October 26: Include, Inform, Inspire: Community Legal Information in 2017

When: Thursday, October 26, 2017, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Where: Chestnut Conference Centre, Dundas St. W. and Chestnut St., Toronto

For more information: miscia.sullivan@cleo.on.ca 

This is a forum for community workers and others interested in public legal education and information (PLEI) that will take place in Toronto.

Posted:
August 14, 2017
Article source:
PLE Learning Exchange Ontario

Learn more about CLEO's project to help you get funding for training projects.

The Connecting Communities team helps organizations develop legal information training projects for front-line workers in their community.

Posted:
June 28, 2017
Article source:
CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)

July 11-13: Presentations on Steps to Justice in Ottawa

When: July 11, 12, and 13, 2017, various times

Where: Various locations in Ottawa

These are workshops for front-line workers on Steps to Justice, a new website that gives reliable, step-by-step information on common legal problems in family law, housing, and more.

Posted:
June 26, 2017
Article source:
CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)

June 20: Training on legal information, Sault Ste. Marie

When: Tuesday, June 20, 2017, 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Where: Sault College, Room #M1230

Contact: Rayna at 705-256-7476 ext. 206 or revoy@uwssmalgoma.ca to register by noon Monday, June 19.

This is a Lunch and Learn for service providers to be held at Sault College in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario.

Posted:
June 15, 2017
Article source:
PLE Learning Exchange Ontario

Calling all community workers!

CLEO is part of a research team seeking input on the role of community workers in helping people with legal problems. As part of the research, the team is conducting a short survey.

Posted:
June 12, 2017
Article source:
PLE Learning Exchange Ontario

Digital Delivery of Legal Services to People on Low Incomes: 8 things we learnt over the last year

The 2017 report on Digital Delivery of Legal Services to People on Low Incomes was published today with eight conclusions summarising the current state of play which are set out below. CLEO's Steps to Justice project is mentioned as an example of an improvement in web-provided information. 

Posted:
June 01, 2017
Article source:
Law, Technology and Access to Justice

How to run a legal clinic like a startup

A group of Toronto community legal clinics have moved into one office space, helping them share ideas and cut costs

Posted:
May 31, 2017
Article source:
Association of Community Legal Clinics of Ontario (ACLCO)/L'Association des Cliniques Juridiques Communautaires de L'Ontario (ACJCO)

Learn more about the great work of Connecting Communities projects

Connecting projects offer legal information training to frontline workers who serve diverse communities across Ontario on a variety of legal topics, 33 funded so far by the LFO.

Posted:
May 24, 2017
Article source:
PLE Learning Exchange Ontario

Legal portals for Access to Justice information

In Law, Technology and Access to Justice, Roger Smith looks at some recent developments in Access to Justice portals in the English-speaking world.

Posted:
May 23, 2017
Article source:
Law, Technology and Access to Justice

CLEO's Steps in a Family Law Case wins 2017 ClearMark Award

CLEO's Steps in a Family Law Case won first place in the long website category at the 2017 ClearMark Awards, which recognizes excellence in writing and information design.

Posted:
May 17, 2017
Article source:
CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)