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The fastest way to get legal aid help is to call Legal Aid Ontario toll-free. You should always call us before visiting an office. Legal Aid Ontario accepts collect calls.

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Call Legal Aid Ontario toll-free to speak to legal aid staff, and access a wide range of legal aid services, information and advice. Help is available Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The best time to call is between 9 a.m. and 10 a.m.


(416) 979-8669

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Note: the best way to get legal aid help is to call Legal Aid Ontario toll-free at 1-800-668-8258 or 416-979-1446 during regular business hours.