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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-241-7008
Fax 613-241-8680
Website www.clsottawa.ca/
Primary Contact Kylie Stanners, Director of Operations
Primary Executive Gary Stein, Executive Director
Alternate Executive Charles McDonald, Director of Legal Services
Address & Map
1 Nicholas St, Suite 422
Ottawa, ON K1N 7B7
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Free legal help to people of low income 
 
Specializes in problems involving: landlord and tenant law * social assistance * immigration * employment insurance * Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) * Canada Pension Plan (CPP) 
 
Also provides education on legal matters and is involved in various law reform issues 
 
Queer Refugee Hearings Program: in partnership with Capital Rainbow Refugee * hearing assistance to individuals claiming refugee protection based on sexual orientation, gender identity, and expression
Hours Mon, Wed-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Tue 1 pm-4:30 pm 
 
Queer Refugee Hearings Program: Wed 5 pm-7:30 pm, Oct 23, Nov 6, Nov 27, Dec 4 and Dec 11 2019
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Low income residents * Queer Refugee Hearings Program: individuals in Ottawa claiming refugee protection based on sexual orientation, gender identity, and expression
Application Call for an appointment 
 
Queer Refugee Hearings Program: drop in * appointments are given on a first-come first-served basis * for more information, contact hershni@lao.on.ca
Languages English ; French
Fees None
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Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/OttawaLegalClinic/
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1982
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Attorney General - Legal Aid Ontario
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Date Updated 13 Nov 2019
Subjects
Service Categories Community Legal Clinics ; Landlord Rights Information/Counselling ; Legal Counselling ; Legal Information Services ; Refugee Claims Legal Assistance ~ LGBTQ Individuals ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Legal Issues ; Tenant Rights Information/Counselling

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