Grey-Bruce Community Legal Clinic

Record #: GBA2394
Last Modified: 28 Oct 2022
Last Full Update: 21 Oct 2019

Description

Description (Service) COVID-19 Response
Due to concerns regarding COVID 19, the following service changes have been implemented until further notice:
  • all in person meetings are cancelled, appointments will be by phone
  • service at all satellite locations have been suspended
Regular Service:
Clinic funded by Legal Aid Ontario to provide access to free legal services to low income clients throughout Grey and Bruce Counties

Services offered over the telephone and by appointment include:
  • legal advice to low-income residents
  • advice on legal rights and how to proceed to tribunal if necessary
  • legal advice and assistance with Landlord/Tenant issues, employment issues, criminal injuries compensation and government services
  • offers advice on income maintenance programs such as: Ontario Works, Ontario Disability Support Program, Employment Insurance Benefits and Canada Pension Plan Benefits
Does not practice family law, criminal law, litigation or wills and estates Will Kit is available to be mailed out

Satellite offices in:
  • Neyaashiinigmiing (last Mon morning of month) - Wellness Centre, 135 Lakeshore Blvd
  • Wiarton (last Mon afternoon of month) - Salvation Army, 576 Edward St
  • Dundalk (third Mon morning of the month) - Erskine Centre, 90 Artemesia Street S.
  • Flesherton (third Mon afternoon of month) - Southeast Grey Support Services, 24 Toronto St, Hwy #10, Fire # 774292, next to the Esso Gas Station
  • Hanover (first Thu of month) - Y-Employment, 425 10th St
  • Kincardine (first Mon of month) - Canadian Mental Health Association, 865 Queen St, use back door, behind The Dory
  • Saugeen First Nation (third Thu morning of month) - Saugeen First Nation Social Services, 6470 Hwy 21, Southampton
  • Port Elgin/Southampton (third Thu afternoon of month) - Community Living, 482 Goderich St, Port Elgin
Call or email for further information

Service Details

Public Comments The toll free number may not work from some cell phones and the local number may be needed to dial in these cases
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon,1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County
Eligibility Residents with low income
Application Call the Owen Sound office to make an appointment for any location
Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Site Location Between Shorty's Restaurant and the Owen Sound Post Office
Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
Owen Sound Professional Centre, 945 3rd Ave E
Suite 2
Owen Sound, ON
Canada N4K 2K8
Intersection 3rd Ave E and 10th St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 519-370-2200
Toll Free Phone 1-877-832-1435, Office
Fax 519-370-2110
Website www.gblegalclinic.com
Social Media Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/gblegalclinic 
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/GBLegalClinic
Primary Contact Jennifer Carr, Office Manager; Phone: ext 26
Mailing Address Owen Sound Professional Centre, 945 3rd Ave E 
Suite 2 
Owen Sound, ON 
Canada N4K 2K8

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