Includes benefits available under the Canada Pension Plan (CPP), including retirement benefits, survivor benefits, and disability benefits.
Some indicators of legal issues
What the clients may say:
- "I have epilepsy and can’t work any more. My application for disability benefits under the Canada Pension Plan was refused."
- "I’m younger than 60 and took early retirement, but I have since become disabled."
Legal Services and Information
|Canada. House of Commons||The popularly elected component of Parliament where most major government legislation is introduced Constitutionally authorized to introduce legislation concerned with the raising or spending of…|
|Ufile tax||Online tax program software can also be downloaded on a personal computer|
|WebTax4U.ca||Web-based application for preparing and Netfiling personal income tax returns certified by the CRA|
|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…|
|Council on Aging of Ottawa (The)||Advocacy group on seniors' issuesVolunteer opportunitiesVolunteer-run committees meet to discuss the following seniors issues: Age-Friendly Ottawa: group working with the City of Ottawa, community partners,…|
|Advocacy Centre for the Elderly||Community legal clinic representation in cases involving issues of particular importance to seniors, such as long term care, hospital discharge issues, elder abuse, government pensions,…|
|Income Security Advocacy Centre||Community legal clinic pursues test cases, Charter and appellate litigation to address systemic issues arising from federal and provincial income security programs, and from the…|