Advocacy Centre for Tenants Ontario

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Record #: MET5004 Last Modified: 19 Jun 2015 Last Full Update: 11 Feb 2015
Memos and Bulletins
Public CommentsNo direct legal services for individuals except in relation to test cases
Contact Information
Office Phone416-597-5855
Toll Free Phone1-866-245-4182
Primary ContactCamelia Beyan, Director of Administration
Description and Service Details
Description (Service)Community 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) * walk-in service only
HoursMon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas ServedOntario
LanguagesEnglish ; French
Agency Information
Primary ExecutiveKenneth Hale, Director of Legal Services
Site Information
Located In CommunityToronto Central
Address & Map
425 Adelaide St W, 5th Fl
Toronto, ON M5V 3C1
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IntersectionSpadina Ave and King St W
AccessibilityWheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Easy access to elevator ; Elevator with braille and voice/tone features ; Dedicated accessible washroom with all features ; Metered street parking
Service CategoriesCommunity Legal Clinics ; Duty Counsel ~ Housing Issues ; Judicial Advocacy ~ Housing Issues ; Legal Decision Making Support ; Legal Issues Education/Information ~ Housing Issues ; Legislative Advocacy ~ Housing Issues ; Tenant Rights Information/Counselling