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Map RecordAboriginal Legal Services

Map RecordAboriginal Legal ServicesToronto Downtown Central Community Legal Clinic 416-408-4041, fax 416-408-1568 * deals primarily with landlord and tenant issues, Ontario Works and Ontario Disability Support Plan (ODSP), Canada Pension Plan Disability (CPPD ... [More]

Map RecordAdvocacy Centre for Tenants Ontario

Map RecordAdvocacy Centre for Tenants OntarioToronto Downtown Central Community legal clinic * works to better the housing situation of low income Ontario residents including tenants, housing cooperative members and homeless people * no direct legal services for individ ... [More]

Map RecordAdvocacy Centre for the Elderly

Map RecordAdvocacy Centre for the ElderlyToronto Downtown Central Community legal clinic * representation in cases involving issues of particular importance to seniors, such as long term care, hospital discharge issues, elder abuse, government pensions, income maint ... [More]

Map RecordARCH Disability Law Centre

Map RecordARCH Disability Law CentreToronto Downtown Central Community legal clinic Summary Advice and Referral -- confidential advice and information related to disability issues * telephone service * limited representation in test case litigation * representa ... [More]

Map RecordBlack Legal Action Centre

Map RecordBlack Legal Action CentreToronto Downtown Central Legal clinic focusing on individual and systemic anti-Black racism * legal representation * test case litigation * law reform and community development * summary legal advice, brief services and publi ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Snowbird Association

Map RecordCanadian Snowbird AssociationNorth York East Includes advocacy group fighting to defend the Canadian Health Act

Map RecordCentre for Spanish-Speaking Peoples, CSSP Community Legal Clinic

Map RecordCentre for Spanish-Speaking Peoples, CSSP Community Legal ClinicNorth York West Deals primarily with employment rights, human rights, immigration, social assistance, refugees, tenant issues, Employment Insurance (EI) * law reform * funded by Legal Aid Ontario

Map RecordChinese and Southeast Asian Legal Clinic

Map RecordChinese and Southeast Asian Legal ClinicToronto Downtown Central Community legal clinic * deals primarily with immigration, tenant issues, social assistance, employment rights, human rights, poverty law * most refugee cases referred to Legal Aid * may provide repre ... [More]

Map RecordDying with Dignity Canada

Map RecordDying with Dignity CanadaToronto Downtown North Advocates for assisted dying rules that respect the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms * personal support to adults suffering from grievous and irremediable medical conditions, wishing to die on ... [More]

Map RecordGreenpeace Canada

Map RecordGreenpeace CanadaToronto Downtown Central Political lobbying, public education and campaigns, environmental advocacy

Map RecordHIV & AIDS Legal Clinic Ontario (HALCO)

Map RecordHIV & AIDS Legal Clinic Ontario (HALCO)Toronto Downtown Central Community legal clinic * advice, representation, referrals, advocacy * areas of law include privacy, social assistance, immigration, housing/tenant, pensions, Employment Insurance (EI), private insura ... [More]

Map RecordIncome Security Advocacy Centre

Map RecordIncome Security Advocacy CentreToronto Downtown Central Community legal clinic * pursues test cases, Charter and appellate litigation to address systemic issues arising from federal and provincial income security programs, and from the political, economic ... [More]

Map RecordOntario Federation of Labour

Map RecordOntario Federation of LabourNorth York East Deals with concerns about provincial policies in the areas of education, the environment, health, human rights, labour relations, employment standards and minimum wage rates, pensions, occupational he ... [More]

Map RecordPeel Halton Cooperative Housing Federation

Map RecordPeel Halton Cooperative Housing FederationMississauga Federation of nonprofit housing cooperatives * lobbying and representation * promotion of nonprofit cooperative housing * advice and training in cooperative housing management * assistance to new coop ... [More]

Map RecordUnited Senior Citizens of Ontario

Map RecordUnited Senior Citizens of OntarioEtobicoke South Presentations to government and decision makers * works to improve quality of life for older adults * helps organize and provides consultation to seniors groups * cooperates with other provincial orga ... [More]

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