Ontario's Community Legal Clinics are funded by Legal Aid Ontario to provide legal services for low-income individuals and families in a variety of areas of law including Landlord and Tenant or housing law. Clinics can also help you to find support and advice by directing you to other community agencies that provide assistance and information.

To find the community legal clinic for your area, you can check the Legal Aid Ontario web site and enter your postal code. You can also find a map and full listing of community legal clinics - general service, specialty community legal clinics, and student legal aid services societies in Ontario on the Your Legal Rights Services Map. For more information, see:

The Housing Help Association of Ontario (HHAO) is a provincial association of community based, not-for-profit organizations delivering free housing help services that prevent and reduce homelessness. To find your local housing help association visit findhousinghelp.ca.

If you live in the Greater Toronto area, the Federation of Metro Tenants' Associations (FMTA) runs a Tenant Hotline. If you have any questions about your rights as a tenant in Toronto, you can call the hotline at: 416-921-9494.

Centre for Equality Rights in Accommodation (CERA) is a charitable, non-profit organization in Canada dedicated to ending discrimination in housing and promoting human rights in housing. CERA has offices in Toronto and Ottawa.

If you think you are experiencing discrimination in housing, contact the Human Rights Legal Support Centre.

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211 Ontario is an information and referral hotline that gives help in many languages. Dial 211 for free from any phone in Ontario. They take calls 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

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211 Ontario - Employment and Training

211Ontario.ca provides an extensive list of community and social services from across Ontario related to Employment and Training. In most communities in Ontario, you can dial 211 to access...
Regions served:
Serves all of Ontario, Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Northern Ontario, Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Community and/or Social Services
Website:
http://www.211ontario.ca/topic/employment-training

211 Ontario - Housing

211Ontario.ca provides an extensive list of community and social services from across Ontario related to Housing. In most communities in Ontario, you can dial 211 to access telephone-based informaton...
Regions served:
Serves all of Ontario, Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Northern Ontario, Outside Ontario, Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Community and/or Social Services
Website:
http://www.211ontario.ca/topic/housing

Administrative Justice Support Network (Community Living Ontario)

The Administrative Justice Support Network mission is to support people to feel competent and confident to proceed with an appeal before an administrative board or tribunal whether or not they have...
Regions served:
Serves all of Ontario, Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Northern Ontario, Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Community and/or Social Services
Phone:
416-447-4348 (233)
Website:
http://asjn.communitylivingontario.ca/

ADR Institute of Canada

The ADR Institute of Canada is a national non-profit organization committed to excellence in using alternative dispute resolution processes to prevent and resolve disputes. It offers information,...
Regions served:
Serves all of Ontario, Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Northern Ontario, Outside Ontario, Canada
Service type:
Community and/or Social Services
Website:
http://www.adrcanada.ca

Advocacy Centre for Tenants Ontario (ACTO)

Works for the advancement of human rights and justice in housing for low-income Ontarians through legal advice and representation, law reform, community organizing, training, and...
Regions served:
Serves all of Ontario, Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Northern Ontario, Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - Specialty
Phone:
416-597-5855
Website:
http://www.acto.ca

Advocacy Centre for The Elderly (ACE)

Provides direct legal services to low income seniors, public legal education, and law reform. Services and activities are in relation to areas of law of special importance to the seniors’ population...
Regions served:
Serves all of Ontario, Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Northern Ontario, Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - Specialty
Phone:
416-598-2656
Website:
http://www.acelaw.ca

Algoma Community Legal Clinic

Algoma Community Legal Clinic provides free legal services to low-income residents of the Sault Ste. Marie and Algoma district. The clinic assists clients with Ontario Disability Support Program (...
Regions served:
Northern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
705-942-4900
Website:
http://www.algomalegalclinic.ca/

ARCH Disability Law Centre

ARCH Disability Law Centre provides information, summary advice and referral service, brief services, and representation in certain cases for people with disabilities and for lawyers and other legal...
Regions served:
Serves all of Ontario, Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Northern Ontario, Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - Specialty
Phone:
416-482-8255
Website:
http://www.archdisabilitylaw.ca

Assessment Review Board

The Assessment Review Board (ARB) is a tribunal by the Government of Ontario to hear about appeals regarding property accessments or classifications in Ontario. The Assessment Review Board is an...
Regions served:
Serves all of Ontario, Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Northern Ontario, Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Court and Tribunal Related Services, Other Government Services
Phone:
1-416-212-6349
Website:
Assessment Review Board

Board of Negotiations

The Board of Negotiations (BON) is a tribunal board of Ontario that negotiates the settlement landowners get for the land that have been seized by the state. The BON deals with compensation for land...
Regions served:
Serves all of Ontario, Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Northern Ontario, Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Court and Tribunal Related Services, Other Government Services
Phone:
1-416-212-6349
Website:
Board of Negotiation

Canadian Mental Health Association, Ontario

The Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), Ontario, is a non-profit, charitable organization committed to making good mental health possible for all. You can find information on local...
Regions served:
Serves all of Ontario, Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Northern Ontario, Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Community and/or Social Services
Phone:
416-977-5580
Website:
http://ontario.cmha.ca/

Centre for Equality Rights in Accommodation (CERA)

Centre for Equality Rights in Accommodation (CERA) is a charitable, non-profit organization in Canada dedicated to ending discrimination in housing and promoting human rights in housing. CERA...
Regions served:
Serves all of Ontario, Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Northern Ontario, Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Other Law-related Services
Phone:
416-944-0087
Website:
http://www.equalityrights.org/cera/

Centre for Spanish-Speaking Peoples (CSSP)

Centre for Spanish-Speaking Peoples (CSSP) provides summary advice and assistance, with particular emphasis on immigration matters and workers' rights, to the Spanish-speaking community of...
Regions served:
Greater Toronto Area
Service type:
Legal Clinics - Specialty
Phone:
416-533-8545; 416-533-0680 Legal Intake Line
Website:
http://www.spanishservices.org/

Chatham-Kent Legal Clinic

Chatham-Kent Legal Clinic provides free legal services to low-income residents of Chatham and surrounding areas.
Regions served:
Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
519-351-6771
Website:
http://www.cklc.ca/

CHF Canada

CHF Canada, The Co-operative Housing Federation of Canada, is the nation-wide umbrella organization for co‑op housing and Canada's link with co‑op housing around the world.
Regions served:
Canada
Service type:
Community and/or Social Services, Other Law-related Services
Website:
http://www.chfcanada.coop/eng/pages2007/home.asp

Clinique juridique francophone de l'Est d'Ottawa

Clinique juridique francophone de l'Est d'Ottawa provides free legal services to low-income francophone residents of East Ottawa.
Regions served:
Eastern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
613-744-2892
Website:
http://www.cscvanier.com/fr/juridique

Clinique juridique Grand-Nord Legal Clinic

Clinique Juridique Grand-Nord Legal Clinic provides free legal services in French and English to low-income residents of Kapuskasing and surrounding area.
Regions served:
Northern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
705-337-6200
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/GrandNordLegalClinic/

Clinique juridique populaire de Prescott et Russell Inc.

Clinique juridique populaire de Prescott et Russell Inc. provides free legal services to low-income residents of the United Counties of Prescott and Russell.
Regions served:
Eastern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
613-632-1136
Website:
http://www.cjppr.on.ca/en/

Clinique juridique Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry Legal Clinic

Clinique juridique Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry Legal Clinic provides free legal services to low-income residents of Cornwall and surrounding areas.
Regions served:
Eastern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
613-932-2703
Website:
http://www.sdglegal.com/en/

Community Advocacy & Legal Centre (CALC)

Community Advocacy & Legal Centre provides free legal services to low-income residents of Belleville and surrounding areas.
Regions served:
Eastern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
613-966-8686
Website:
http://www.communitylegalcentre.ca

Community and Legal Aid Services Programme (CLASP)

Community and Legal Aid Services Programme (CLASP) provides free legal services to low-income residents of Toronto and to York University students. CLASP also provides free legal services to low-...
Regions served:
Greater Toronto Area
Service type:
Student Legal Aid Services Society
Phone:
416-736-5029
Website:
http://www.osgoode.yorku.ca/community-clinics/welcome-community-legal-aid-servic...

Community and specialty legal clinics

Funded by Legal Aid Ontario, community legal clinics provide free legal services to low income people in every community across Ontario. All help is free, private and confidential. Community...
Regions served:
Serves all of Ontario, Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Northern Ontario, Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Aid Ontario Services, Legal Clinics - General Service, Legal Clinics - Specialty
Website:
http://legalaid.on.ca/en/getting/type_civil-clinics.asp

Community Legal Aid

Community Legal Aid provides free legal services to University of Windsor students and low-income people in the Windsor-Essex area. Services are provided by law students supervised by...
Regions served:
Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Student Legal Aid Services Society
Phone:
519-253-7150
Website:
http://www.uwindsor.ca/law/legalaid/

Community Legal Assistance Sarnia

Community Legal Assistance of Sarnia provides free legal services for low-income residents of Sarnia and Lambton County.
Regions served:
Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
519-332-8055

Community Legal Clinic - Brant, Haldimand, Norfolk

Community Legal Clinic - Brant, Haldimand, Norfolk provides free legal services to low-income residents of the counties of Brant, Haldimand, and Norfolk. 
Regions served:
Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
519-752-8669
Website:
http://www.bhnlegalclinic.ca

Community Legal Clinic - Simcoe, Haliburton, Kawartha Lakes

Community Legal Clinic - Simcoe, Haliburton, Kawartha Lakes provides free legal services to low-income residents of Simcoe County, Haliburton County, and Kawartha Lakes.
Regions served:
Central Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
705-326-6444
Website:
http://www.communitylegalclinic.ca

Community Legal Clinic of York Region

Community Legal Clinic of York Region provides free legal services to low-income residents of York Region.
Regions served:
Greater Toronto Area
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
905-508-5018
Website:
http://www.clcyr.on.ca/

Community Legal Services Ottawa Centre

Community Legal Services Ottawa Centre (CLSOC) provides free legal advice and/or representation to low-income clients in the following areas of law: landlord and tenant, social assistance,...
Regions served:
Eastern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
(613) 241-7008
Website:
http://www.socls.org/

Community Legal Services, Western University

Community Legal Services, Western University provides free legal services to low-income residents of London and to Fanshawe College and Western students. Services are provided by law students...
Regions served:
Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Student Legal Aid Services Society
Phone:
519-661-3352
Website:
http://law.uwo.ca/legal_clinics/community_legal_services/

Downsview Community Legal Services

Downsview Community Legal Services provides free legal services to low-income residents of the geographical area served by the clinic in north Toronto.
Regions served:
Greater Toronto Area
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
416-635-8388
Website:
http://www.downsviewcommunitylegalservices.com/

Durham Community Legal Clinic

Durham Community Legal Clinic provides free legal services to low-income residents of the Durham region.
Regions served:
Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
905-728-7321
Website:
http://www.durhamcommunitylegalclinic.ca

East Toronto Community Legal Services

East Toronto Community Legal Services provides free legal services to low-income residents of the geographical area the clinic serves in east Toronto.
Regions served:
Greater Toronto Area
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
416-461-8102

Eastern Ottawa Resource Centre

The Eastern Ottawa Resource Centre provides services in English and French in the areas of community development, violence against women, youth support, legal information, housing, settlement, and...
Regions served:
Eastern Ontario
Service type:
Community and/or Social Services
Phone:
613-741-6025
Website:
http://www.eorc-creo.ca/

Elgin-Oxford Legal Clinic

Elgin-Oxford Legal Clinic provides free legal services to low-income residents of Elgin and Oxford counties.
Regions served:
Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
519-633-2638
Website:
http://www.eolc.ca/

Eviction Prevention Program, Western University

The Eviction Prevention Program offered through Western University offers assistance for people facing eviction for advice and information within the London region. 
Regions served:
Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Court and Tribunal Related Services, Other Law-related Services
Phone:
1-519-661-3352
Website:
http://www.legalaid.on.ca/en/getting/type_housing.asp

Federation of Metro Tenants' Associations

The Federation of Metro Tenants' Associations (FMTA) is a non-profit organization which advocates for better rights for tenants. Founded in 1974, it is the oldest and largest tenant federation in...
Regions served:
Greater Toronto Area
Service type:
Community and/or Social Services, Other Law-related Services
Phone:
416-646-1772
Website:
https://www.torontotenants.org/

Flemingdon Community Legal Services

Flemingdon Community Legal Services provides free legal services to low-income residents of the geographical area the clinic serves in east Toronto.
Regions served:
Greater Toronto Area
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
416-441-1764 ; 416-441-0969 (intake)
Website:
http://flemingdonlegal.org/

Francophone legal advice line - Eastern Ontario

French-speaking callers in eastern Ontario can get free, confidential legal advice and referrals by telephone.
Regions served:
Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Aid Ontario Services
Website:
http://www.legalaid.on.ca/en/contact/flapp.asp

Francophone legal advice line - Greater Toronto Area

French-speaking callers in the Greater Toronto Area can get free, confidential legal advice and referrals by telephone.
Regions served:
Greater Toronto Area
Service type:
Legal Aid Ontario Services
Phone:
1-877-966-7345
Website:
http://www.legalaid.on.ca/en/contact/flapp.asp

Francophone legal advice line - Northern Ontario

French-speaking callers in northern Ontario can get free, confidential legal advice and referrals by telephone.
Regions served:
Central Ontario, Northern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Aid Ontario Services
Phone:
1-877-687-2847
Website:
http://www.legalaid.on.ca/en/contact/flapp.asp

Francophone legal advice line - Southwestern Ontario

French-speaking callers in southwestern Ontario can get free, confidential legal advice and referrals by telephone.
Regions served:
Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Aid Ontario Services
Website:
http://www.legalaid.on.ca/en/contact/flapp.asp

Government of Ontario - ServiceOntario

The Government of Ontario website provides information to residents, businesses and visitors to Ontario. The site features information on Ontario government services and programs. To access Ontario...
Regions served:
Serves all of Ontario, Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Northern Ontario, Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Other Government Services
Website:
https://www.ontario.ca/page/serviceontario

Grey-Bruce Community Legal Clinic

Grey-Bruce Community Legal Clinic provides free legal services to low-income residents of Grey and Bruce counties.
Regions served:
Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
519-370-2200
Website:
http://www.gblegalclinic.com

Habitat for Humanity

Habitat for Humanity provides a list of local affiliates that provide information for affordable housing for people who live in Canada.
Regions served:
Serves all of Ontario, Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Northern Ontario, Outside Ontario, Southwestern Ontario, Canada
Service type:
Community and/or Social Services
Phone:
1-416-644-0988
Website:
Habitat for Humanity

HALCO - HIV & AIDS Legal Clinic Ontario

Provides free legal services to people living with HIV/AIDS in Ontario. Other services include public legal education activities across Ontario, law reform and community development activities....
Regions served:
Serves all of Ontario, Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Northern Ontario, Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - Specialty
Phone:
416-340-7790
Website:
http://www.halco.org/

Halton Community Legal Services

Halton Community Legal Services provides free legal services to low- income residents of the Halton region. Voices for Change Is a grassroots advocacy group supported by Halton Community Legal...
Regions served:
Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
905-877-5256
Website:
http://www.haltonlegal.ca

Hamilton Community Legal Clinic / Clinique juridique communautaire de Hamilton

Hamilton Community Legal Clinic / Clinique juridique communautaire de Hamilton provides free legal services to low-income residents of Hamilton.
Regions served:
Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
905-527-4572
Website:
http://www.hamiltonjustice.ca

Housing Help Association of Ontario

The Housing Help Association of Ontario (HHAO) is a provincial association of community based, not-for-profit organizations delivering free housing help services that prevent and reduce homelessness...
Regions served:
Serves all of Ontario, Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Northern Ontario, Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Community and/or Social Services
Website:
https://findhousinghelp.ca

Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario

The Tribunal's role in the human rights system in Ontario is to resolve applications concerning claims of discrimination made under the Ontario Human Rights Code.
Regions served:
Serves all of Ontario, Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Northern Ontario, Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Court and Tribunal Related Services, Other Government Services
Phone:
416-326-1312
Website:
http://www.sjto.gov.on.ca/hrto/

Huron/Perth Community Legal Clinic

Huron/Perth Community Legal Clinic provides free legal services to low-income residents of Stratford and surrounding areas of Perth and Huron Counties.
Regions served:
Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
519-271-4556
Website:
http://www.huronperthlegalclinic.ca/

Integrated Legal Services Office

The Integrated Legal Services Office is staffed with family lawyers and paralegals who can assist clients with retaining a lawyer experienced in the areas of custody, access, support, child...
Regions served:
Eastern Ontario
Service type:
Court and Tribunal Related Services, Legal Aid Ontario Services
Phone:
613-569-7448
Website:
Integrated Legal Services Office

Jane Finch Community Legal Services

Jane Finch Community Legal Services provides free legal services to low-income residents of the geographical area the clinic serves in north Toronto.
Regions served:
Greater Toronto Area
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
416-398-0677
Website:
http://www.janefinchcommunitylegalservices.ca/

Justice Niagara

Justice Niagara provides free legal services to low-income residents of the Southern Niagara region. Services available in French at Fort Erie satellite office.
Regions served:
Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
905-735-1559
Website:
http://justiceniagara.com/

JusticeNet

JusticeNet is a not-for-profit service helping people in need of legal expertise, whose income is too high to access legal aid and too low to afford standard legal fees. JusticeNet is currently...
Regions served:
Serves all of Ontario, Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Northern Ontario, Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Finding a lawyer
Phone:
416-479-0551
Website:
http://www.justicenet.ca

Keewaytinok Native Legal Services

Keewaytinok Native Legal Services is a community legal clinic that provides free services to low income people and their organizations.
Regions served:
Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, Northern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
705-336-2981 Moosonee; 705-658-4010 Moose Factory

Kensington-Bellwoods Community Legal Services

Kensington-Bellwoods Community Legal Services (KBCLS) provides free legal services to low-income residents of the geographical area the clinic serves in central Toronto.
Regions served:
Greater Toronto Area
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
416-924-4244
Website:
http://www.kbcls.org

Kingston Community Legal Clinic

Kingston Community Legal Clinic provides free legal services to low-income people in Kingston, Ontario and surrounding areas.
Regions served:
Eastern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
613-541-0777
Website:
http://www.kclc.ca/

Kinna-aweya Legal Clinic

Kinna-aweya Legal Clinic provides legal advice and assistance to the residents of the District of Thunder Bay, particularly Aboriginal people, who need assistance with poverty law issues such as...
Regions served:
Northern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
807-344-2478
Website:
http://www.kalc.ca/index.htm

Lake Country Community Legal Clinic

Lake Country Community Legal Clinic provides free legal services to low-income people in the District Municipality of Muskoka and District of Parry Sound.
Regions served:
Central Ontario, Northern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
705-645-6607
Website:
http://www.lcclc.ca/

Lakehead Student Legal Aid Clinic (LLS)

Lakehead University’s Bora Laskin Faculty of Law has developed a Student Legal Aid Clinic called Lakehead Legal Services (LLS). The Lakehead Student Legal Aid Clinic provides legal services to...
Regions served:
Northern Ontario
Service type:
Student Legal Aid Services Society
Phone:
807-346-7815
Website:
https://www.lakeheadu.ca/academics/departments/law/clinic

Landlord and Tenant Board (LTB)

The purpose of the Landlord and Tenant Board (LTB) is to resolve disputes between residential landlords and tenants, and deal with eviction applications filed by non-profit housing co-...
Regions served:
Serves all of Ontario, Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Northern Ontario, Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Court and Tribunal Related Services, Other Government Services, Other Law-related Services
Phone:
1-888-332-3234
Website:
Landlord and Tenant Board

Landlord's Self-Help Centre

Landlord's Self-Help Centre (LSHC) provides information and summary advice to small-scale landlords in Ontario. LSHC also develops educational materials, engages in law reform and community...
Regions served:
Serves all of Ontario, Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Northern Ontario, Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - Specialty
Phone:
416-504-5190
Website:
http://www.landlordselfhelp.com

Law Society Referral Service (LSRS)

The Law Society Referral Service is an online service for residents of Ontario for referrals to lawyers or paralegals who will provide a free, up to 30 minute consultation either by phone or in...
Regions served:
Serves all of Ontario, Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Northern Ontario, Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Finding a lawyer
Website:
https://lsrs.lsuc.on.ca/lsrs/

Legal Aid Ontario - Aide juridique Ontario

Legal Aid Ontario (LAO) - Aide juridique Ontario (AJO) is an independent, publicly funded, and publicly accountable non-profit corporation that administers the province's legal aid program. Legal Aid...
Regions served:
Serves all of Ontario, Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Northern Ontario, Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Aid Ontario Services
Website:
http://www.legalaid.on.ca

Legal Assistance of Windsor

Legal Assistance of Windsor provides free legal services to low-income residents of Windsor.
Regions served:
Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
519-256-7831
Website:
http://www.uwindsor.ca/law/legalassistance/

Legal Clinic of Guelph and Wellington County

Legal Clinic of Guelph and Wellington County provides free legal services to low-income residents of Guelph and Wellington County.
Regions served:
Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
519-821-2100
Website:
http://www.gwlegalclinic.ca/

Life*Spin

The mission of LIFE*SPIN is to provide information and support for people surviving on low incomes and to support their efforts to attain self-sufficiency. The advocacy team at LIFE*SPIN specializes...
Regions served:
Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Community and/or Social Services
Phone:
519-438-8676
Website:
LIFE*SPIN

Manitoulin Legal Clinic

Manitoulin Legal Clinic provides free legal services to low income people in the District of Manitoulin. Please note that the exact location as displayed by Google Maps below may not be accurate. The...
Regions served:
Northern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
705-368-3333

Metro Toronto Chinese & Southeast Asian Legal Clinic

Metro Toronto Chinese and Southeast Asian Legal Clinic (MCSA) provides advice and representation to low‑income members of the Chinese, Vietnamese, Laotian, and Cambodian communities in the Greater...
Regions served:
Greater Toronto Area
Service type:
Legal Clinics - Specialty
Phone:
416-971-9674 (walk-in 1pm - 4pm every Wednesday)
Website:
http://mtcsalc.org/

Mississauga Community Legal Services

Mississauga Community Legal Services provides free legal services to low-income residents of Mississauga and Malton. Mississauga Community Legal Services is also on Facebook at https://www.facebook....
Regions served:
Greater Toronto Area, Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
905-896-2050
Website:
http://www.legalclinicsinpeel.ca/

Miziwe Biik Development Corporation

Miziwe Biik Development Corporation is an organization that provides education on business management initatives and affordable housing within the Greater Toronto Area.
Regions served:
Greater Toronto Area
Service type:
Community and/or Social Services
Phone:
1-416-640-4684
Website:
Miziwe Biik Development Corporation

Municipal Property Assessment Corporation

The Muncipal Property Assessment Corporation is an non-profit organization that helps access and classify properties in Ontario. MPAC is an independent, not-for-profit corporation funded by all...
Regions served:
Serves all of Ontario, Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Northern Ontario, Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Other Government Services, Other Law-related Services
Website:
Muncipal Property Assessment Corporation

Neighbourhood Legal Services

Neighbourhood Legal Services gives free legal help to low-income residents of the geographical area the clinic serves in central Toronto.
Regions served:
Greater Toronto Area
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
416-861-0677
Website:
http://www.nlstoronto.org

Neighbourhood Legal Services (London & Middlesex) Inc.

Neighbourhood Legal Services (London & Middlesex) Inc. provides free legal services to low-income residents of London and Middlesex County.
Regions served:
Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
519-438-2890

Niagara North Community Legal Assistance

Niagara North Community Legal Assistance (NNCLA) provides free legal services to low-income residents of St. Catharine's and surrounding areas.
Regions served:
Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
905-682-6635
Website:
http://www.niagaranorthlegal.com

Nipissing Community Legal Clinic

The Nipissing Community Legal Clinic provides free legal services to low-income residents of North Bay and surrounding areas.
Regions served:
Northern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
705-476-6603 (by appointment only)

Nishnawbe-Aski Legal Services Corporation

Nishnawbe-Aski Legal Services Corporation (NALSC) delivers and coordinates a range of legal services to members of the Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN). NALSC is owned by the First Nations of Nishnawbe...
Regions served:
Northern Ontario
Service type:
Court and Tribunal Related Services, Other Law-related Services
Phone:
(807) 622-1413
Website:
http://www.nanlegal.on.ca

North Peel & Dufferin Community Legal Services

North Peel & Dufferin Community Legal Services provides free legal services to low-income residents of Brampton, Caledon and Dufferin County.
Regions served:
Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
905-455-0160
Website:
http://www.legalclinicsinpeel.ca/

North Shore Legal

North Shore Legal provides free legal services to low-income residents of the Algoma District who seek assistance in either French or English.
Regions served:
Northern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Website:
http://www.northshorelegal.ca/

Northumberland Community Legal Centre

Northumberland Community Legal Centre provides free legal services to low-income residents of Northumberland County. The clinic assists low income people with a range of legal issues including...
Regions served:
Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
905-373-4464
Website:
http://thehelpandlegalcentre.ca/

Northwest Community Legal Clinic

The Northwest Community Legal Clinic provides free legal services to low-income residents of the Kenora and Rainy River Districts from its three offices located in Fort Frances, Kenora, and Atikokan.
Regions served:
Northern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
807-274-5327
Website:
http://www.northwestcommunitylegalclinic.ca/

Ontario Aboriginal Housing Services

Ontario Aboriginal Housing provides affordable housing for First Nation, Inuit and Métis who live off reserve in Ontario.
Regions served:
Serves all of Ontario, Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Northern Ontario, Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Community and/or Social Services
Phone:
1-705-256-1876 ext. 200
Website:
Ontario Aboriginal Housing

Ontario Community Support Association (OCSA)

The Ontario Community Support Association (OCSA) represents not-for-profit community agencies that provide services for people who need help to function independently because of a disability, illness...
Regions served:
Serves all of Ontario, Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Northern Ontario, Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Community and/or Social Services
Website:
http://www.ocsa.on.ca/

Ontario Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing

The Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing works to strengthen Ontario communities by promoting a housing market that serves the full range of housing needs, protects tenants, and encourages...
Regions served:
Serves all of Ontario, Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Northern Ontario, Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Other Government Services
Phone:
416-585-7041
Website:
http://www.mah.gov.on.ca

Ontario Non-Profit Housing Corporation

Ontario Non-Profit Housing Corporation provides easy access and information to afforable housing to the general public in Ontario.  In communities across Ontario local co-ordinated access groups...
Regions served:
Serves all of Ontario, Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Northern Ontario, Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Community and/or Social Services
Phone:
1-416-927-9144
Website:
Ontario Non-Profit Housing Association

Ottawa Legal Information Centre

The Ottawa Legal Information Centre provides free legal information and referral services on a confidential basis, with or without an appointment, to residents of the Ottawa region. In collaboration...
Regions served:
Eastern Ontario
Service type:
Other Law-related Services
Phone:
613-842-7462
Website:
http://www.centreinfojuridique.ca/en/

Parkdale Community Legal Services

Parkdale Community Legal Services (PCLS) is a community-based legal clinic for low-income residents of the Parkdale and Swansea neighbourhoods in west Toronto. PCLS provides direct legal services,...
Regions served:
Greater Toronto Area
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
416-531-2411
Website:
http://www.parkdalelegal.org/

Peterborough Community Legal Centre

The Peterborough Community Legal Centre provides free legal advice and/or legal representation for low-income residents of Peterborough City and County in the following areas: Ontario Works/welfare,...
Regions served:
Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
705-749-9355

Property standards inspections

Sometimes a government inspector's report can help get your landlord to do repairs, or can be used as evidence at a Landlord and Tenant Board hearing. To have your place inspected, you can phone your...
Regions served:
Serves all of Ontario, Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Northern Ontario, Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Other Government Services
Website:
http://www.mah.gov.on.ca/Page142.aspx

Queen’s Law Clinics

Queen’s Law Clinics provide free legal services to low-income residents of Kingston, Napanee, southern Frontenac County and southern Lennox and Addington County, as well as Queen's University...
Regions served:
Eastern Ontario
Service type:
Student Legal Aid Services Society
Phone:
613-533-2102
Website:
http://queenslawclinics.ca/queenslegalaid/

Renfrew County Legal Clinic

Renfrew County Legal Clinic provides free legal services to low-income residents of Renfrew County.
Regions served:
Eastern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
613-432-8146
Website:
http://www.renfrewlegalclinic.org

Rental Housing Enforcement Unit

You can contact the provincial government's Rental Housing Enforcement Unit (RHEU) if your landlord violates your rights under the Residential Tenancies Act. For example, if your landlord: harasses...
Regions served:
Serves all of Ontario, Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Northern Ontario, Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Other Government Services
Phone:
1-888-772-9277
Website:
http://www.mah.gov.on.ca/Page142.aspx

Retirement Homes Regulatory Authority (RHRA)

The Retirement Homes Regulatory Authority (RHRA) is an independent, self-funded, not-for-profit corporation established by the Ontario government under the Retirement Homes Act, 2010. The guiding...
Regions served:
Serves all of Ontario, Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Northern Ontario, Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Community and/or Social Services, Other Government Services
Website:
http://www.rhra.ca/en//en//en//en/

Rexdale Community Legal Clinic

Rexdale Community Legal Clinic provides free legal services to low-income residents of the geographical area the clinic serves in north Toronto.
Regions served:
Greater Toronto Area
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
416-741-5201
Website:
http://www.rexdalecommunitylegalclinic.ca/

Rural Legal Services

Rural Legal Services has amalgamated with the Lanark, Leeds and Grenville Legal Clinic to form The Legal Clinic (TLC). As a community legal clinic, TLC receives funding from Legal Aid Ontario to...
Regions served:
Eastern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
613-279-3252

Scarborough Community Legal Services

Scarborough Community Legal Services provides free legal services to low-income residents of the geographical area the clinic serves in the east of Midland Avenue Scarborough region of...
Regions served:
Greater Toronto Area
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
Intake: 416-438-7182 (available from 9:30 am - 12:00 pm)
Website:
http://www.scarboroughcommunitylegal.ca/

Services d'aide juridique du CFT

Services d'aide juridique du CFT through the Centre francophone de Toronto provides free legal services to low income French-speaking people who live, study or work in Toronto.
Regions served:
Greater Toronto Area
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
416-922-2672
Website:
http://www.centrefranco.org/daide-juridique/

Social Housing Programs in Ontario

Social Housing Programs managed by the Government of Ontario that provides local contact information for the general public for the province of Ontario.
Regions served:
Serves all of Ontario, Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Northern Ontario, Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Community and/or Social Services, Other Government Services
Website:
Social Housing Programs in Ontario

South Asian Legal Clinic of Ontario

The South Asian Legal Clinic of Ontario (SALCO) provides advice and representation to low‑income South Asians in Ontario. Also conducts public legal education, law reform, and community development...
Regions served:
Serves all of Ontario, Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Northern Ontario, Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - Specialty
Phone:
416-487-6371
Website:
http://salc.on.ca/

South Etobicoke Community Legal Services

South Etobicoke Community Legal Services provides free legal services to low-income residents of the geographical area the clinic serves in west Toronto.
Regions served:
Greater Toronto Area
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
416-252-7218
Website:
http://www.southetobicokelegal.ca

South Ottawa Community Legal Services

South Ottawa Community Legal Services (SOCLS) provides free legal assistance to low income individuals living in southern or eastern neighbourhoods in Ottawa. They serve most neighbourhoods south of...
Regions served:
Eastern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
(613) 733-0140
Website:
http://www.clsoc.ca

Student Legal Aid Services Societies (SLASS)

Ontario's community legal clinics provide information, advice, and representation on various legal issues, including social assistance, housing, refugee and immigration law, employment law, human...
Regions served:
Eastern Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Student Legal Aid Services Society
Website:
http://www.legalaid.on.ca/en/contact/contact.asp?type=slass

Sudbury Community Legal Clinic

The Sudbury Community Legal Clinic provides free legal services to low-income residents of Sudbury and surrounding areas.
Regions served:
Central Ontario, Northern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
705-674-3200

Tenant Duty Counsel

Tenant duty counsel (TDC) are lawyers and community legal workers who help tenants at most Landlord and Tenant Board locations. TDC priority is to help unrepresented tenants facing eviction on the...
Regions served:
Serves all of Ontario, Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, Greater Toronto Area, Northern Ontario, Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Court and Tribunal Related Services, Legal Aid Ontario Services
Phone:
1-866-245-4182
Website:
http://www.acto.ca

The Legal Clinic

Rural Legal Services has amalgamated with the Lanark, Leeds and Grenville Legal Clinic to form The Legal Clinic (TLC). As a community legal clinic, TLC receives funding from Legal Aid Ontario to...
Regions served:
Eastern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
613-264-8888
Website:
http://www.legalclinic.ca/

Timmins-Temiskaming Community Legal Clinic

Timmins-Temiskaming Community Legal Clinic provides free legal services to low-income residents of the Timmins area.
Regions served:
Northern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
705-267-0300
Website:
http://www.legalaid.on.ca/en/contact/about.asp?place=602200

Unison Health and Community Services

Unison Health and Community Services provides free legal services to low-income residents of the geographical area the clinic serves in west Toronto.
Regions served:
Greater Toronto Area
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
416-653-5400
Website:
http://unisonhcs.org/

University of Ottawa Community Legal Clinic / Clinique juridique communautaire de l'Université d'Ottawa

University of Ottawa Community Legal Clinic provides free legal services to undergraduate students of the University of Ottawa and Carleton University and low-income residents of the Ottawa area....
Regions served:
Eastern Ontario
Service type:
Student Legal Aid Services Society
Phone:
613-562-5600
Website:
http://commonlaw.uottawa.ca/community-legal-clinic/

Waterloo Region Community Legal Services

Waterloo Region Community Legal Services provides free legal services to low-income residents of the Waterloo region. The clinic is open to the public from Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m...
Regions served:
Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
519-743-0254
Website:
http://www.wrcls.ca

Welcome Ontario - Syrian Refugee Assistance Information

The Welcome Ontario - Syrian Refugee Assistance Information website has been created to bring together information for members of the public assisting Syrian refugees. It was created and is...
Regions served:
Serves all of Ontario
Service type:
Community and/or Social Services
Website:
http://welcomeontario.ca/

West End Legal Services of Ottawa / Services juridiques de l'ouest d'Ottawa 

West End Legal Services of Ottawa / Services juridiques de l'ouest d'Ottawa provides free legal services to low-income residents of the geographical area served by the clinic in west Ottawa.
Regions served:
Eastern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
613-596-1641
Website:
http://westendlegal.ca/

West Scarborough Community Legal Services

West Scarborough Community Legal Services provides free legal services to low-income residents in the geographical area bordered by the East side of Victoria Park Avenue to the West side of Midland...
Regions served:
Greater Toronto Area
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
416-285-4460
Website:
http://westscarboroughlegal.ca/

West Toronto Community Legal Services

West Toronto Community Legal Services provides free legal services to low-income residents of the geographical area served by the clinic in west Toronto.
Regions served:
Greater Toronto Area
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
416-531-7376
Website:
https://www.wtcls.org/

Willowdale Community Legal Services

Willowdale Community Legal Services provides free legal services to low-income residents of North York.
Regions served:
Greater Toronto Area
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
416-492-2437
Website:
http://www.willowdalelegal.com/

Windsor-Essex Bilingual Legal Clinic / Clinique juridique bilingue Windsor-Essex

Windsor-Essex Bilingual Legal Clinic provides free legal services to low-income residents of Windsor and Essex County. Service is available in English and French.
Regions served:
Southwestern Ontario
Service type:
Legal Clinics - General Service
Phone:
519-253-3526; SW Integrated Legal Clinics' French Language Service Program 1-855-650-9716
Website:
http://blc-cjb.com/