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Woman's deadly cannabis allergy highlights complexity of condo living

A condominium corporation in Mississauga, Ont., is puzzling over how it can accommodate the conflicting medical needs of some residents as marijuana legalization looms.

In April, the condo board of Applewood Place tried to pass a...

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How our libraries can help the homeless

From a Toronto Star column: When we think of places where homeless people hang out during the day, our thoughts likely turn to park benches and downtown sidewalks.

But the reality is that our public libraries, especially those...

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Helping people with mental health disabilities access ODSP: An expert report on the complexity of mental health treatment in Ontario

People with mental health disabilities face particular barriers in accessing Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) benefits. A new report by a group of medical experts from University of Toronto's Collaborative Mental Health Care Working Group...

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Drugging suspected in majority of sex assaults, hospital study shows

More than half of sexual assault cases treated at the Ottawa Hospital in 2015 involved victims who suspected they'd been drugged, startling new research shows.

According to a study published earlier this month in the Emergency Medicine...

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October 18: Legal Capability workshop in Timmins

CLEO will be offering a free Legal Capability workshop to community and front-line workers in Timmins on Thursday, October 18. This workshop is designed to help community workers:

  • detect clients' legal issues and the area(s) of law they...
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October 17: Legal Capability workshop in Kapuskasing

CLEO will be offering a free Legal Capability workshop to community and front-line workers in Kapuskasing on Wednesday, October 17. This workshop is designed to help community workers:

  • detect clients' legal issues and the area(s) of law...
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2018/19 Edition Now Available: Getting Legal Help: A Directory of Community Legal Clinics in Ontario

Organized by region, this popular, easy-to-use directory of Ontario's community legal clinics lists addresses, phone numbers, and websites.

Read more: 2018/19 Edition Now Available...

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In extreme heat, landlords should be required to keep tenants cool

From a Globe and Mail opinion piece: Last month, as a heat wave baked parts of the country, people flocked to beaches and neighbourhood pools in an attempt to seek respite from the stifling weather. But as the temperatures climbed so...

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New and Revised CLEO Publications - August 21, 2018

CLEO RESOURCES AVAILABLE

CLEO is pleased to announce the following new or updated resources. All CLEO resources are provided free of charge. For a complete list of our publications, please visit ...

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Harm reduction group to open unsanctioned overdose prevention site in Parkdale

A grassroots group of drug users, healthcare workers and activists say they will open an unsanctioned overdose prevention site in Toronto's Parkdale neighbourhood, just weeks after the province announced it would "...

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