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Legal Aid Ontario gives low-income people access to a range of legal services tailored to meet their legal needs
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Legal Aid Ontario provides legal assistance for low-income people.
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Legal Aid Ontario’s criminal and refugee law information website
Family Law Information Program (FLIP)
A free online resource for families, former spouses and partners about to enter the family justice system.
The details on Legal Aid Ontario’s new financial eligibility guidelines
Friday, October 31
LAO financial eligibility threshold to rise, Nov. 1
Thursday, October 30
|Extending the reach of legal aid – The Halton Legal Health Check-Up project|
Wed, 29 Oct 2014
In an effort to overcome the realties of unmet legal needs in South Western Ontario, the Halton Community Legal Services (HCLS) has created ...
|Ed Montigny of ARCH Disability Law Centre talks access to justice|
Fri, 17 Oct 2014
This post is part of our Personal perspectives on access to justice series. At its most basic, access to justice means an appropriate level ...
LAO increases hours available for child protection cases
Monday, October 20
Improvements to certificate billing processes
Tuesday, September 23
Non-litigation certificate coverage
Wednesday, September 10
Lawyers and legal office staff can submit accounts and view their status on the secure Legal Aid Online website.
We’re resolving all concerns about Legal Aid Online raised during extensive consultations with stakeholders in 2013.
Clearer billing processes, faster payments, more support
The Canadian Civil Liberties Association and Partners Present a Discussion of Mental Health in the Justice System, in Recognition of International Prisoners’ Justice Day
Mental health strategy | July 16, 2014
The GTA Clinic Transformation Project is based on recommendations in the discussion document Refining the delivery of client-centred poverty law, developed by six community legal clinics in Toronto.
LAO responds to GTA clinic transformation project concerns
Thursday, August 7