Pro Bono Ontario

Site: Toronto

Service: Medical Legal Partnership for Children

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Names
Alternate Name Education Law and Children’s Hospital Project ; PBLO ; PBO
Former Name Child Advocacy Project
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Toronto Downtown
Address & Map
Toronto, ON
 
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Physical Access Not Applicable
Description and Services
Description (Service) Free legal advice, brief services such as phone calls, drafting letters or notarizing documents and possible referrals to local pro bono law firms and legal aid clinics * areas of law include -- child welfare, consent/capacity, criminal, education, employment, family, health care access, housing, immigration, social/income assistance (Ontario Works, assistance for children with severe disabilities, subsidized daycare, Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP)) and tax (Canada Child Tax Benefit, disability tax credits/benefits) * partnership with hospital
Hours Mon-Fri 9:30 am-11:30 am, 1 pm-3:30 pm
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility Low income families of children being treated at the Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids), Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO), Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, Children's Hospital London Health Sciences Centre or McMaster Children's Hospital * means testing required.
Application Referral from clinician (doctor, nurse or social worker) required
Languages English
Fees None
Service Categories General Legal Aid ~ Children ; General Legal Aid ~ Children and Youth With Disabilities
Contact Information
Office Phone 416-977-4448
Toll Free Phone Legal Advice Hotline -- 1-855-255-7256
E-Mail info@probonoontario.org
Website www.probonoontario.org
Other Details
Funding Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 877524512 RR0001
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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