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Reach provides legal referrals for people with disabilities and their family members. It helps people with all disabilities, including people who are deaf, hard of hearing, people with physical disabilities, mental health issues, developmental disabilities, learning disabilities, environmental sensitivities, AIDS, and chronic pain. Reach lawyers practice in almost every area of law, including, immigration, criminal, family, mental health, personal injury, landlord/tenant, and business. In 2017/18, Reach also hosts free legal information and form filling/document review clinics within Ottawa and in surrounding communities. 

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April 25: Addictions in the Workplace, Clinical and Legal Perspectives

When: Tuesday, April 25, 2017, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Where: 601 Cumberland, Ottawa K1N 6N5, second floor above Café Nostalgica, fully accessible

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How substance use and abuse is conceptualized, the variety of treatment approaches, how to support a person struggling with substance use, information about local treatment options.

April 20, 2017

September 12 - Access to Justice: Challenges and Future Directions

When: Friday, September 12, 2014, 9 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Where: Enbridge Building, 3rd floor, 400 Conventry Rd, Ottawa, ON K1K 2C7

This Ottawa seminar deals with the legal barriers disabled individuals must face and what's envisioned for improving the status quo.

July 30, 2014

November 21: Educational seminar on the Ontario Disability Support Program

Date Thursday, November 21, 2013
Time 12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Place 400 Coventry Road, Enbridge Building, 3rd floor, Ottawa
Contact Hamish Mills-McEwan

The Reach Canada Brown Bag Lunch Series invites people in the Ottawa area to their seminar series - this month's topic focuses on ODSP eligibility challenges.

November 14, 2013