Durham Community Legal Clinic

Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 905-728-7321
Toll Free Phone 1-888-297-2202
Fax 905-728-6362
E-Mail dclcinfo@gmail.com
Website www.durhamcommunitylegalclinic.ca
Site Location Main Floor, Back Entrance
Located In Community Oshawa
Address & Map
111 Simcoe St N, Main Floor, Back Entrance
Oshawa, ON L1G 4S4
 
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Intersection Simcoe St and south of Adelaide St
Contact Information
Primary Contact Kim Kreider, Office Manager; Phone: ext 222
Volunteer Coordinator Cathy Duignan, Coordinator, Volunteer Lawyers Service Project; Phone: ext 227
Primary Executive Deborah Hastings, Executive Director
Description & Services
Description (Service) Legal clinic * free legal advice to all residents of Durham Region on many areas of law * assistance or representation to those who qualify at hearings in several areas of law including Ontario Works, Ontario Disability Support Program, Canada Pension Plan, Employment Insurance, Employment Standards, WSIB/WSIAT, Criminal Injuries Compensation Board, Housing, tenant issues, Wills and Powers of Attorney, Small Claims Court, Consumer Law, Senior Law, Human Rights, Domestic Violence Legal Aid advice referrals * staff from the clinic are available to speak on a variety of legal topics to groups in Durham Region * Commissioning available daily, Notarizing available by appointment.  
 
Power of Attorney Kit available * booklet contains forms and information on Continuing Power of Attorney for Property and Power of Attorney for Personal Care 
 
Legal advice on Immigration and Refugee matters * advice, referrals, form completion and sponsorship applications * in collaboration with Durham College 
 
Satellite offices in Ajax, Uxbridge and Cannington
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
 
Commissioning Mon, Wed, Fri 8:30 am-1 pm * Tue, Thu 12 noon-4 pm
Areas Served Durham Region
Eligibility Low income * must qualify for free legal services in the areas of poverty law
Application Immigration and Refugee issues by appointment Monday am * Employment Standards issues by appointment on Tuesdays * Satellite offices in Ajax, Uxbridge and Cannington by appointment only - call Emily Robb at 905-441-1752
Languages English ; French ; Translation services available
Fees None
Other Details
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Elections Annual general meeting, September
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Classification/Subjects
Service Categories Citizenship Application Assistance ; Community Legal Clinics ; General Legal Aid ; Immigration Application Forms ; Legal Issues Education/Information ; Notary Public Services

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