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Child death leave is an unpaid, job-protected leave of absence. It provides up to 104 weeks with respect to the death of a child. This resource has information on these topics:

  1. Eligibility
  2. Federal income support grant
  3. Time of a child death leave
  4. Sharing child death leave
  5. Notice requirements: Advance notice and a written plan
  6. Evidence
  7. Rights during and at the end of child death leave
Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2018
Format:
Web

Crime-related child death or disappearance leave is an unpaid job-protected leave of absence. It provides up to 104 weeks with respect to the crime-related disappearance of a child. This resource has information on these topics:

  1. Eligibility
  2. Federal income support grant
  3. Timing of a crime-related child disappearance leave
  4. Sharing crime-related child disappearance leave
  5. Notice requirements: Advance notice and a written plan
  6. Evidence
  7. Rights during and at the end of crime-related child disappearance leave
Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2018
Format:
Web

This is a list of the nine public holidays observed in Ontario and the rules about how employees are paid for these holidays and the kind of work eligible for the public holiday entitlement. Note that this resource is updated to reflect the law as of Jan 1, 2018.

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2018
Format:
Web

This one-page poster provides a summary of some rights and responsibilities under the Employment Standards Act. It has brief, basic information on hours of work, rest periods, overtime pay, minimum wage, paydays, vacation time and pay, public holidays, leaves of absence, and termination notice and pay.

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2018
Format:
Poster, Web

On October 24, 2017, the Immigration and Refugee Protection Regulations will change to reinstate the maximum age for a dependent child as under 22 years. (Since 1 August 2014, the maximum age has been under 19 years). The Canadian Council for Refugees has prepared a document providing detailed practical information about the change, particularly with regard to people who have applications in process when the regulation changes on 24 October 2017.

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2017
Format:
Booklet/PDF, Web

Certificates are one of a range of services that Legal Aid Ontario provides for its clients. This information from the Legal Aid of Ontario website covers these topics:

  • What's a legal aid certificate?
  • Does your legal problem qualify?
  • Does your income qualify?
Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2017
Format:
Web

An appeal to the second level of the Social Security Tribunal (SST), the Appeal Division, is an appeal of the General Division's decision. There is information here about permission to appeal, what happens once permission to appeal is given, and what happens if you disagree with the decision made by the Appeal Division.

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2017
Format:
Web

This know-your-rights guide is for non-U.S. citizens coming to Canada from the United States to make a refugee claim. It has four sections:

  • Coming by a port of entry
  • Making a refugee claim at a port of entry
  • Entering Canada somewhere other than at a regular port of entry
  • Protecting yourself
Available in:
English, français (français), Amharic (Amharic), Arabic (عربي ), Chinese (中文), Farsi/Persian (پارسی ), Haitian Creole (kreyòl ayisyen), Kurdish (Sorani) (Kurdish (Sorani)), Punjabi (ਪੰਜਾਬੀ ), Somali (Afsoomaali), Spanish (español), Tagalog/Filipino (Tagalog/Filipino), Tamil (தமிழ்), Tigryna (Tigryna), Twi (Twi), Urdu (اردو), Vietnamese (tiếng Việt)
Produced by:
No One Is Illegal
Produced In:
2017
Format:
Booklet/PDF

This booklet explains what landlords can do with personal property that tenants leave behind when they move or are evicted. It describes when it is legal for a landlord to take a tenant's belongings, what a landlord can do with the belongings of a tenant who dies, and what some of the rules are for a tenant who lives in a mobile or land lease home.

Available in:
English, français (français)

Anyone who is the subject of a General Division decision can appeal that decision to the Appeal Division. This includes a claimant, a beneficiary, an added party, as well as the Minister of Employment and Social Development Canada. Topics include:

  1. Before appealing
  2. When to appeal
  3. How to appeal
  4. Key steps in an appeal
  5. Hearings
  6. Decisions

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2017
Format:
Web