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ARCH Disability Law Centre

Community legal aid clinic for persons with disabilities including consumers of health, social or special education services.

Record #: MET0017 Last Full Update: 09 May 2017
Notes
Public Comments Collect calls accepted
Description and Services
Description (Service) Community legal clinic

Summary Advice and Referral -- confidential advice and information related to disability issues * telephone service * limited representation in test case litigation * representation for individuals in priority cases * collect calls accepted * public speaking * law reform initiatives * adaptive technology workstations for Internet access, Monday-Friday 10 am-4 pm * electronic newsletter * funded by Legal Aid Ontario
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-1 pm, 2 pm-5 pm; no intake on Thursdays
Areas Served Ontario
Boundaries Ontario
Eligibility People with disabilities * must meet financial and case eligibility guidelines
Application Call to speak with Information and Referral Worker
Languages English ; American Sign Language (ASL) - (interpreters by appointment) ; interpreters available in other languages by appointment
Fees None
Service Categories Community Legal Clinics ; Legal Counselling ~ People With Disabilities/Health Conditions ; Legal Issues Education/Information ~ Disabilities Issues ; Legal Representation ~ People With Disabilities/Health Conditions ; Legislative Advocacy ~ Disabilities Issues ; Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Disabilities ; Public Internet Access Sites ~ People With Disabilities/Health Conditions
Contact Information
Office Phone 416-482-8255
Toll Free Phone 1-866-482-2724
TTY Phone 416-482-1254 ; 1-866-482-2728
Fax 416-482-2981 ; 1-866-881-2723
E-Mail archlib@lao.on.ca
Website www.archdisabilitylaw.ca
Social Media Facebook Twitter
Primary Executive Robert Lattanzio, Executive Director
Names
Alternate Name Disability Law Centre
Former Name Advocacy Resource Centre for the Handicapped (ARCH) (1996) ; ARCH: A Legal Resource Centre for Persons with Disabilities (2005)
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Toronto Downtown Central
Address & Map
55 University Ave, 15th Fl
Toronto, ON M5J 2H7
 
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Intersection University Ave and King St W
Physical Access Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Dedicated accessible washroom with all features ; Elevator with braille features