October 23: Access to Justice Innovation

When: Monday, October 23, 2017, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Where: Barristers' Lounge, Law Society of Upper Canada, 130 Queen Street West, Toronto

This half-day program kicks off Access to Justice Week by profiling innovative, community driven work from across the justice sector.

Posted:
October 04, 2017
Article source:
The Action Group on Access to Justice (TAG)

Save the Date! Access to Justice Week returns October 23 to 27

October 23-27, 2017

Find out more at: https://theactiongroup.ca/2017/07/save-the-date-access-to-justice-week-returns-october-23-to-27/

Mark your calendars – for the second annual Access to Justice Week from October 23 to 27. TAG - The Action Group is working with a range of partners to diversify participants in the access to justice conversation and advance meaningful solutions. 

Posted:
September 06, 2017
Article source:
The Action Group on Access to Justice (TAG)

Register for CLEO's Forum: Include, Inform, Inspire: Community Legal Information in 2017: Oct 26, 2017 (Toronto)

When: Thursday, October 26, 2017 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

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

Registration link 

CLEO invites you to join us for a forum for community workers and others interested in public legal education and information (PLE or PLEI) that will take place in Toronto on Thursday, October 26, 2017. We will gather at the Chestnut Conference Centre (Dundas St. W. and Chestnut St.) from 10:00 – 4:00 to hone our PLEI skills, connect with new resources, and share strategies for helping our clients and communities. Ontario’s PLE Learning Exchange, a partnership of CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario) and OJEN (Ontario Justice Education Network), is hosting this event as part of Ontario’s Access to Justice week, supported by The Action Group on Access to Justice (TAG).

Posted:
August 30, 2017
Article source:
CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)

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 23, 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 25, 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)