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Halton Community Legal Services

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Public Comments Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
 
Halton Community Legal Services is altering our service delivery but we remain available to serve our community. We are limiting in person contact and ask that people not attend our office at this time but we will be available to help both clients and service providers with legal problems during this time. We can be reached by phone at (905) 875-2069 or by email: haltonconsult@lao.on.ca
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-875-2069
Fax 905-845-5927
Website www.haltonlegal.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/haltonlegal
Instagram Instagram: www.instagram.com/haltonlegal
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/HaltonLegal
Contact Form www.haltonlegal.ca/general-inquiries.php
Agency Information
Description (Agency) A community legal clinic funded by Legal Aid Ontario to provide legal aid services to low income residents of Halton
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established October 1977
Funding Provincial - Legal Aid Ontario
Elections AGM September
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
 
Halton Community Legal Services is altering our service delivery but we remain available to serve our community. We are limiting in person contact and ask that people not attend our office at this time but we will be available to help both clients and service providers with legal problems during this time. We can be reached by phone at (905) 875-2069 or by email: haltonconsult@lao.on.ca 
 
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Community legal clinic that helps low income individuals living in Halton with their legal problems, for free 
* office is located in Oakville, but staff are available to meet clients in Milton, Burlington, Oakville, and Halton Hills (Georgetown and Acton) 
* community outreach clinics at various locations including local libraries, food banks, courthouses, and outreach organizations on a rotating basis 
 
Depending on the kind of problem, may be able to help by providing: 
* Summary Advice 
* Brief Services 
* Representation 
* Referrals for legal problems they cannot assist with, and to other community organizations like food banks, social and health services, crisis intervention agencies, and navigation help 
 
Support can be provided for: 
* Income Support and Public Benefits 
* Housing Law 
* Employment Rights 
* Human Rights 
* Secondary Legal Consultation 
* Indigenous Rights and Services 
* Youth Rights 
 
Mobile Legal Clinic 
* serving Acton and Georgetown 
* a lawyer on site providing free legal information and advice in each community on alternating Fridays 
* schedule will be posted on social media 
 
Legal Health Check-Up
* an online check-up to help people who are living in poverty identify legal problems and get help 
* if you do not have enough money to live on, a good home or job, or family, social and health supports, your legal health may be at risk 
 
Note:  
* HCLS does not provide a full range of services, nor does it provide legal aid certificates 
* callers needing certificates or help in family law, criminal law, Workplace Safety and Insurance Board compensation, etc. should contact a Legal Aid of Ontario office
Hours Office 
* Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility Must meet financial eligibility criteria for service * call for further details
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - available if needed
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
Oakville Corporate Centre
690 Dorval Dr, Suite 420
Oakville, ON L6K 3W7
 
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Intersection Dorval Dr and Wyecroft Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Oakville office
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Government / Legal ; Income Programs ; Older Adults
HCSD Sub Heading Community Legal Services ; Employment Insurance (EI) ; Income Programs for Older Adults ; Income Support Programs for Older Adults ; Legal Education / Information
Service Categories Community Legal Clinics ; Discrimination Assistance ; Employment Insurance Benefits Assistance ; General Benefits Assistance ; General Legal Aid ; Legal Counselling ; Legal Information Services ; Outreach Programs ~ Legal Issues ; Pension Benefits Assistance ; Tenant Rights Information/Counselling ; Welfare Rights Assistance

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