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Pro Bono Ontario, Education Law and Children’s Hospital Project

Provides summary advice and/or representation to low income children & families that face challenges to their legal rights at school.

Record #: MET0621 Last Full Update: 02 Nov 2015
Description and Services
Description (Service) Community legal services

Education Law Program -- legal services for children with education related problems such as accommodating disabilities or exceptionalities, or unfair discipline pursuant to the Safe Schools Act, bullying and harassment

Children's Hospital Projects -- free legal services for low income families whose children receive treatment at Hospital for Sick Children (Sick Kids) or London Health Sciences Centre * partnership with hospital

Partnership with Justice for Children and Youth, see separate entry
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Ontario
Boundaries Ontario
Eligibility Children and their families who are unable to afford a lawyer * assessment on a case-by-case basis
Application Visit website
Languages English
Fees None
Service Categories Legal Counselling ~ Pediatric Patients ; School System Advocacy
Contact Information
Office Phone 416-977-4448 ext 926
Toll Free Phone 1-866-466-7256
Fax 416-977-6668
E-Mail nicole@pblo.org
Website www.lawhelpontario.org
Primary Contact Nicole Kellow, Project Coordinator, Education Law and Charitable Law Projects
Names
Alternate Name PBLO ; PBO
Former Name Pro Bono Law Ontario (2016)
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Toronto Downtown North
Mailing Address 90 Eglinton Ave E, Ste 900 
Toronto, ON M4P 2Y3
Physical Access Not Applicable