November 24: Free Forum on Front-Line Drugs Issues

When: Friday, November 24, 9:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Where: Toronto City Hall, Council Chamber, 100 Queen Street West (at Bay Street)

Information: noharm@canadianharmeduction.com

These presentations will be of interest to people who use drugs, their families, people who provide services, and members of the general public.

Posted:
November 14, 2017
Article source:
Canadian Harm Reduction Network

November 14: 'My officers acted in good faith:' Police Oversight, Accountability and Public Consent

This free 1-day forum is meant to engage academics, members of the community, and policy makers in a critical conversation about issues related to police oversight and public accountability.

Posted:
November 10, 2017
Article source:
Ryerson University

November 17: Spaces still available! Helping front-line workers find good legal information using www.Stepstojustice.Ca

When: Friday, November 17, 2017, 1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Where: Room 101, Macdonald Hall, Queen's University, Kingston

The workshop is free and open to all community workers in the Kingston area.

Posted:
November 10, 2017
Article source:
CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)

November 28: Equity, Inclusion & Racial Justice Change-Making Conversation

When: Tuesday, November 28, 2017, 5:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Where: Toronto Central Grosvenor Street YMCA Centre, 20 Grosvenor Street, Toronto

For more information: csalegalclinic@gmail.com

This is a forum to bring together First Peoples and peoples of colour to share their visions, strategies, and priorities on ensuring a more inclusive, equitable, and racially just environment in Ontario.

 

    Posted:
    October 30, 2017
    Article source:
    Chinese & Southeast Asian Legal Clinic (CSALC)

    Automne 2017: Groupes de soutien pour femmes francophones ayant vécu de la violence de leur partenaire

    SFC Ottawa offre deux groupes de soutien pour femmes francophones ayant vécu de la violence d'un partenaire. CFS Ottawa will offer 2 support groups for Francophone women who have experienced domestic violence.

    Posted:
    October 30, 2017
    Article source:
    Catholic Family Service Ottawa

    February 8: Not Okay: Taking Your First Legal Steps After a Sexual Assault

    When: Thursday, February 8, 2018, 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.

    Where: A welcoming and safe location in the College and Bathurst Streets area

    NOT OKAY is a project for women survivors of sexual assault in Toronto who want more information about the legal system and the options available to them.

    Posted:
    October 27, 2017
    Article source:
    Barbra Schlifer Commemorative Clinic

    November 7: Advocate or Adversary? Understanding your Lawyer's Role, Thunder Bay

    When: Tuesday, November 7, 2017, 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.

    Where: Waverly Library Auditorium, 285 Red River Road, Thunder Bay P7B 1A9

    This information session is free and open to all members of the community, registration required.

    Posted:
    October 26, 2017
    Article source:
    Northwestern Ontario Women's Centre

    November 24: A Free Workshop on Recent Changes to Housing, Employment, Immigration and Citizenship Law

    When: Friday, November 24, 2017, 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

    Where: Steelworkers Hall, 25 Cecil Street, Toronto

    Information: Minh- Trang Nguyen at (416) 971-9674 ext. 210 or by email to: csalegalclinic@gmail.com

    Registration: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/a-free-workshop-on-recent-changes-to-housing-employment-immigration-and-citizenship-law-tickets-39260826188

    All community service providers and legal clinic caseworkers are welcome to attend. However, since there are a limited number of seats, please register.

    Posted:
    October 26, 2017
    Article source:
    Chinese & Southeast Asian Legal Clinic (CSALC)

    November and December 2017: Free workshops at HALCO

    When: November and December 2017

    Where: Specialty Legal Clinic Co-op, 55 University Avenue, 15th Floor Room C2, Toronto (just south of King Street West and the fully accessible St. Andrew subway

    Everyone is welcome to attend these workshops, but space is limited so registration is required. 

    Posted:
    October 24, 2017
    Article source:
    HALCO - HIV & AIDS Legal Clinic Ontario

    October 24: Helping your clients find good legal information, Guelph

    When: Tuesday, October 24, 2017, 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

    Where: University of Guelph, University Centre Room 225 (University Centre is on South Ring Road East. Although you cannot drive right to the University Centre, you can park nearby at South Ring Road East and Christie Lane).

    The workshop aims to provide strategies and tools to non-legal community workers on how to find reliable, relevant, current legal information to help their clients solve legal issues

    Posted:
    October 23, 2017
    Article source:
    CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)