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
  • 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.
  • Prescott and Russell Law Association (Directory of lawyers in the United Counties of Prescott and Russell by areas of practice and those who accept Legal Aid Certificates.

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 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:
    Mr. Stéphane Sarrazin: 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