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Advocacy Centre for the Elderly (ACE)

Works as a resource to Ottawa’s community legal clinics to provide legal services to seniors.

Record #: OCR2935 Last Full Update: 11 Dec 2017
Description and Services
Description (Service) Community legal clinic * representation in cases involving issues of particular importance to seniors, such as long term care, hospital discharge issues, elder abuse, government pensions, income maintenance, retirement home tenancies, mental health and mental capacity issues * assistance in dealing with government bureaucracies * visits to home or care facility if necessary * advocacy * community legal education * speakers * law reform * confidential 
 
Does not prepare wills
Hours Legal information and advice Mon, Wed, Fri 9 am-5 pm 
Administration Mon-Wed, Fri 9 am-5 pm, Thu 1 pm-5 pm
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility Ages: 60 year(s) and up 
 
Seniors 60 years and older who meet financial or case eligibility guidelines
Application Call for more information
Languages English ; Lithuanian ; Tamil ; Interpretive Services
Fees None
Service Categories Criminal Justice/Legal System Reform Groups ~ Older Adult/Aging Issues ; Domestic/Family Violence Legal Services ~ Elder Abuse Issues ; Legal Counselling ~ Older Adults ; Legal Issues Education/Information ; Legal Representation ~ Older Adults ; Senior Advocacy Groups ~ Legal Issues
Contact Information
Office Phone 416-598-2656
Toll Free Phone 1-855-598-2656
Fax 416-598-7924
Website www.acelaw.ca
Primary Contact Ms Maleksultan Kaba, Office Manager; Email: kabam@lao.on.ca
Primary Executive Graham Webb, Executive Director; Email: webbg@lao.on.ca
Names
Alternate Name ACE
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Toronto Downtown
Address & Map
2 Carlton St, Ste 701
Toronto, ON M5B 1J3
 
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Intersection Yonge St and Carlton St
Physical Access Designated parking at entrance - garage entrance from Wood St ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Elevator with braille and voice/tone features ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall
Parking Pay parking lot
Other Details
Funding Fees ; Private - Legal Aid Ontario
Resources Website