August 26-29: 13th Annual Social Justice Summer Retreat

Date August 26, 2010 to August 29, 2010
Time TBA
Where Camp Arowhon, Algonquin Park

This annual event brings together people from a variety of social movements -- activists from all walks of life.

Posted:
June 30, 2010
Article source:
Centre for Social Justice

July 27: Register now for CLEONet's OW & ODSP Applications and Appeals webinar

Date July 27, 2010
Time 12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
Where online

This webinar gives information on the steps in applying for income supports from Ontario Works and the Ontario Disability Support Plan and how to appeal a decision about an income support application.

Posted:
June 23, 2010
Article source:
Flemingdon Community Legal Services

September 21: Register now for CLEONet's ODSP Disability Determination & Application webinar

Date September 21, 2010
Time 12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
Where Online

This webinar gives health practitioners and community service providers information on the Ontario Disability Support Plan disability determination and application processes.

Posted:
June 23, 2010
Article source:
Flemingdon Community Legal Services

June 23: Youth Rights, Schools, Streets and Malls

Date June 23, 2010
Time 9:30 a.m.
Where Various locations in Peterborough

This Peterborough event is a forum for youth, educators, parents, social
agencies, and the public presented by Peterborough Community Legal Centre and Justice for Children and Youth.

Posted:
June 16, 2010
Article source:

June 18: Maintenance Tips for Tenants Workshop

Date June 18, 2010
Time 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Where Ramada Inn, 2nd Floor, 11 Bay Bridge Road, Belleville

This Belleville event, presented by the Community Advocacy and Legal Clinic, features information about tenant rights, help preparing tenant applications to the Landlord and Tenant Board, and community referrals.

Posted:
June 16, 2010
Article source:

June 17: Hamilton rally against social assistance cuts

Date June 17, 2010
Time 1 p.m.
Where Gore Park, Hamilton

On Thursday, June 17, the Ontario Coalition Against Poverty will rally against the Liberal government's decision as part of its 2010 budget to cut the Special Diet Allowance.

Posted:
June 16, 2010
Article source:
Ontario Coalition Against Poverty (OCAP)

June 22: Register now for CLEONet's OW & ODSP Rights and Benefits Overview webinar

Date June 22, 2010
Time 12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
Where Online

This webinar gives an overview of rights and benefits for people receiving financial assistance from Ontario Works and the Ontario Disability Support Plan.

Posted:
June 11, 2010
Article source:
Flemingdon Community Legal Services

June 18: In My Shoes: A Play About Poverty

Date June 18, 2010
Time 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Where Innis Town Hall Theatre, 2 Sussex Ave. Toronto (near St. George subway station)

In My Shoes shares the experiences and reflections of people living in poverty in Sault Ste. Marie, a community that was part of ISAC's Ending Poverty Project.

Posted:
June 10, 2010
Article source:
Income Security Advocacy Centre (ISAC)

June 11-12: 2nd Annual Symposium on HIV, Law and Human Rights

Date June 11, 2010 to June 12, 2010
Time TBA
Where Courtyard Marriott Hotel, Toronto

The aim of the symposium is to stimulate dialogue and knowledge exchange between researchers, policy-makers, service providers, legal professionals, community organizations, and people living with HIV.

Posted:
May 27, 2010
Article source:
Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network

May 26: Register now for CLEONet's webinar on The ABCs of Substitute Decision Making

Date May 26, 2010
Time 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where online

This webinar presents a review of rights and responsibilities related to substitute decision making.

Posted:
May 20, 2010
Article source:
CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)