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Northwest Community Legal Clinic
Community Legal Clinic, Atikokan Site

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Description
Provides legal assistance to individuals who do not have the means to assert or defend their legal rights
Offers:
  • Client representation in clinic areas of practice
  • Free summary legal advice
  • Information and referral
  • Law reform advocacy
  • Public education
  • Specialized legal services
In following areas:
  • Birth certificates
  • Canada Pension Plan (CPP) Disability or Pension benefits
  • Canada Child Benefits (CCB)
  • Consumer and Credit/Debt issues
  • Criminal Injuries Compensation Board (CICB)
  • Disability Tax benefits
  • Employment Insurance (EI)
  • Employment Standards (ESA)
  • Human Rights
  • Native Status applications
  • Old Age Security (OAS)
  • Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP)
  • Ontario Works
  • Residential Tenancies (tenants only)
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Publishes a newsletter three times per year; all annually-renewed Association members (and new members signing on for $1 annual fee) will receive the newsletter as specified through mail or email
Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Eligibility
Individuals experiencing financial hardship; includes social assistance recipients, pensioners, unemployed and low income individuals
Application Process
Financial assessment required for representation for a number of services
Fees
None
Accessibility
Not Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
   Last Updated On November 5, 2019

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