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Northwest 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:
  • 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)
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
Note: May be able to provide summary advice if income level is over the limit. Call to inquire.
Application Process
Call for information
Office
807-597-2811
Fax
807-597-6697
Web Site
https://www.northwestcommunitylegalclinic.ca
Mailing Address
PO Box 1676
Atikokan, ON, P0T 1C0
Canada
Languages
English
Fees
None
Documents Required
Documents to show income and assets to determine eligibility
Accessibility
Not Accessible
Topic(s)
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
April 4, 2024
Address
101 Main St W
Atikokan, ON, P0T 1C0
  • Located at Main St next to Voyageur Mall
  • Closest intersection is at Main St W and O'Brien St

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Hours of Operation
Mon
0830 to 1630
Tue
0830 to 1630
Wed
0830 to 1630
Thu
0830 to 1630
Fri
0830 to 1630

Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Service Area(s)
Rainy River District