December 2: Lunch & Learn / Dîner - Causerie: Trauma Informed Care Approach In Social and Legal Services

When: December 2, 2016, 12 p.m. - 1 p.m.

Where: Catholic Centre for Immigrants, 219 Argyle Ave, Room 114, Ottawa

This month, Connecting Ottawa's Lunch & Learn will be revisiting this year's conference topic of trauma-informed care.

November 14, 2016
Article source:
Connecting Ottawa/Connexion Ottawa

November 23: Parkdale Tenants Speak Out

Many people in Parkdale rent units in small buildings and houses and are threatened with eviction. This event is an opportunity to hear their stories and support them in their struggle.

November 10, 2016
Article source:
Parkdale Community Legal Services

November 24: Youth Justice Forum hosted by Northumberland Community Legal Centre & JFCY

When: Thursday, November 24, 2016, 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Where: Cobourg Community Centre, 750 D'Arcy Street, Cobourg K9A 0G1

RSVP: by Friday November 18 to: 905-373-4464 or

JFCY is partnering with the Northumberland Community Legal Centre to present their 14th Annual Justice Forum, with a focus on youth justice.

October 28, 2016
Article source:
Northumberland Community Legal Centre

November 7 & November 21: Legal Options After Sexual Assault, Thunder Bay

When: Part I: Monday, November 7, 2016, 9:30 a.m. - noon; Part II: Monday, November 21, 2016, 9 a.m. - noon

Where: Elevate NWO, 102-106 Cumberland St. N., Thunder Bay

Reservations: (807) 345-7802 or

The Northwestern Ontario Women's Centre in Thunder Bay invites you to their free information session for service providers and women in the community.

October 27, 2016
Article source:
Northwestern Ontario Women's Centre

November 25: Training on the OHRC Policy on preventing discrimination based on creed

When: Friday, November 25, 2016, 9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Where: Nipissing University, 100 College Drive, North Bay

The Ontario Human Rights Commission (OHRC), Nipissing University, and the Canadian Multifaith Federation invite you to a FREE one-day event at Nipissing College in North Bay.

October 25, 2016
Article source:
Ontario Human Rights Commission (OHRC)

November 10: Tackling the Justice Gap: Restorative Justice and Sexual Violence

When: Thursday, November 10, 2016, 12:30 p.m. - 2 p.m. ET

Where: Online

This discussion will consider whether restorative justice is an appropriate resolution to sexual assault cases that have traditionally gone through the criminal justice system in Canada and other jurisdictions.

October 19, 2016
Article source:
Victim Justice Network

November 17: Prescribing Legal Health: Support Early Intervention to Improve Health Outcomes, Belleville

When: Thursday, November 17, 2016. Refreshments at 1:45 p.m., forum from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m., AGM 4:15 p.m.

Where: The Core, 223 Pinnacle Street, Prince Edward Meeting Room, Belleville, ON

The Community Advocacy & Legal Centre (CALC) invites community members to join them to learn more about the links between health and justice.

October 18, 2016
Article source:
Community Advocacy & Legal Centre (CALC)

October 21-22: Connect, Create, Communicate: Public legal education and the access to justice movement

When: Friday and Saturday, October 21-22, 2016

Where: Chestnut Residence & Conference Centre, 89 Chestnut Street, Toronto M5G 1R1

Still some seats available for Connect, Create, Communicate, a national conference on access to justice and public legal education and information (PLEI), in Toronto, October 21-22, 2016.

October 12, 2016
Article source:
CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)

November 9: Shut it Down: Challenging Islamophobia, xenophobia and racism in our communities

When: Wednesday, November 9, 2016, 6 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Where: Westin Prince Hotel, 900 York Mills Road, Toronto, on York Mills Road near Don Mills

This is a panel discussion to be presented at the OCASI Annual General Meeting 2016.

October 12, 2016
Article source:
Ontario Council of Agencies Serving Immigrants (OCASI)

October 11: Helping your clients find good legal information, Collingwood

Date: Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Time: Please indicate whether you can attend from 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. or 1 - 4 p.m., or whether you are available for either time. Times will be confirmed by October 7.

Location: Collingwood Public Library, Community Room C, 55 Ste. Marie St., Collingwood

A workshop presented by CLEO to help you help your clients when they face a legal issue.

October 07, 2016
Article source:
CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)