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Child Support

Includes legal obligation of parents to pay child support.

Some indicators of legal issues

What the clients may say:

  • "My ex-partner is always late with or misses his/her child support payments."
  • "My child just turned 18. My ex-partner has stopped paying child support and told him/her to get a job."
  • "My ex-partner is making more money now, so I want him/her to pay more child support."
  • "I'm on social assistance and I'm worried that child support payments will affect my benefits."
  • "My ex-partner moved overseas and stopped paying child support."

Legal Services and Information

Records for Child Support
Title Description
Ontario. Ministry of the Attorney General - Superior Court of Justice - Family Law Information Centre Resource centre that provides the public with information and education to help them deal with family law issues Information about legal services, the court process…
Pro Bono Students Canada - University of Ottawa Common Law Chapter - The ID Project Assistance in replacing lost or stolen personal identification pro bono lawyers and law students will help clients to complete and submit applications to replace missing…
University of Ottawa - Community Legal Clinic Student Legal Aid Services Society clinic staffed by students and supervised by lawyers provides legal services to low-income members of the community conducts legal education…
Vanier Community Services Centre - Ligne d'information juridique Provides summary legal advice in the following areas: Immigration law Family Law Housing law (tenant representation only) Labour Law - Employment Standards Employment Insurance Ontario…
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…
Family Law Education for Women Campaign - METRAC Action on Violence Online resource of plain language legal information on women's rights under Ontario family law webinar recordings posted regularly on website how to find help with…

Social Services and Information

Ottawa Social Services