News in Community Legal Education in the News
Module 3 of our PLE Toolbox, "Training community workers and leaders," helps you create and deliver a legal information workshop.
Can you prevent legal problems?, a two page fact sheet, canvasses whether the focus on prevention found in health literacy interventions can be neatly applied to the PLEI context.
The lawsuit could potentially affect hundreds of workers allegedly denied the "full extent of benefits to which they were entitled."
Rachael Lake of Waterloo Region Community Legal Services says Community Legal Clinics and even private practice lawyers offer free information – you just need to know where to look.
Stepstojustice.ca aims to provide reliable answers to common legal questions and problems. 'It’s sort of like an FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) of law,' says Paul Schabas, the treasurer of the Law Society of Upper Canada.
Kim McCutcheon, a plain language editor at CLEO for the past 16 years, shares ways to stay connected and get more involved in the plain language world.
When: Monday, December 5, 2016, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Where: OCAD - 113 McCaul Street, 5th floor, Room 525 (Walk through foodcourt at The Grange and go up elevators to 5th floor, 10-minute walk from St. Patrick Station.
To register: Michelle Cader email@example.com
A workshop presented by CLEO to help you help your clients when they face a legal issue.
CLEO is releasing the first in a series of fact sheets summarizing some key findings from their research comparing health literacy and legal capability.
CLEO is asking legal professionals, policy-makers, academics, and front-line workers familiar with family law problems for their thoughts and feedback on a survey.
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.