Click here to view Reach`s upcoming free bilingual legal information clinics. Here is a list of legal clinics in the Ottawa area. Each clinic has its own catchment area, so make sure your address is there. Legal clinics typically offer assistance in the areas of Canada Pension Plan Disability, Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP), Immigration and Refugees, Ontario Works and Social Assistance, Tenancy Law and WSIB. Information: 613-562-5800 ext. 2971 [email protected] www.facebook.com/cda.blc/ Our office is open to the public by appointment only. Please call us at 613-562-5600 if you need legal help. If you require legal assistance, please contact the University of Ottawa Community Legal Clinic (the “Clinic”) at (613) 562-5600 to schedule an intake interview. Area Served: Clients residing in the City of Ottawa related to legal issues that have arisen in the City of Ottawa.
Services: Salon Visitor Centre: complementary therapies * hot meals * laundry * clothing * complementary feeding program * legal clinic Contact information: 613-235-4351 ext. 236 [email protected] – Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 8-11:30 a.m. and 12:30-3:30 p.m.; Wednesday 8am-11.30am; Saturday and Sunday 9am-11.30am and 12.30pm-2.30pm Information on separation and divorce and related family law issues, family justice services, alternative dispute resolution, local community resources and court proceedings. Family violence, crime, family, immigration and refugees, civil, housing, government support, out of province Provides services to low-income individuals; Services include legal representation for eligible clients who appear in court without a lawyer, legal aid applications and telephone information, legal resources and referrals to other social assistance agencies, a certificate program for complex and serious cases. Information: 613-842-7462 [email protected] Monday from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.; Wednesday 9.00-12.00 and 13.00 (17.00-18.30 by appointment only), Friday 9.00-12.00 The clinic provides free legal services to any financially qualified person whose cases fall within our mandated service areas. Students at the University of Ottawa and Carleton University are automatically eligible for funding. The University of Ottawa Community Legal Clinic provides free legal services to students at the University of Ottawa and Carleton University, as well as low-income residents in the Ottawa area. Law students` services are supervised by lawyers.
Information: 613-562-5600 [email protected] (Louise Toone, Director), Monday and Wednesday 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. and Thursday 2 a.m. to 4 a.m. (stop); Monday to Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (hours) RSSA will help you find a lawyer or paralegal who will provide legal services in the legal field that meet your needs. The lawyers or paralegals who participate in the service will offer you up to half an hour of free consultation. This advice can be given by telephone or in person (the choice is up to the legal representative). Legal information and referral services on a confidential basis, all areas of law, 30-minute meeting with a legal representative who can provide legal information, referral service for specialized resources in the Ottawa area, assistance in determining the legal forms required, provision of brochures, resources and information tools prepared by various legal organizations, provides access to a computer, provides escort service at the Ottawa courthouse by appointment only The centre does not provide legal advice: medical transportation services, friendly visits, support services for caregivers, community support services. services for all people who identify as Métis of all ages; also provide services to other Aboriginal people; also provides assistance with completing forms, applying for a pension plan, Guaranteed Income Supplement, ODSP In addition, through its Community Legal Education and Awareness Program, the clinic provides legal information to community groups and organizations on a variety of legal topics.
If you are a community organization and would like to learn more about our services, please visit the Community Organizations page. The clinic provides legal services to the City of Ottawa. The clinic is staffed by lawyers and law students and provides public legal education, legal advice, and representation in court for a variety of criminal, family, and tenant matters. Area Served commonlaw.uottawa.ca/community-legal-clinic/: Low-income individuals living in neighbourhoods south or east of Ottawa. Most neighbourhoods south of Queensway and Route 174 and east of Fisher Avenue and Prince of Wales Drive. Area served: September to May only, English/French, accessible office Helps people with significant disabilities and barriers navigate the complex ODSP application process, from initial expression of interest to final decision by the Disability Adjudication Unit or the Social Benefits Tribunal. CPP, Employment Insurance, housing, human rights, formation of certain types of not-for-profit businesses, immigration, ODSP, Ontario Works, Workers` compensation Also provide information on employment standards, Criminal Injuries Compensation Board, name changes Area Served: Low-income people living in the area east of Fisher Avenue and north of Queensway – Route 174. Extends north to the Ottawa River and east to the city limits. Contact: 1-855-947-5255 (Legal Crisis Line), online referrals.
Services: corporate/commercial law, arbitration, labour law, tax law, not-for-profit and charitable law, commercial arbitration. also organizes free public educational seminars on topics relevant to entrepreneurs and small businesses The clinic serves low-income individuals and students. Our services are free and are provided by law students who are supervised by staff lawyers. We offer our services in French and English. For people who need the help of a voice interpreter, the clinic can offer this service. Address: 1301 Richmond Road, Main Floor, Ottawa, ON, K2B 7Y4 / 1301 Richmond Road Ottawa, ON K2B 7Y4 Telephone interpretation available in over 200 languages. Call us, tell us your language and we will have an interpreter on the phone. If you wish to deliver documents, please put them in the mail slot or slip them under the door. Contact: 613-596-1641 – Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 8:30-12:00 and 13:00-16:30, Thursday 8:30-12:00 Services: English / French, Access for people with disabilities Consumer protection, employment matters, Small claims court, Crimes (assault, fraud under $5,000, mischief, theft under $5,000), housing problems (eviction, repair, rent increases/deposits, roommate/guest house, subletting, harassment), driving without insurance, Criminal Injuries Compensation Board Claims, resources for attacks between partners English services offered by agreement.
The legal clinic serves low-income residents of Lanark, Leeds & Grenville, Northern Frontenac and Northern Lennox & Addington. The clinic provides services in the following areas of law: Please note that the clinic does not schedule intake interviews for new clients on statutory holidays or during student exams and training courses. Services include education, case management, accommodation, concurrent disorder treatment program, health promotion and professional support services for clients. Services: English/French, Spanish, interpretation services, accessible Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 8:30-16:30; Wednesday 8:30-20:00 CPP, EI, Housing, Immigration, ODSP, Ontario Works, Workers` Compensation. Information: 613-733-0140 [email protected] (Gary Stein, Executive Director) – Monday from 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Tuesday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and from 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Watershed: Western Ottawa begins west of Holland and Fisher Avenue and extends to the western limits of the city. Contact: 613-241-7008 – Monday 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
and 1:30 p.m., Tuesday 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Wednesday to Friday 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. Contact: 613-737-7791 [email protected] Mon-Fri 20:30-16:30 Sep-May, S-D 8-4 Jun-August Available in family courts across Ontario: www.attorneygeneral.jus.gov.on.ca/english/family/infoctr.php Based on information about the COVID-19 virus provided by health authorities, We are not currently meeting with anyone in person. We have telephone meetings. Please call us and we will get back to you as soon as possible.