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

March 13, 14, 15: Legal Aid Ontario supporting racialized communities, Ottawa

When: March 13, 14, and 15, 2018, 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Where: 3 venues in Ottawa

Are you Black/Asian/Latin American/Middle Eastern? Do you know where to go for legal help if you are charged with a crime? Getting divorced or separated? Facing deportation?

Posted:
March 09, 2018
Article source:
Connecting Ottawa/Connexion Ottawa

March 4: Mark your calendars - upcoming Low-Income Energy Network (LIEN) conference

This is a gathering for community legal clinics, anti-poverty, affordable housing, and environmental advocates to share experiences and engage in an action agenda on low-income energy issues.

Posted:
March 08, 2018
Article source:
Low-Income Energy Network (LIEN)

April 30: Five Good Ideas: Listening and learning - Indigenous peoples and human rights

When: Monday, april 30, 2018, 12 p.m. - 2 p.m. ET

Where: Auditorium, Central YMCA, 20 Grosvenor Street, Toronto, ON M4Y 2V5

A discussion of how to move forward with human rights in the era of reconciliation and nation-to-nation relationship building, to help organizations along the path to reconciliation.

Posted:
March 07, 2018
Article source:
Maytree

March 23: Older Women and Domestic Violence

When: Friday, March 23, 2018, 12:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. ET

Where: Online

This webinar is presented by Tamar Witelson, Legal Director at METRAC and Rochella Vassell from Elder Abuse Ontario, as part of the Family Law Education for Women (FLEW) project.

Posted:
March 02, 2018
Article source:
CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)

March 12: Parental Alienation, Family Law, and Mothers: a discussion

When: Monday, March 12, 2018, 12:30 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.

Where: Online

This webinar is presented by Tamar Witelson, Legal Director at METRAC and Malerie Rose, Lawyer, Rose Family Law as part of the Family Law Education for Women (FLEW) project.

Posted:
March 02, 2018
Article source:
CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)

March 6: Justice for Youth

When: Tuesday, March 6, 2018, 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Where: Centennial Branch, Toronto Public Library, 578 Finch Avenue West, Toronto, ON M2R 1N7

Emily, a lawyer from Justice for Children and Youth, will answer questions about rights at school, sexting gone wrong, consent, and all your other questions.

Posted:
March 01, 2018
Article source:
Toronto Public Library

March 14: Harassment at the Workplace

When: Wednesday, March 14, 2018, 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Where: Fairview Library, Room 2, 35 Fairview Mall Drive, Toronto, ON  M2J 4S4

Posted:
February 28, 2018
Article source:
Toronto Public Library

REMINDER - PLE Learning Exchange Community of Practice call - Thursday, March 1

When: Thursday, March 1, 2017, 12 noon - 1 p.m. EST

Where: On the phone

Chris Veldhoven, LGBTQ Community Program Coordinator with The LGBTQ Parenting Network, will talk about legal-information-related initiatives in the health promotion work of the Network.

Posted:
February 26, 2018
Article source:
CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)

March 7: How to File Your Income Tax

When: Wednesday, March 7, 2018, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Where: Lillian H. Smith Library, 239 College Street, Toronto

Topics to be covered include an intro to the Canadian Individual Tax System, tax credits and benefits, E-filing, and a demonstration of filing a simple tax return using a software product.

Posted:
February 22, 2018
Article source:
CultureLink