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Map RecordAboriginal Legal Services

Map RecordAboriginal Legal ServicesToronto Downtown Central COVID19 -- serving clients by phone as much as possible * agency will continue to prepare Gladue reports and Gladue Letters and provide Courtworker services to the Toronto courts * all walk-in servic ... [More]

Map RecordAdvocacy Centre for Tenants Ontario

Map RecordAdvocacy Centre for Tenants OntarioToronto Downtown Central COVID19 -- Tenant Duty Counsel Program, evictions halted until further notice, Landlord and Tenant Board has suspended all in-person hearings but is holding emergency hearings, if you are a tenant an ... [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 COVID19 -- office closed but staff working remotely * call or email, no access to TTY Community legal clinic Summary Advice and Referral -- confidential advice and information related to disability i ... [More]

Map RecordBlack Legal Action Centre

Map RecordBlack Legal Action CentreToronto Downtown Central COVID19 -- telephone inquiries only, online information about housing security during the COVID19 emergency Legal clinic focusing on individual and systemic anti-Black racism * legal representation * ... [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 COVID19 -- service available by phone or email, no walk-in service * call 647-563-4201 or for legal inquiries, 647-462-3164 * also emai for settlement matters - ; for d ... [More]

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 COVID19 Updates - Online hub available with pandemic updates and resources, including COVID19 Advance Care Planning Toolkit for communicating end-of-life wishes ----- ----- ----- ----- ----- Advocate ... [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 COVID19 -- service by phone, no in person meetings or public education activities * intake Mon, Wed, Fri 9 am-5 pm Community legal clinic * advice, representation, referrals, advocacy * areas of law ... [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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