Justice Niagara

Contact Details
Office Phone 905-735-1559 ext 40
Toll Free Phone 1-877-801-5956
Fax 905-732-6133
Website justiceniagara.com
Primary Contact Reception
Alternate Contact Evelyn Taylor, Admin Supervisor
Site Details
Areas Served Crystal Beach ; Fort Erie ; Pelham ; Port Colborne ; Ridgeway ; Stevensville ; Thorold ; Wainfleet ; Welland
Located In Community Welland
Address & Map
15 Burgar St, Suite 100
Welland, ON L3B 2S6
 
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Intersection Burgar St and East Main St
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) 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 
* Human Rights  
* Immigration and Refugee matters 
* Employment Insurance 
* Employment Law 
* Small Claims Court - Civil Matters 
* Wills and Power of Attorneys 
* Ontario Works 
* Ontario Disability Support Program 
* 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  
 
**Programs listed in bold will also serve clients from anywhere in the Niagara Region** 
 
Does not offer assistance with family law matters. Will assist with civil litigation including Small Claims Court matters. 
 
Legal Health Check-Up:  
* an online check-up to help people who are living in poverty identify legal problems and get help  
* if you do not have enough money to live on, a good home or job, or family, social and health supports, your legal health may be at risk  
 
Also have Satellite Locations in:  
Port Cares, 92 Charlotte St, Port Colborne (for Port Colborne residents only)  
Every other Thu 1 pm-4:00 pm 
 
Canadian Mental Health Association - Niagara Branch, 20 Jarvis St, Fort Erie 
Every Tue 9:30 am-2:30 pm 
 
Community Cares, 19 Albert St W, Thorold 
Every other Wed 9 am-12 noon 
 
Crystal Ridge Community Church, 241 Elmwood Ave, Crystal Beach 
Every other Thu 10:30 am-1 pm
Hours Mon-Thu 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm * Fri 8:30 am-12 noon
Eligibility Representation restricted to those who qualify financially
Application Call ahead for an appointment
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Physical Access Partially Accessible - entrance - accessible; washroom - accessible; parking - on street parking
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1978
Elections Sep
Service Categories Community Legal Clinics ; Legal Counselling ; Legal Representation ; Will Preparation Assistance