NOTE: Services will likely be impacted in response to COVID-19. Please contact any service prior to visiting in person.

Justice for Children and Youth


Description
COVID19 -- services available by phone
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Community legal clinic
  • legal representation in the many areas of law including residential care, education, criminal matters, child welfare, human rights and constitutional law, financial assistance or support and leaving home
  • legal information and assistance to youth, professionals and community groups
  • also to parents for some issues
  • community development and outreach
  • advocacy
  • public resource centre
  • seminars
  • accepts collect calls
  • funded by Legal Aid Ontario
Street Youth Legal Services (SYLS) -- legal advice and outreach to street-involved youth at shelters and youth services
Comments
Accepts collect calls
Eligibility
Children and youth 17 years and under * their parents only for special education matters * must meet financial eligibility guidelines * clients must sign retainer * Street Youth Legal Services -- homeless youth 16-24 years

Residency Requirements: Ontario
Application Process
By telephone only
Phone
416-920-1633
Toll Free
1-866-999-5329 ; 1-866-999-JFCY
Fax
416-920-5855
Website
Visit Website
Email
info@jfcy.org
Languages
English, Interpretive Services
Contact
Karien Gibson , Office Manager
Fees
Services -- free
* clients may be required to pay court costs
Accessibility
Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Dedicated accessible washroom with all features ; Elevator with braille features
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Copyright
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Last Updated On
February 5, 2021
Address
55 University Ave, 15th Fl
Toronto, ON, M5J 2H7
Intersection: University Ave and King St W;
Justice for Children and Youth Site Location: Justice for Children and Youth
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Hours of Operation
Mon
9 am - 5 pm
Tue
9 am - 5 pm
Wed
9 am - 5 pm
Thu
9 am - 5 pm
Fri
9 am - 5 pm

COVID19 -- services available by phone * call 416-920-1633 or toll free 1-866-999-5329
Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Service Area(s)
Ontario