Applications for legal representation are available to Ontario low-income residents involved in some types of court matters, including mental healthApplications for legal representation are available to Ontario low-income residents involved in some types of court matters, including mental health, immigration, family and criminal litigation.
If a qualified applicant is approved, Legal Aid may provide partial or complete payment of the legal services provided by a lawyer. Family violence clients may qualify for two hours of free legal advice through the Women's Shelters.
Travelling Assessment Officer attends Midland 2nd & 4th Wednesday of the month 10-12noon to take applications from those who may have difficulty attending at the Barrie office. Phone toll free number for location and times.
Application, which must be completed by an officer of a Legal Aid Office; drop in; must bring in financial information to determine eligibility; call office for details on financial information required.
Ages served: All ages
Languages served: English, French
Area Served: Simcoe County