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Thunder Bay Indigenous Friendship Centre

Indigenous Human Rights Clinic


Description
  • Offers free summary legal advice and information about human rights and discrimination
    • Summary advice is one-time, basic legal advice about human rights under the Ontario Human Rights Code, and the federal Canadian Human Rights Act
    • Will meet one-on-one, in an informal and conversational manner, with anyone who meets eligibility criteria and wishes to learn about human rights and discrimination
    • Does not represent individuals on an ongoing basis, but will attempt to make referrals based on the individual's needs
  • In partnership between Pro Bono Students Canada (PBSC), the Ontario Federation of Indigenous Friendship Centres (OFIFC) and the Thunder Bay Indigenous Friendship Centre (TBIFC)
Eligibility
Individuals who:
  • self-identify as Indigenous, and
  • live in Thunder Bay, and
  • believe they have been discriminated against and are seeking summary (basic) legal advice, OR
  • want to learn more about discrimination and/or human rights from a lawyer
Application Process
Call or email
Office
807-698-9571
Web Site
https://tbifc.ca/program/pro-bono-students-canada-indigenous-human-rights-clinic/
Email
intake.thunderbay@indigenoushumanrights.ca
Languages
English
Fees
None
Documents Required
No documents required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
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Agency Information
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Last Verified On
June 29, 2022
Address
401 Cumberland St N
Thunder Bay, ON, P7A 4P7
Located on the corner of Cumberland St N and Clavet St
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Hours of Operation
Mon
0900 - 1700
Tue
0900 - 1700
Wed
0900 - 1700
Thu
0900 - 1700
Fri
0900 - 1700

Office Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm
Service Area(s)
  • Conmee
  • Fort William First Nation
  • Gillies Township
  • Neebing
  • Neebing Township
  • O'Connor
  • Oliver Paipoonge Township
  • Shuniah
  • South Gillies
  • Thunder Bay