Agencies helping tenants amid eviction notices

Agencies in Belleville, including the Community Advocacy and Legal Centre (CALC), are trying to relocate vulnerable tenants who have been evicted pending a planned major renovation.

December 12, 2017

Travelling lawyer service now available for seniors in Eastern Ontario

The Seniors' Lawyer sees clients at the clinic in Belleville, in hospitals, in long-term care facilities, or in the client's home.

July 05, 2017

Agonizing wait for disability pension benefits

CALC lawyer Gina Cockburn says the Auditor General's report unveiling rampant cases of Canadians with terminal illnesses in wait time limbo for disability pension benefits is true for the Belleville area.

February 03, 2016

Make world free of elder abuse

The key objective of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD), June 15, is to raise awareness of elder abuse throughout the world.

June 15, 2012

Sign of changing times

Community Advocacy & Legal Clinic (CALC) announced at a recent workshop that it will improve legal services to local deaf and linguistic communities, particularly those living in rural areas. The workshop also featured a presentation by CLEO on how people living on a low income can find legal information online.

March 07, 2011