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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-596-1641
Fax 613-596-3364
Website www.clsottawa.ca
Primary Contact Vicky Watson, Casework and Administrative Support
Primary Executive Gary Stein, Executive Director
Alternate Executive Caroline Harris-McDonald, Director of Legal Services
Address & Map
1301 Richmond Rd
Ottawa, ON K2B 7Y4
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides free legal help to low-income people 
 
Specializes in problems involving: social assistance * landlord and tenant law * Canada Pension Plan Disability * Workplace Safety and Insurance Board * public housing * Ontario Works * Ontario Disability Support Program * Immigration law * employment insurance benefits * education on legal matters 
 
Staff members: Give summary advice * act as advocates / representatives for clients * give talks to community groups * outreach to the community 
 
Does not deal with criminal cases or family law.
Hours Mon-Wed, Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm * Thu 8:30 am-12 noon
Areas Served Ottawa
Eligibility Low-income individuals
Application Call to make an appointment.
Languages English ; French
Fees Service - Repayment of expenses may be required
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/OttawaLegalClinic/
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1982
Funding Provincial - Legal Aid Ontario
Elections The Board of Directors is elected each year at the Annual General Meeting.
Print Material Public legal information * pamphlets
Date Updated 27 Mar 2019
Subjects
Service Categories Community Legal Clinics ; Landlord Rights Information/Counselling ; Legal Counselling ; Legal Information Services ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Legal Issues ; Tenant Rights Information/Counselling

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