Resources - français

The Welcome Ontario - Syrian Refugee Assistance Information website has as its goal to bring together trustworthy information for those helping Syrian refugees settle in Ontario. It has Syrian refugee-specific information and referrals about immigration, legal, housing, health care, employment, and daily life. 

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2016
Format:
Web

This tip sheet gives general information about what discrimination and harassment are, where you can go if you think your landlord has discriminated against you or harassed you, and what steps you can take at the Landlord and Tenant Board. Some of the topics covered are:

  • Does the Ontario Human Rights Code protect my housing rights?
  • Does my landlord have to make sure I have the same access to housing as other tenants?
  • What can I do if I think my landlord has violated my human rights?
  • If I decide to apply to the Board, what do I do next?
  • Where can I get more help or information?
Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2016
Format:
Booklet/PDF

This tip sheet contains general information on what to do if your landlord is not keeping the place you rent in good repair or if your landlord does not respect your legal rights. It explains how to fill out Landlord and Tenant Board forms T2 and T6, and answers questions such as, Do I have to pay rent if my landlord won't do repairs?, What if I need the Landlord and Tenant Board to hear my application right away?, and What can I do if I think the Board's order is wrong?

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2016
Format:
Booklet/PDF

This tip sheet gives general information about what you can do if your landlord or someone who buys the place that you rent wants you to move out so that they can live in your place. Some of the topics covered are:

  • If the place I rent is sold, do I have to move out?
  • Can I be evicted because my landlord wants to move into my place?
  • What does the landlord have to do to evict me?
  • What should I say at the eviction hearing?
  • My landlord rented my place to someone else after I moved out. What can I do?
Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2016
Format:
Booklet/PDF

This resource explains what forms a person needs to get married outside of Ontario.

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2016
Format:
Web

Do you need to ask the Landlord and Tenant Board for more time because the deadline to file a form has passed? Or are you in a situation where you want to ask the Board to hold your hearing sooner? To make these kinds of requests, you need to use a form called Request to Extend or Shorten Time. This tip sheet talks about when this form must be used and explains how to fill it in.

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2016
Format:
Booklet/PDF

This resource gives an overview of some of the most important aspects of the Residential Tenancies Act. Topics covered include rent increases, deposits and other charges, repairs and maintenance, discrimination, privacy, moving out, and eviction.

Available in:
English, français (français), American Sign Language (ASL)

This section of the RCMP website explains and lists who can conduct criminal record checks, including:

  • Police services
  • Companies that perform name-based checks
  • Accredited fingerprinting companies
Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2016
Format:
Web

This new guide is for women, including trans women, who are living with HIV and who experience or are at risk of experiencing violence from their intimate partner. The contents include:

  • Introduction
  • Legal options for women living with HIV who experience intimate partner violence
  • Family law and HIV
  • Immigration law and HIV
  • The criminal law and HIV
  • Public health law and HIV
  • Resources - including sources of counselling, support, assistance, and legal advice
Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2016
Format:
Booklet/PDF

This section of the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) website looks at what work reintegration is and what its vision, goal, principles, and policies are. There are also links to related information and relevant research.

Note: Versions of this resource in many other languages are provided on the webpage by Google Translate.

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2016
Format:
Web