Community and Legal Aid Services Programme

Record Details
Alternate Name CLASP ; SLASS ; Student Legal Aid Services Society
Office Phone 416-736-5029
Fax 416-736-5564
E-Mail claspinfo@osgoode.yorku.ca
Website www.osgoode.yorku.ca/osgoode/clasp
Primary Contact Jennifer Drysdale, Administrative Co-Ordinator; Email: jdrysdale@osgoode.yorku.ca
Description (Service) CLASP -- legal services and representation provided by supervised law student volunteers * areas of law includes academic appeals, criminal injuries compensation, human rights applications, immigration and refugee, minor criminal offences, pardon applications, police and security guard complaints, school issues, disability benefits, tenant issues * assistance with applications to Criminal Injuries Compensation Board

Other Services -- Community advocacy and education * community support services for clients * referrals * speakers * a Student Legal Aid Services Society clinic, funded by Legal Aid Ontario and York University

Satellite clinics at Black Creek Community Health Centre Yorkgate Mall, 1 York Gate Blvd, Jamaican Canadian Association, 995 Arrow Rd, North York General Hospital Branson Site, 555 Finch Ave W, 2nd Fl
Hours by appointment
Areas Served Toronto
Eligibility Toronto residents who meet financial eligibility guidelines * full time York University students * for minor criminal offences -- persons with proceedings in Toronto courts who meet financial eligibility guidelines
Application Call for appointment * phone interview with follow up meeting
Languages English ; other languages may be available * interpretation may be arranged
Fees None
Located In Community North York West
Address & Map
Osgoode Hall Law School, Ignat Kaneff Building, York University
4700 Keele St, Rm 1010
Toronto, ON M3J 1P3
 
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Intersection Keele St and Steeles Ave W
Physical Access Wheelchair accessible building including main entrance and barrier free washrooms * braille elevator * designated parking
Service Categories Certificates/Forms Assistance ~ Crime Victims ; General Legal Aid ; Individual Advocacy ; Legal Counselling ; Legal Issues Education/Information ; Legal Representation

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