CALC Annual General Meeting
CALC’s Annual General Meeting will be held virtually over Zoom on Thursday, December 3, 2020, from 12:00-1:00 pm. To attend this business meeting you must register online.
If you need an ASL interpreter, please let us know by November 19. You can indicate it when you register, call Lynda (at Ext 25), use TTY (1-877-966-8714), or email us.
Clinic staff are busy preparing our Annual Report of significant work we completed over the past year—certainly a challenging year! Read it online on our website in December or ask us to mail you a copy. Register
Community Advocacy & Legal Centre (CALC)
We are a non-profit legal clinic. We offer free legal help to people living on a low income in Hastings, Prince Edward, and Lennox & Addington counties and Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory, in southeastern Ontario. Please call us if you need help, or reach us by mail or email (contact form on our Contact Us page). We are currently closed to walk-ins until further notice and there are no in-person appointments. However, all our regular services are available to you by phone and we will figure out how best to help you. Thank you for your patience during this difficult time. Read More
Bafflegab - Fall 2020
Our Fall newsletter, Bafflegab, is out! Read about how we might orchestrate a “just recovery” from the pandemic and consider how the legal profession might help.
Articles include information about changes to the law for tenants, new programs for unemployed workers, our upcoming virtual Justice Cafés, including advocating for a just recovery and better income security, and a National Housing Day event with an opportunity to discuss a just recovery and creating more affordable housing. Read Bafflegab
See our COVID-19 page for a list of links to credible information and resources on COVID-19, including local resources for people living in our service area.
We are currently closed to walk-ins but we are still available by phone or our online Request for Legal Advice form to help you with your legal problems. Please call or email us! Read more
Have you been sexually harassed at work?
Have you experienced unwanted touching, sexual jokes or demands for sexual favours? Dealing with sexual harassment at work is difficult. Call us for help or use our online Request for Legal Advice form. We also offer legal information workshops on workplace sexual harassment to interested groups and organizations, including employers. Our sexual harassment project is funded by the Department of Justice. (In-person workshops are temporarily suspended due to COVID-19.) Read More
CALC's Tenant Hotline
Are you a tenant who needs information or help with a housing problem? We can help. Call our Tenant Hotline at 613-966-8686 or 1-877-966-8686. Or complete our online intake form. Available Monday to Friday, 9:00 am -12:00 pm and 1:00-5:00 pm. More info