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We provide assistance to:


  • Persons who have no income;

  • Low-income individuals; and/or

  • Persons whose only income is through Ontario Works (OW), the Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP), the Canada Pension Plan (CPP), Old Age Security (OAS) and the Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS), War Veterans Allowance (WVA), or Workplace Safety and Insurance Board Benefits (WSIB

We provide legal services in the areas of:

Public Benefits Law

  • ​Ontario Disability Support Program denials and medical reviews, cancellations, and overpayments
  • Ontario Works appeals, denials, and overpayments

  • Federal benefits – CERB, EI, OAS decisions and appeals.

Immigration Law 

  • Humanitarian and compassionate applications

  • Citizenship waiver requests

  • Temporary resident, work, and visitor permits

  • Restoration of status applications

  • Deferral of removal

  • Applications for judicial review

Housing Law

Summary advice and representation on a wide range of eviction and tenant rights matters.

Learn more about some of the work done at LAW in our tenant rights video.
LAW is thankful for funding from Advocacy Centre for Tenants Ontario (ACTO) to produce these videos.