Advocacy Centre for Tenants Ontario

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Record #: MET5004 Last Modified: 26 Apr 2012 Last Full Update: 17 Nov 2011
Located In CommunityToronto Central
Address425 Adelaide St W, 5th Fl
Toronto, ON M5V 3C1
AccessibilityWheelchair accessible building including main entrance and barrier free washrooms * braille elevator with lowered buttons * metered street parking close to entrance
IntersectionSpadina Ave and King St W
Contact Information
Office Phone416-597-5855
Toll Free Phone1-866-245-4182
Primary ContactCamelia Beyan, Director of Administration
Primary ExecutiveKenneth Hale, Director of Legal Services
Description & Services
DescriptionCommunity legal clinic * works to better the housing situation of low income Ontario residents including tenants, housing cooperative members and homeless people * no direct legal services for individuals except in relation to test cases * law reform * policy development * community organizing * public legal education * funded by Legal Aid Ontario

Tenant Duty Counsel Program -- Tracy Heffernan, Program Director * legal advice and information for unrepresented low income tenants, provided at offices of the Landlord and Tenant Board (see separate entry) during Tuesday-Friday sittings * walk-in service only
HoursMon-Fri 9-5
Areas ServedOntario
LanguagesEnglish ; French
Supplementary Info
Alternate NameACTO ; Ontario Advocacy Centre for Tenants ; Tenant Duty Counsel Program
Cross ReferenceOntario Advocacy Centre for Tenants ; Tenant Duty Counsel Program
Service Level(50) Non Profit