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Ticket Defence Program

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Alternate Name OCR ; Programme de contestation des contraventions ; TDP-PDC ; Ticket Defense Program
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa (City of)
Address & Map
100 Thomas More Priv
Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5
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Intersection King Edward Ave and Laurier Ave E
Mailing Address Place Bell 
160 Elgin St 
Ottawa, ON K2P 2M3
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Unknown
Parking Unknown
Description and Services
Description (Service) Community organization that provides juristic information and basic legal services for street-involved or homeless people * challenge the application of laws that are unjust to an already vulnerable segment of the population * representation before the provincial courthouse. 
TDP can help with tickets for: 
* aggressive panhandling 
* soliciting near a motor vehicle 
* public intoxication or having open alcohol 
* jaywalking 
* walking down a highway 
* littering 
* illegal camping 
* noise 
* failure to show proof of payment 
* not registering a pet 
* smoking regulations 
Accepts two categories of tickets: tickets issued under the Safe Streets Act (SSA) that target people living on the streets. and tickets related to Property Regulations, "jaywalking" tickets under City of Ottawa Bylaws, and “liquor infractions” under the Liquor License Act.
Hours Irregular, call for details
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility People who are homeless or street-involved and who have a ticket
Application Drop in * 2nd and 4th Friday Friday of the month 1:30 pm-2:30 pm at Sandy Hill Community Health Centre, 221 Nelson St * 1st and 3rd Friday of the month 11 am-1 pm at Odawa Native Friendship Centre, 510 Rideau St * 2nd Friday of the month 12:30-1:30 pm at Centre communautaire Vanier, 590 Dupuis St
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Service Categories Legal Representation ~ Homeless People ; Traffic/Parking Violation Assistance ~ Homeless People
Waiting List No
Contact Information
Office Phone Toll free 1-888-401-1579
Social Media Facebook Twitter
Primary Contact TDP Student Coordinator / File Manager
Other Details
Funding Fundraising
Resources Social media
Accreditation No

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