Includes impaired driving, criminal negligence in the operation of a motor vehicle, as well as other offences related to driving.
Some indicators of legal issues
What the clients may say:
- "I have a criminal record. It's making it hard for me to get a job, rent an apartment and see my kids."
- "I'm worried that my criminal record will affect my permanent residence status or stop me from travelling outside of Canada"
Legal Services and Information
|Ontario Legal Information Centre||COVID-19 (May 7, 2020): Centre will no longer offer its services in person for the time being * legal information services remain available by telephone…|
|Parole Board of Canada - Clemency and Record Suspension||Issues/grants/denies/revokes record suspensions and makes recommendations for clemencyNational office Follows the Criminal Records Act Supervises all record suspensions and clemency recommendationsRecord suspension Allows people who…|
|John Howard Society of Ottawa||Services for male and female youth and adult men and women in conflict with, or at risk of coming into conflict with the law Child…|
|Reach Canada - Equality and Justice for People With Disabilities - Reach Canada - Equality and Justice for People With Disabilities||COVID-19 (July 12, 2021): Reach's Legal Referral program is accepting calls from clients with disabilities in Ottawa and the Champlain region who require legal assistance.…|
|JusticeNet||Non-profit organization links individuals seeking legal advice that are unable to obtain legal advice due to high cost or due to their ineligibility to obtain…|