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ARCH Disability Law Centre

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Names
Alternate Name CV19 ; Disability Law Centre
Former Name Advocacy Resource Centre for the Handicapped (ARCH) (1996) ; ARCH: A Legal Resource Centre for Persons with Disabilities (2005)
Notes
Public Comments Collect calls accepted
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Toronto
Address & Map
55 University Ave
15th Fl
Toronto, ON
Canada M5J 2H7
 
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Intersection University Ave and King St W
Physical Access Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Dedicated accessible washroom with all features ; Elevator with braille features
Description and Services
Description (Service) COVID19 -- office closed but staff working remotely, call or email, no access to TTY
  • adaptive technology workstations for Internet access temporarily unavailable
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Community legal clinic

Summary Advice and Referral -- confidential advice and information related to disability issues
  • telephone service
  • limited representation in test case litigation
  • representation for individuals in priority cases
  • collect calls accepted
  • public speaking
  • law reform initiatives
  • adaptive technology workstations for Internet access, Monday-Friday 10 am-4 pm
  • electronic newsletter
  • funded by Legal Aid Ontario
Hours COVID19 -- office closed but staff working remotely, call or email, no access to TTY
Mon-Fri 9 am-1 pm, 2 pm-5 pm; no intake on Thursdays
Areas Served Ontario
Boundaries Ontario
Eligibility People with disabilities, must meet financial and case eligibility guidelines

Residency Requirements: Ontario
Application Call to speak with Intake Coordinator and Human Rights Worker
Languages American Sign Language (ASL) - (interpreters by appointment); Other - interpreters available in other languages by appointment
Fees None
Service Categories Community Legal Clinics ; Legal Counselling ~ People With Disabilities ; Legal Information Services ~ Disabilities Issues ; Legal Representation ~ People With Disabilities ; Legislative Advocacy ~ Disabilities Issues ; Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Disabilities ; Public Internet Access Sites ~ People With Disabilities
Contact Information
Office Phone Office: 416-482-8255
Toll Free Phone 1-866-482-2724
TTY Phone 416-482-1254 ; 1-866-482-2728
Fax 416-482-2981 ; 1-866-881-2723
E-Mail archintake@lao.on.ca
Website archdisabilitylaw.ca/
Social Media Facebook Twitter
Primary Executive Robert Lattanzio, Executive Director
Other Details
Funding Regional / Municipal - Community Service Partnerships (CSP)

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