November 23: Free workshop for legal clinic and community caseworkers

When: Friday, 23 November 2018, 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. ET

Where: Steelworkers Hall, 25 Cecil Street, Toronto, ON M5T 1N1

This year's topics include legalization of cannabis, refugee determination myths & facts, Social Assistance updates, and what’s new in Ford Nation.

Posted:
October 31, 2018
Article source:
Chinese & Southeast Asian Legal Clinic (CSALC)

November 6: Upcoming event in Thunder Bay: Using the law to protect air, water, land and human health

When: Tuesday, November 6, 2018, 6:30 p.m.

Where: Waverley Library Auditorium, 285 Red River Rd., Thunder Bay

Learn how you can find out about environmental issues in your community and projects that might have bad effects on air, water, and land.

Posted:
October 30, 2018
Article source:
Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA)

November 12: Justicia for Migrant Workers

Join Chris Ramsaroop, Min Sook Lee, and others, for a discussion of the issues and struggles facing migrant workers in the fields, farms ,and greenhouses of Southern Ontario.

Posted:
October 29, 2018
Article source:
Justicia for Migrant Workers

November 15: Community forum on Pursuit Of Justice And Equality In Ontario

Featured speaker is Avvy Go of the Chinese & Southeast Asian Legal Clinic. Preceded by the 2018 Annual General Meeting of Kensington-Bellwoods Community Legal Services.

Posted:
October 25, 2018
Article source:
Kensington-Bellwoods Community Legal Services

October 27: Toronto Tenant Summit

When: Saturday, 27 October 2018, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. ET

The FMTA Tenant Summit is a gathering of tenants and tenants associations to discuss strategies for organization and advocacy in the city of Toronto.

Posted:
October 24, 2018
Article source:
Federation of Metro Tenants' Associations (FMTA)

February and March 2019: ID Replacement Clinics in Ottawa

When: February 14 and March 14, 2019

Where: YMCA, 180 Argyle Ave., Ottawa K2P 1B7

The clinics are coordinated and staffed by Pro Bono Students Canada (PBSC), supervised by lawyers from Borden Ladner Gervais, and held at the YMCA (180 Argyle). 

Posted:
October 19, 2018
Article source:
Connecting Ottawa/Connexion Ottawa

October 22-26: Social Justice Week at Ryerson

The 8th Social Justice Week at Ryerson University highlights the efforts of grassroots organizations and community members currently involved in social justice activism. 

Posted:
October 17, 2018
Article source:
Ryerson University

October 24: Police Surveillance and Civil Liberties

When: Wednesday, October 24, 2018, 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Where: Ryerson University, Room 230, Rogers Communication Centre, 80 Gould Street, Toronto, Ontario

The growing number of police technologies may serve legitimate police purposes but raise serious questions about civil liberties and privacy. 

Posted:
October 17, 2018
Article source:
Centre for Free Expression

November 15: Disrepair Despair - CALC Forum 2018, Belleville

When: Thursday, 15 November 2018, 9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Where: Hastings & Prince Edward Public Health Bldg., Douglas Room, 179 North Park Street, Belleville, ON K8P 4P1

You are invited to the Community Advocacy & Legal Centre's forum exploring the impact of housing disrepair on health.

Posted:
October 16, 2018
Article source:
Community Advocacy & Legal Centre (CALC)

October 25: Community Information Session in Thunder Bay

When: Thursday, October 25, 2018, 10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Where: Italian Cultural Centre (Trade Room), 132 Algoma St. S., Thunder Bay

The Northwestern Ontario Women's Centre invites you to a FREE community information session on The Office of the Children's Lawyer (OCL).

Posted:
October 15, 2018
Article source:
Northwestern Ontario Women's Centre