Campaign Updates

New social media ads take aim at Legal Aid cuts

The Society of United Professionals, which represents more than 350 Legal Aid Ontario lawyers and articling students, has released two...

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Former Deputy Attorney General criticizes Legal Aid cuts

In a scathing column published this week by The Lawyer's Daily, Canada's former Deputy Attorney General George Thomson criticized...

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On the front line of the opioid crisis

A Legal Aid Ontario Duty Counsel lawyer sent us this dispatch from her vantage point on the front line of...

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How Legal Aid Helps: Accessing Canada Pension Plan payments

A Legal Aid Ontario lawyer submitted this story about helping a poor pensioner named Dennis (name changed to...

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How Legal Aid helps: keeping a child safe from their drinking and driving parent

A Legal Aid Ontario lawyer wrote in to tell us this story about helping a young mother get her child...

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