|Record #: NIA0986
||Last Modified: 12 Feb 2013
||Last Full Update: 13 Nov 2012
|Public Bulletin||Next session at Port Cares is on March 4th 2013. They would have had a session on February 18th but it is Family Day. 02/12/2013 jaj|
|Description & Services|
|Areas Served||Crystal Beach ; Fort Erie ; Pelham ; Port Colborne ; Ridgeway ; Stevensville ; Thorold ; Wainfleet ; Welland ; Will serve the entire Niagara Region regarding Employment Law matters|
|Description||Summary legal advice, public legal education, community development and legal representation is available for those who cannot afford a lawyer and whose problem would not be covered by a Legal Aid certificate. |
* Consumer and debt problems * Ontario Works * Ontario Disability Support Program * Immigration and refugee matters * Employment Insurance * Employment Law * Workplace Safety and Insurance * Tenant Protection * Canada Pension Plan/Income Security Programs * Problems with various government agencies * legal assistance for migrant farm workers throughout the region * bilingual services available
Does not offer assistance with family law matters. Will assist with civil litigation including small claims court.
Also have a Satellite Location in:
FORT ERIE on Tues and Thurs from 9:30 am-2:30 pm. Their office is at 20 Jarvis, Fort Erie.
THOROLD on every second Wed from 9 am - 12 noon at 19 Albert St.
Terry Hunter is available at PORT CARES every other Monday 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm.
For more information, contact Community Legal Services of Niagara South Inc, Welland.
|Hours||Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon 1 pm-4:30 pm|
|Eligibility||All - representation restricted to those who qualify financially|
|Languages||English ; French ; Spanish|
|Address & Map|
|Located In Community||Welland|
|Intersection||Cross St and East Main St|
|Office Phone||905-735-1559 ext 31|
|Toll Free Phone||1-877-801-5956|
|Primary Executive||Terry Hunter, Executive Director|
|Accessibility||Partially Accessible - Parking - Usable; Entrance - Accessible; Washroom - Accessible|
|Service Level||(51) Non Profit Charity|
|Funding||Provincial - Legal Aid Ontario|
|Subjects||Canada pension plan ; Complaints ; Conflict resolution ; Consumer protection ; Immigration ; Landlord and tenant rights ; Legal clinics ; Legal information ; Legal services ; Social assistance ; Workers compensation|
|Broader Terms||Financial programs ; Financial services ; Housing ; Housing law ; Law ; Legal services ; Pensions|