May 10: Information session on trauma informed responses within the criminal justice system, Thunder Bay

When: Thursday May 10, 2018, 9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Where: Italian Cultural Centre, 132 Algoma St. S., Thunder Bay

Reservations required: (807) 345-7802 / e: gfb@nwowc.org

The Northwestern Ontario Women's Centre and the Cross-Over Youth Committee of Thunder Bay invites you to a FREE community information session.

Posted:
April 24, 2018
Article source:
Northwestern Ontario Women's Centre

May 15: Think Locally, Act Globally: Challenging Canada's Human Rights Record at the UN

When: Tuesday, May 15, 2018, 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Where: Jackman Law Building, 78 Queens Park, Room J250, Toronto, ON M5S 2C5

This is a free event and the public is invited.

Posted:
April 24, 2018
Article source:
Chinese & Southeast Asian Legal Clinic (CSALC)

April 25: Your Privacy Rights

When: Wednesday, April 25, 2018, 7 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Where: Toronto Reference Library, Hinton Learning Theatre, 789 Yonge Street, Toronto, ON M4W 2G8

Learn more about your privacy rights under Ontario's public-sector privacy laws with Brian Beamish, Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario, and information officers.

Posted:
April 23, 2018
Article source:
Toronto Public Library

Black Community Legal Needs Assessment

When: April and May, 2018

Where: Locations around Toronto and in Ottawa

For more information: keishiafacey@gmail.com, 647-981-5256

Consultations will be held at venues around Toronto as well as one in Ottawa to determine the legal needs of Ontario's Black communities.

Posted:
April 19, 2018
Article source:
Black Legal Action Centre (BLAC)

May 3: Windsor Lunch and Learn: Clients with legal questions? CLEO can help.

When: Thursday, May 3, 2018, 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Where: United Way Windsor-Essex County Boardroom, 300 Giles Boulevard East, Unit A1, Windsor ON

Posted:
April 13, 2018
Article source:
CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)

May 4: REGISTER now for the LIEN annual conference!

When:  Friday, May 4, 2018, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Where: 63 Gould Street, Oakham House, Ryerson University, Thomas Lounge (ground floor)

There is no registration fee for this conference and lunch will be provided. Space is limited. Preference will be given to those who register by April 29, 2018.

Posted:
April 12, 2018
Article source:
Low-Income Energy Network (LIEN)

April 30: Right to Housing Community Forum

When: Monday, April 30, 2018, 12 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Where: Metro Hall, 55 John Street, Rotunda (rear of building), Toronto, ON M5V 3C6

ACTO presents a discussion of what is needed to fix Ontario's affordable housing crisis and what a rights-based approach to housing should look like.

Posted:
April 05, 2018
Article source:
Advocacy Centre for Tenants Ontario (ACTO)

April 11: Community Information Session on Federal Credits and Benefits, Thunder Bay

When: Wednesday, April 11, 2018, 9 a.m. - 11 a.m.

Where: Italian Cultural Centre, 132 Algoma St., Thunder Bay

Canada Child Benefit and the Child Disability Benefit, benefits after separation or divorce, issues with the CRA's review process, and more.

Posted:
March 29, 2018
Article source:
Northwestern Ontario Women's Centre

March 28: Home is Toronto? Making Toronto's Neighborhoods a Home for All

When: March 28, 2018, 5:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Where: William Doo Auditorium, 45 Wilcocks Street, Toronto

The event will explore neighbourhood gentrification, access to affordable housing, how cities change, who gets excluded when communities become less affordable, and more.

Posted:
March 15, 2018
Article source:
Canadian Harm Reduction Network

June 7-9: International Refugee Rights Conference 2018

This is an international conference in Toronto designed to enhance effectiveness in promoting the human rights of refugees and vulnerable migrants.

Posted:
March 12, 2018
Article source:
Canadian Council for Refugees