Mississauga Community Legal Services

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Description & Services
Description Community legal aid service * provides summary legal information by telephone or in person * assists in determining if a problem is a legal one * will help in disputes regarding most government agencies (including Ontario Works, Ontario Disability, employment insurance, workers compensation, old age and disability pensions, immigration, etc) * advises and represents tenants * provides preventive law seminars on areas of law handled by the clinic (how to appeal an OW or ODSP decision, process for eviction, rights in the workplace, immigration applications, etc) * organizes projects to bring about systemic change with interested community agencies

Satellite clinic also offered at Malton Neighbourhood Services on Thursdays, 4 pm-6 pm
Hours * Mon -Wed, Fri 9:30am-12:30pm 1pm-5pm * Thu 1pm-5pm
Malton Satellite Clinic, located at Malton Neighbourhood Serivces, Thur 4 pm-6 pm
Areas Served Mississauga - including Malton
Eligibility Financial eligibility test mandatory for representation
Application Appointment recommended
Fees Free legal services provided for those who cannot afford a lawyer (see eligibility criteria)
Languages English ; French ; Hindi ; Italian ; Urdu
Meetings Board of Directors meets monthly; usually the last Mon of each month
Contact Information
Address & Map
Camilla Place
130 Dundas St E, Ste 504
Mississauga, ON L5A 3V8
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Intersection Dundas St E and Camilla Rd; two blocks E of Hurontario St (Hwy 10)
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Office Phone 905-896-2050
Fax 905-273-4255
TTY Phone 905-896-2050
E-Mail amslerd@lao.on.ca
Website www.legalclinicsinpeel.ca/
Primary Contact Daniel Amsler, Intake Officer
Primary Executive Terrence Edgar, Executive Director
Volunteer Coordinator Sabrina Karmali, Staff Lawyer
Other Details
Established October, 1978
Elections Board elected annually at Annual General Meeting in Sept
Funding Private - Legal Aid Ontario
Service Level (50) Non Profit
Subjects Advocacy ; Canada pension plan ; Disability benefits ; Landlord and tenant rights ; Legal clinics ; Legal information ; Legal services ; Occupational health and safety ; Pensions ; Unemployment insurance ; Workers compensation

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