Chatham-Kent Legal Clinic

Site: Chatham - Harvey St

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-351-6771
Fax 519-351-8091
Primary Contact Gabby Bazin, Office Manager
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Provides referrals, legal advice, legal representation, Tennant Duty Counsel services, and public legal education and community outreach * Areas of Law include Tennant Rights, Ontario Works, Ontario Disability Support Program, Employment Insurance, Canada Pension Plan and CPP Disability, Disability Issues, Criminal Injuries Compensation Board, Wills & Powers of Attorney * Does not cover criminal, family, or property law Legal Advice is given by phone, appointment or on a walk-in basis; Legal Representation is offered to low-income residents of Chatham-Kent through eligibility requirements established ahead of time; Public Legal Education and Community Outreach is offered as well Part-time Satelite Offices include: Moravian of the Thames Band, Delaware Nation, Band Office RR 3 Thamesville last Fri/mth 2-4pm; Tilbury office located at the Tilbury Information and Help Centre located at 20 Queen St N in Tilbury last Fri/mth 9:30-11:30am 
Lawyer Referral Service providing 1/2 hour free advice 1-800-268-8326.
Hours Clinic Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-noon; 1-4:30 pm * Legal Advice Hours Mon & Thu 9:30-11:30 am; 1-4 pm; Tue & Wed 9:30-11:30 am
Areas Served Chatham-Kent
Eligibility Chatham-Kent residents who meet financial eligibility guidelines
Application Call for information; Needs assessment required; Referrals from social service agencies
Languages English
Fees None ; No fees; must meet financial eligibility guidelines to qualify for services Guidelines take into account family income and assets Reimbursements for expenses incurred on behalf of clients in certain circumstances
Agency Information
Established 1981-02
Primary Executive Walter Van de Kleut, Executive Director
Funding Provincial - Legal Aid Ontario ; Legal Aid Ontario
Elections Oct
Site Information
Site Location Chatham; Wallaceburg - Outreach Centre; Tilbury - TIHC; Moraviantown by appointment arranged through office
Located In Community Chatham
Address & Map
6 Harvey St
Chatham, ON N7M 1L6
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Intersection Harvey St and Wellington St
Mailing Address PO Box 97 
Chatham, ON N7M 5K1
Accessibility Fully Accessible