"Onerous reviews for people on ODSP — many of whom suffer from mental illness —will become less stressful under a new process."
The NLS Blog
Our blog shares information with our community on legal developments and other important issues. As such we hope you'll find this blog informative - and maybe even fun.
Supreme Court's Historic Judgement on Humanitarian & Compassionate Decisions
Employment Law Services For Low-Income Workers
Child Poverty & Canada's Immigration Policies
Access and Justice
Kanthsamy and the 30th Anniversary of the Supreme Court's Singh Decision
IMPORTANT NOTICE: Legal Clinics are looking at how we can improve our services
Right to Housing Case: NLS Representing Intervenors
Why do people become homeless?
Vision Report: GTA Clinics Transformation Project
Submissions to the Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration on Bill C-24 - Strengthening Canadian Citizenship Act
Submission to Law Society on Accrediting Trinity Western University's Law School
This Family Day NLS Celebrates Launch of Family Reunification Knowledge Hub
Buried Alive: The Human Rights Implications of Compulsive Hoarding in a Landlord-Tenant Context
Submission to the Land Use Planning and Appeal System Consultation
Supreme Court Strikes Down Prostitution Laws
Ontario has reinstated basic health care for refugees
Addressing Trauma is part of recovery
New Co-op Housing Laws: Less than meets the eye
Immigration Law Update: Proposed Changes to the Definition of "Dependent Children"
NLS: Past and Future
Important Changes to Social Assistance (OW and ODSP)
Landmark 'Right to Housing' Case dismissed by Superior Court
Access to Justice in Canada is "abysmal"
Key Issues in ODSP Reform
200 Wellesley Street Fire - Class Action Law Suit Settled
Ontario tenants hammered with double-digit rent hikes
Legal Advocates Call for Action by TCHC, City of Toronto, the Province: Ombudsman Finds Seniors in Community Housing Unfairly Evicted
Co-operative Housing, Eviction and Rent-Geared-to-Income (RGI) Subsidies
Apply for Citizenship Now to Protect your Status!
Toronto’s Housing Stabilization Fund Replaces Community Start up & Maintenance Benefit
Mayor Rob Ford Wins his Divisional Court Appeal
The Judicial Decision Against Rob Ford
Dealing with a Former Landlord
Immigration News: Cuts to the Interim Federal Health Program
Co-operative Housing Reform: The Worst of Both Worlds
Social assistance reform: Improving the system and using the appeals process to protect rights