendship Centre
Indigenous Court Worker Program

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Description
  • Helps individuals to navigate the court system
  • Explains legal rights and court procedures
  • Facilitates and enhances access to the Canadian Legal System and informs participants of the philosophy of the courts
  • Advocates on behalf of participants to law professionals such as Judges, Crown Attorneys, Legal Aid, Probation Officers and Custodial Program Workers
  • Ensures Indigenous people involved in the criminal justice system are given due process, understand their rights, responsibilities and options
  • Liaises between the court personnel and the participant to address cultural misunderstandings
Hours of Operation
Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Eligibility
Indigenous individuals involved in the court system or with a Children's Aid Society
Application Process
Call for details
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible - Side entrance
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
Last Updated On
November 5, 2019

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