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Public Comments Niagara North Community Legal Clinic in St Catharines and Justice Niagara in Welland have amalgamated as of January 2019 and are now known as Niagara Community Legal Clinic.
Contact Details
Office Phone 905-682-6635
Toll Free Phone 1-877-801-5956
Primary Executive Aidan Johnson, Executive Director
Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Region
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) Provides summary legal advice, legal representation, and public education on legal matters.  
Areas of law that the clinic deals with:  
* Ontario Disability Support Program  
* Workplace Safety and Insurance  
* Issues with various government agencies  
* Immigration and Refugee matters  
* Ontario Works  
* Employment Law  
* Residential Tenancies Act  
* Canada Pension Plan/Income Security Programs  
* Consumer and Debt Problems  
Can also assist with:  
* Advice (free and not income tested)  
* Wills and Powers of Attorney  
* Advocacy  
* Community Organizing  
* Public Legal Education and Information  
* Law Reform  
* Representation before Courts and Tribunals 
See website for information and tips on a variety of legal topics.  
Satellite locations (by appointment only): 
Canadian Mental Health Association 
20 Jarvis Street, Fort Erie 
Community Care of St. Catharines & Thorold 
19 Albert Street West, Thorold 
Port Cares 
92 Charlotte Street, Port Colborne 
Lighthouse Church 
241 Elmwood, Crystal Beach 
Hours Mon-Thu 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm * Fri 8:30 am-12 noon
Eligibility Must meet financial eligibility guidelines.
Application Call to make an intake appointment. Be prepared with your full legal name, address, contact information, information about opposing party (if relevant), and time limits to meeting (i.e. impending eviction, etc.)
Languages English
Fees None
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Entrance - accessible; washroom - accessible; parking - on street
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Legal Aid Ontario
Service Categories Community Legal Clinics ; Eviction Prevention Legal Assistance ; Legal Counselling ; Legal Information Services ; Legal Representation ; Will Preparation Assistance

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