Court and Legal Services Links

The following links are provided to victims and the general public in obtaining additional information and assistance on victimization issues. Should you know of a link that should be added, please email it to [email protected]
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Child Witness Centre
Assists children involved in the criminal justice system as witnesses.
http://www.4cs.ca/help.html

 

Community Legal Education Ontario
A community legal clinic, founded in 1974, that specializes in public legal education.
http://www.cleo.on.ca/

 

Justice and the Law in Canada
A comprehensive site explaining legal and governmental processes in Canada.
http://canada.justice.gc.ca/en/jl/index.html

 

Lawyer Locate.ca
Help finding a lawyer in your area.
http://www.lawyerlocate.ca/

 

Legal Aid Ontario
Providing legal services for those who cannot afford legal representation.
http://www.legalaid.on.ca/

 

Ontario Human Rights Commission
Protects people in Ontario against discrimination in employment, accommodation, goods, services and facilities, and membership in vocational associations and trade unions.
http://www.ohrc.on.ca/

 

Ontario Trial Lawyers Association
Dedicated to the preservation and improvement of a civil justice system which is equally accessible to all and which fully and fairly protects the rights of those who have suffered losses as a result of the wrongdoing of others.
http://www.otla.com/Content.asp?rsid=&page=about

 

Parole Decision Making – Myths and Realities
A resource to answer questions on parole, from the National Parole Board.
http://www.npb-cnlc.gc.ca/whatsn/myths053001_e.htm

 

The John Howard Society of Waterloo-Wellington
Offers programs aimed at reducing recidivism, preventing delinquency and stopping domestic violence and youth crime.
http://www.sentex.net/~jhsowat/

 

Waterloo Region Community Legal Services
Providing legal services for those who cannot afford legal representation in the Region of Waterloo.
http://www.wrcls.ca/