Don Valley Community Legal Services

Home Agency Service

Description
COVID19 -- serving existing clients and new client telephone intake services
  • for Legal Advice call 416-441-1764, ext 1 and leave a message
  • clearly state name, telephone number and your concern or question and language required, speak slowly and distinctly so that we may return the call within one business day
  • all in person services by appointment only (affidavits, notaries and PLE's)
  • appointments, meetings, and other interactions are to be conducted by telephone, Zoom, email, faxes, or other as needed
  • for court documents or letters we need to see, take pictures or scan the documents if possible and the Intake Worker or Case Worker will provide information and an email account to forward them
  • if a person does not have access to a data or internet plan, alternate arrangements may be made
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Community legal clinic
  • deals primarily with Housing Eviction Prevention issues, immigration, social assistance, Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP), Ontario Works (OW), Canada Pension Plan (CPP), Employment Insurance (EI) and Employment Law
  • commissioner of oaths
  • summary advice for rental housing and tenant issues, income assistance, employment and immigration issues
  • community education
  • community development
  • legal reform
  • funded by Legal Aid Ontario
Crescent Town Satellite Clinic -- closed due to COVID

Ralph Thornton Community Centre -- 765 Queen St E by appointment only, call Intake Line
Eligibility
Residents in area who meet financial eligibility guidelines

Residency Requirements: York Mills Rd (north) to Lake Ontario (south), Yonge St (west) to Victoria Park Ave (east)
Application Process
Call for information
Office
416-441-1764 ; Legal advice intake ext 1
Fax
416-441-0269
Web Site
Visit Website
Email
info@donvalleylegal.ca
Languages
Cantonese, English, Mandarin, Spanish, Other - interpretation and translation services for all languages provided when necessary
Contact
Bhavin Bilimoria, Director of Legal Services
Email: bhavin.bilimoria@dvcls.clcj.ca
Phone: 416-441-1764 ext 27
Fees
None ; reimbursement of disbursement costs if necessary
Documents Required
May vary; contact for information
Accessibility
Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Dedicated accessible washroom with all features
Legal Status
Nonprofit - Unincorporated
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Copyright
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Last Updated On
May 31, 2022
Address
1 Leaside Park Dr, Unit 1
Toronto, ON, M4H 1R1
Cross street: Millwood Rd and Overlea Blvd;

Don Valley Community Legal Services Site Location: North Office

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Hours of Operation
COVID19 -- no walk-in service, call for information
Service Area(s)
  • East York
  • North York