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Other Legal Issues in Housing

Includes information on helping specific type of clients with housing issues, and foreclosure.

Some indicators of legal issues

What the clients may say:

  • "I've complained about my neighbour's noise but my landlord says he/she can't do anything about it."
  • "I live in rent-geared-to-income (RGI) housing and got a letter saying my rental subsidy could end."

Legal Services and Information

Records for Other Legal Issues in Housing
Title Description
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…
Mortgages Act Website containing the Mortgages Act rights and obligations of mortgagors and mortgagees statutory powers notice of exercising power of sale general provisions as to power…
Shepherds of Good Hope - Evening Drop-in COVID-19 (3 Nov 2020): Evening drop-in open. Face covering required. volunteering opportunity, fill out the form on the website to registerThis information is regularly updated…
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…
The Social Housing Registry of Ottawa COVID-19: Service not offered in person until further notice (November 30, 2021)Maintaining the central waiting list for people applying for rent-geared-to-income (RGI) according to rules…
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.…
Ontario. Ministry of Municipal Affairs. Ministry of Housing Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Ministry of Housing's primary liaison with the municipal sector in Eastern Ontario.Ministry of Municipal Affairs: delivers programs advisory services education…
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…

Social Services and Information

Ottawa Social Services