Community Legal Clinic of York Region

Record Details
Alternate Name CLCYR ; York Region Community Legal Clinic
Office Phone 905-508-5018
Toll Free Phone 1-888-365-5226
Fax 905-508-7539 * 1-866-844-3028
Funding Provincial - Legal Aid Ontario
Description (Service) Legal advice and in some cases representation * assistance with cases involving: * Co-operative Housing Members and Tenants rights
* Ontario Works issues, Ontario Disability Support Program, Canada Pension Plan, Old Age Security issues
*Canada Child Tax Benefits/Disability Tax Credits, Criminal Injuries Compensation, Worker's Rights
*Immigration law

Provides Tenant Duty Counsel at Newmarket hearings of Landlord and Tenant Board * free legal advice and help for tenants facing eviction who do not have own counsel, no appointment required, arrive 30 min before hearing

Eviction Prevention Program for York Region residents with mental health challenges * registered social worker and legal professionals available to support

Free weekly legal advice clinic with Legal Aid family lawyer * by appointment Wed 2pm-5pm

does not offer assistance with criminal charges - for these contact the Legal Aid Ontario 1-800-668-8258 or

Family Law Services - provide up to three quarters of an hour of free family law legal advice

Satellite Locations and times * no appointment required unless noted below:

Maple, Vaughan Community Health Centre at 9401 Jane St., #106, Fri 9:30 am – 12:30 noon
Woodbridge, Vaughan Food Bank at 5734 Hwy # 7, Units 3 and 4, Fri 9:30 am to 12:30 noon
Markham, Welcome Centre at 7220 Kennedy Road, Mon 9am to 12 noon
Markham, Aaniin Community Centre & Library at 5665 14th Avenue, Mon 1:30 – 4:30 pm
Newmarket, York Region Centre for Community Safety at 16775 Yonge St., Suite 200A, Fridays only, by appointment Newmarket, Belinda’s Place at 16580 Yonge St., Mondays 1:00 – 4:00, Fridays 10:00 – 12:00
Holland Landing, Blue Door Shelters at 18838 Hwy 11, Fridays 9:00 – 3:30
Keswick, The Learning Centre at 443 Queensway South, Unit 17, by appointment only

videolink via Skype – contact CLCYR with your email address
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * See description for satellite location hours
Areas Served York Region
Eligibility Low-income residents of York Region * does not provide legal advice for criminal charges - contact Legal Aid Ontario offices at 1-800-668-8258
Application Contact by phone * legal advice is not provided via e-mail * E-mail can be slow to arrive, lost or filtered out by anti-spam programs
Languages English
Fees None
Site Location Richmond Hill
Located In Community Richmond Hill
Address & Map
21 Dunlop St, Ste 200
Richmond Hill, ON L4C 2M6
View Google Map
Intersection Yonge St and Major Mackenzie Dr
Physical Access Unknown
Service Categories Community Legal Clinics ; General Legal Aid


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