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Elliot Lake and North Shore Community Legal Clinic

Community Legal Clinic


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
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
Toll Free
1-800-465-2479
Office
705-461-3935
Fax
705-461-3966
Web Site
https://www.northshorelegal.ca
Email
bondyc@lao.on.ca
Languages
English, French
Fees
None
Documents Required
Proof of income
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
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Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
February 1, 2021
Address
31 Nova Scotia Walk, Suite 300
Elliot Lake, ON, P5A 1Y9
Located at Nova Scotia Walk and Saskatchewan Rd
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Hours of Operation
Mon
0900 - 1630
Tue
0900 - 1630
Wed
0900 - 1630
Thu
0900 - 1630
Fri
0900 - 1200

Mon-Thu 9 am-4:30 pm, Fri 9 am-12 noon
Service Area(s)
  • Blind River
  • Elliot Lake
  • Spanish