Effective April 8, 2021, the Provincial government has declared a state of emergency and issued a province-wide stay-at-home order.

Services and hours listed on this page may be impacted in response to increased restrictions. Please contact organizations and programs listed here prior to visiting in person in order to receive the most up to date information on services.

Centre for Equality Rights in Accommodation

Contact Information
Office Phone 416-944-0087
Toll Free Phone 1-800-263-1139
E-Mail cera@equalityrights.org
Website www.equalityrights.org
Primary Contact Alyssa Brierley, Executive Director
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Advocates for tenants facing human rights issues in housing including discrimination, harassment or the need for an accommodation under the Ontario Human Rights Code

Registered Charity
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding United Way - United Way Greater Toronto
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) COVID19 -- service continues

Eviction prevention supports 
  • legal information about the eviction and Landlord and Tenant Board processes, help with system navigation, and helping people find supports to help them keep their homes
Information about the human rights claim process
  • tools for self-advocacy 
  • educational materials about tenant and housing rights
  • workshops about housing rights
Advocates for tenants facing human rights issues in housing including discrimination, harassment or the need for an accommodation under the Ontario Human Rights Code
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Durham Region ; Halton Region ; Ontario ; Peel Region ; Toronto ; York Region
Boundaries Eviction prevention -- Greater Toronto Area * education services Ontario wide
Eligibility People and groups facing discrimination in housing

Tenants facing eviction

Residency Requirements: Eviction prevention -- Greater Toronto Area * education services Ontario wide
Application Telephone or email inquiries only, no in-person services
Languages Other - limited interpretation services available
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Toronto Downtown Central
Address & Map
Toronto, ON
Canada
 
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Intersection Spadina Ave and Dundas St W
Mailing Address 192 Spadina Ave 
Suite 427 
Toronto, ON 
Canada M5T 2C2
Physical Access Not Applicable
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Government / Legal
HCSD Sub Heading Community Legal Services
Service Categories Discrimination Assistance ~ Housing Issues ; Eviction Prevention Legal Assistance ; Housing Advocacy Groups ; Individual Advocacy ~ Housing Issues ; Tenant Rights Information/Counselling

Agency Overview


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