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Northwest Community Legal Clinic

Community Legal Clinic


Description
Provides legal assistance to individuals who do not have the means to assert or defend their legal rights through the following services:
  • Client representation in clinic areas of practice
  • Free summary legal advice
  • Information and referral
  • Law reform advocacy
  • Public education
  • Specialized legal services
Services are offered in 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)
Hours of Operation
Mon
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Tue
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Wed
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Thu
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Fri
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm; Closed 12 noon-1 pm
Eligibility
Individuals experiencing financial hardship; includes social assistance recipients, pensioners, unemployed or low income individuals
Application Process
Financial assessment required for representation for a number of services
Fees
None
Documents Required
May be required to provide proof of financial eligibility
Accessibility
Not Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
Social Media
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
July 20, 2020