Resources and links

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.

Social Assistance –Ontario Works

Social Assistance – Ontario Disability Support Program

Employment Standards

Worker’s compensation

Legal Aid

  • Legal Aid Ontario
    1-800-668-8258
  • 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, 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 https://www.lsrs.lso.ca/lsrs/welcome.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.

Members of Parliament

  • Member of Provincial Parliament (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