Date & Time: Intake hours are Monday to Friday, from 9:00am to 3:00pm. We break for lunch each day from 12:00pm to 1:00pm. Please call to make an appointment. Urgent matters will be seen on a drop-in basis, subject to availability.
- Please note that effective immediately, the legal clinic WILL ONLY BE ASSISTING CLIENTS BY PHONE. Clients are asked to phone 416 – 653 – 5400 x 1244. Hours are 9:00 – 12:00pm and 1:00 – 3:00pm. You can also email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- If you do not have a phone, a caseworker will be on-site on Wednesdays between 1:00 – 3:00 pm to assist. Call extension 1244 on the black phone (beside reception) and leave a message. Then have a seat in reception and someone will be with you shortly.
Please note the following changes during COVID-19:
For updates to Social Assistance (OW/ODSP), please click here: Social Assistance Update
For updates to Immigration, please click here: Immigration Update
For updates to Landlord and Tenant, please click here: Landlord and Tenant Update
For updates to Employment and Human Rights, please click here: Employment and Human Rights Update
Our legal team provides free advice and representation for residents who meet financial and geographical eligibility criteria, in the following areas of law:
- Tenant issues
- Social assistance
- Human rights
- Employment issues
- Government pensions
- Notarization and Commissioning of legal documents.
Clients must live within the former City of York in Toronto and some financial criteria also apply. Please see the map to check if you live in our catchment area
To find a legal clinic near you, please visit the Legal Aid Ontario website.
For more information please call 416-653-5400, ext. 1244.