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Includes rights of immigrants or refugees if detained.

Some indicators of legal issues

What the clients may say:

  • "I claimed refugee status at the border and have been detained."
  • "My application to remain in Canada was refused. Now I’ve been detained because of concerns that I won’t leave Canada voluntarily."

Legal Services and Information

Records for Detention
Title Description
Canada. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada Governmental information centre the Client Support Centre can answer questions about immigration, refugees and citizenship services and programs, and on status of an application in…
Vanier Community Services Centre - Clinique juridique francophone d'Ottawa Legal services for low-income francophones living in Ottawa in different areas of law such as: Immigration Housing (problems between tenants and landlords only) Ontario Disability…
Canada. Border Services Agency Provides commercial and passenger services customs office classified as non direct point of entry providing a full range of customs services to the general public…
BGC Ottawa (formerly the Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa) - Ottawa Community Youth Diversion Program Community-based program improves the manner in which the community deals with youth aged 12 to 17 years who are in conflict with the law and…
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