News from 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.

More information

Flemingdon Community Legal Services Fall 2015 Newsletter is now available

Topics in this issue include immigration law, employment law project, clinic transformation, rent increase for 2016, ODSP work related benefit, and family law lawyer.

Posted:
October 08, 2015

October 14: Workshop on Family and Spousal Sponsorship

Date October 14, 2011
Time 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Where Thorncliffe Neighbourhood Office, Wellness Centre, Boardroom, 28 Overlea Blvd. (Lower Level)
Contact Esel Panlaqui 
Phone 416-421-1495 ext. 224
Email epanlaqui@thorncliffe.org

Titled "Family and Spousal Sponsorship: What settlement Services Staff Should Know," this workshop will present an overview of what to expect in the new Balanced Refugee Reform Act and the future of refugees in Canada. Registration by October 11 is required.

Posted:
October 05, 2011

June 23: Discussion on The Justice System and Mental Health

Date June 23, 2011
Time 7 p.m.
Where Thorncliffe Neighbourhood Office Youth Centre, East York Town Centre, 45 Overlea Blvd., Suite 108A

Flemingdon Community Legal Services presents a discussion titled "The Justice System and Mental Health," with keynote speaker Karen Liberman, Executive Director, Mood Disorders Association of Ontario, and other guest speakers.

Posted:
June 17, 2011

Spring 2011 Flemingdon Community Legal Services newsletter now available

Topics in the Spring 2011 FCLS Newsletter include ODSP and alcohol and addictions, ODSP and medical reviews, preparing for a social assistance review, and changes to Special Diet.

Posted:
June 17, 2011

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

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

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