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Your legal rights : Information on a wide range of legal topics from hundreds of organizations, including resources for tenants, as well as key legal and community services across the province.

Tenant’s rights

Landlord and Tenant Board

Ontario Tenants Rights

Social Assistance –Ontario Works

Ontario Works (United Counties of Prescott and Russell website): http://www.prescott-russell.on.ca/counties.jsp?section=SS_ontariotravail      Ontario Works
Ontario Works Policy Directives
Social Benefits Tribunal

Social Assistance – Ontario Disability Support Program

Ontario Disability Support Program
ODSP Income Support Directives Employment Insurance
Social Benefits Tribunal 

Employment Standards 

Ministry of Labour:  www.labour.gov.on.ca 

Canada Pension Plan

Canada Pension Plan
CPP - Disability Benefits
Service Canada: www.servicecanada.gc.ca

Worker’s compensation

Workers' Safety and Insurance Board
Office of the Worker Advisor: http://www.owa.gov.on.ca

Legal Aid 

Legal Aid Ontario
1-800-668-8258

Family Law Information Centre
Family Law Information Centre and Legal Advice Clinic (for Prescott and Russell residents): 59 Court Street (2nd Floor)
L’Orignal ON K0B 1K0  

Telephone: 613-675-1829

Criminal Law

Legal Aid Ontario Duty Counsel: 1023 King Street,L’Orignal ON K0B 1K0     Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Telephone : 613-675-1663

Law Society Referral Service

Get connected with a lawyer or paralegal who will provide a free consultation of up to 30 minutes to explore your options.  Visit www. findlegalhelp.ca. Crisis Line: 1-855-947-5255.  The crisis line is intended for people who are unable to use the online service, such as those in custody, in a shelter or in a remote community without access to the internet. 

Member of Provincial Parlement (MPP) for Glengarry, Prescott and Russell:

Ms. Amanda Simard: 613-632-2706 or 1-800-294-8250

Member of Parliament (Federal) for Glengarry, Prescott and Russell:

Mr. Francis Drouin: 613-632-5214 /613-446-6310 / 613-292-8222