CLEO’s Executive Director on The Agenda -Improving Legal Aid and Access to Justice

CLEO’s Executive Director Julie Mathews participated in a panel on The Agenda discussing the importance of informing low income and marginalized communities about their legal rights and how critical our legal aid system is to access to justice in Ontario

Posted:
December 13, 2018
Article source:
TVO.org

New or updated resources now available from CLEO

The resources are on topics in these areas of law: consumer, housing, and employment, with ESL activity kits on employment law also available.

Posted:
December 04, 2018
Article source:
CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)

New services at CLEO? Tell us what you think!

CLEO is considering hosting a free service to help front-line workers help clients with legal problems, or help community organizations produce better legal information.

Posted:
November 23, 2018
Article source:
CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)

New services at CLEO? Tell us what you think!

Tell us through a 4-question survey if Community Legal Education Ontario (CLEO) should start an "Ask CLEO" service for community workers.

Posted:
November 05, 2018
Article source:
CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)

September 18: CLEO's Fall Forum 2018 - register now!

When: Tuesday, September 18, 2018, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Where: The 519, 519 Church Street, Toronto ON M4Y 2C9

Registration closes this week - book your spot now for only $20! We will provide a light breakfast and lunch.

Posted:
September 12, 2018
Article source:
CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)

Justice fellowships to research the potential effects of smart cities and how to support the role of community-based justice partners

The Fellowships have been awarded to Julie Mathews and Jean-Noé Landry. Congratulations to Julie, CLEO's Executive Director, on this exciting opportunity!

Posted:
September 10, 2018
Article source:
The Law Foundation of Ontario

Register today: Tools for helping people find good legal information - A webinar for community workers

When: Tuesday, October 2, 2018, 12 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.

Where: Online

This is a webinar for community workers who help users find legal information. It will explain the difference between legal information and legal advice and also cover Steps to Justice.

Posted:
September 07, 2018
Article source:
CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)

October 18: Legal Capability workshop in Timmins

When: Thursday, October 18, 2018, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. (and possibly another from 1:30-4:30 if there's enough interest)

Where: Collège Boréal, Conference room 117, 395 Thériault Blvd., Timmins, ON

To register: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/helping-people-find-legal-information-and-address-their-legal-problems-tickets-49389272644

CLEO will be offering a free Legal Capability workshop to community and front-line workers in Timmins on Thursday, October 18.

Posted:
August 24, 2018
Article source:
CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)

October 17: Legal Capability workshop in Kapuskasing

When: Wednesday, October 17, 2018, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Where: Collège Boréal - Room 103, 3 Aurora Avenue, Kapuskasing, ON P5N 1J6

To register: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/helping-people-find-legal-information-and-address-their-legal-problems-tickets-49384371986

CLEO will be offering a free Legal Capability workshop to community and front-line workers in Kapuskasing on Wednesday, October 17. 

Posted:
August 24, 2018
Article source:
CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)

2018/19 Edition Now Available: Getting Legal Help: A Directory of Community Legal Clinics in Ontario

Organized by region, this popular, easy-to-use directory of Ontario's community legal clinics lists addresses, phone numbers, and websites.

Posted:
August 24, 2018
Article source: