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Income Security Advocacy Centre

Contact Information
Office Phone Office: 416-597-5820
Toll Free Phone 1-866-245-4072
Fax 416-597-5821
E-Mail isac@lao.on.ca
Website incomesecurity.org
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Specialty community legal clinic
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Primary Executive Melinda Ferlisi, Executive Director
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Specialty 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 and social causes of poverty
  • law reform
  • policy development
  • community development and provincial organizing
  • public legal education
  • no direct legal services to individuals except in relation to test and Charter cases
  • funded by Legal Aid Ontario
  • Member of the Association of Community Legal Clinics of Ontario
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Ontario
Boundaries Ontario
Eligibility No direct services to individuals

Residency Requirements: Ontario
Application Call or visit website for information
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Toronto
Address & Map
55 University Ave
Suite 1500
Toronto, ON
Canada M5J 2H7
 
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Intersection University Ave and King St W
Physical Access Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Easy access to elevator ; Dedicated accessible washroom with all features
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Government / Legal
HCSD Sub Heading Community Legal Services ; Legal Education / Information
Service Categories Community Legal Clinics ; General Benefits Assistance ; Judicial Advocacy ~ Public Assistance Issues ; Legal Decision Making Support ; Legal Information Services ~ Public Assistance Issues ; Legislative Advocacy ~ Public Assistance Issues

Agency Overview


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