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Family Law Information Centre

Provides the public with easy access to user-friendly information about family law.

Record #: OCR0622 Last Full Update: 31 Jan 2017
Description and Services
Description (Service) Resource centre that provides the public with information and education to help them deal with family law issues 
Resources include written material, videos and some legal advice * offers mediation services and parenting information sessions for separated parents * offers mandatory information sessions on the impact of separation and divorce on children and the legal issues and court process involved * offers procedural information and form filling assistance
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm * Tue, Thu 8:30 am, the centre will triage people who are preparing their documents for their procedural court appearance at 10 am that day
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Low income individuals concerned with family law matters * procedural information and form filling assistance: no restrictions
Application Drop-in
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Service Categories Alternative Dispute Resolution ~ Divorce/Custody/Support Issues ; Legal Issues Education/Information ~ Divorce/Custody/Support Issues ; Parent Support Groups ~ Divorced/Divorcing Persons ; Special Libraries ~ Divorce/Custody/Support Issues
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-239-1274
Alternate Name FLIC
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
Ottawa Court House
161 Elgin St, 2nd Flr
Ottawa, ON K2P 2K1
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Intersection Elgin Ave and Laurier Ave
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Pay parking lot * parking meters
Other Details
Established 1997
Funding Provincial
Resources Website
Accreditation No