Resources - français

This booklet deals with stalking, assault, and sexual assault. It explains that these kinds of abuse are against the law in Canada and describes how the law can help women who experience this kind of abuse. There is information on restraining orders, exclusive possession of the family home, terms of release, and peace bonds.

Available in:
English, français (français), American Sign Language (ASL), Arabic (عربي ), Chinese (中文), Farsi/Persian (پارسی ), Korean (한국어/조선말), Punjabi (ਪੰਜਾਬੀ ), Russian (русский ), Somali (Afsoomaali), Spanish (español), Tamil (தமிழ்), Urdu (اردو)
Produced by:
FLEW/FODF
Produced In:
2018
Format:
Booklet/PDF, Video, Web

Critical illness leave is unpaid job-protected leave of absence of up to 37 weeks in relation to a critically ill minor child, or 17 weeks in relation to a critically ill adult within a 52-week period.

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2018
Format:
Web

This resource explains who can get income support from the Ontario Disability Support Program and how to apply. It includes information about the forms that have to be filled out and who can fill them out.

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2018
Format:
Booklet/PDF, Web

This section of the Government of Canada website is part of a study guide used by newcomers to prepare for the citizenship test. It is also available on audio.

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2018
Format:
Web

This LawFacts information sheet answers questions about diversion programs, which generally involve an accused person doing something outside of court in order to have charges stayed or withdrawn by the Crown. It looks at who decides whether a case is eligible for diversion, how do you know if you've been offered diversion, should you take diversion or not? and more.

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2018
Format:
Web

This publication explains your legal rights when someone tries to sell to you at your home or anywhere that isn't their place of business. It explains what sellers must do and what they are not allowed to do, how you can cancel a contract, and where to get help to enforce your rights.

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2018
Format:
Booklet/PDF, Web

This section of the Ministry of Labour website explains the rules around how often and how long a worker may take time off work to have a meal or a coffee break.

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2018
Format:
Web

This booklet describes the different types of elder abuse, the signs and symptoms of elder abuse, why it happens and why it is seldom reported. It also includes information on how to get help and support, and lists resources available in communities across Ontario.

Available in:
English, français (français)

This website provides age-appropriate information to help kids, teens, and parents deal with a family break up. The website was produced by the Justice Education Society in collaboration with Community Legal Education Ontario.

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2018
Format:
Web

This brochure from the George Hull Centre for Children and Families, describes Family Group Decision Making (FGDM) which is a decision-making process that involves parents, relatives and friends, Children’s Aid Society (CAS) workers and managers, a child’s lawyer, and other service providers to make a plan to help individuals and their families meet the concerns of the CAS. 

Available in:
English, français (français), Ojibwa (Anishinaabemowin)
Produced In:
2018
Format:
Booklet/PDF