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Free public legal education workshops at HALCO, April and May 2017.

published: March, 23, 2017 Written by // Guest Authors - Revolving Door Categories // Social Media, Activism, Upcoming Events, Events, Legal, Revolving Door, Guest Authors

Everyone is welcome to attend these general interest workshops but space is limited so Registration is required.

Free public legal education workshops at HALCO, April and May 2017.

Our free public legal education workshops are held in person at the Specialty Legal Clinic Co-op, 55 University Avenue, 15th Floor Room C2, Toronto (just south of King Street West and the fully accessible St. Andrew subway station): Rent Increases: Protecting your Rights workshop, Thursday April 20, 2017, 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.  Presenter: Matthew Malott (HALCO Articling Student) Canadian Immigration: Sponsoring Your Family workshop, Tuesday April 25, 2017, 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.  Pre

Stopped at the border

published: February, 08, 2017 Written by // Denise Wozniak Categories // Social Media, Denise Wozniak, Women, International , Living with HIV

Denise Wozniak:compares her own arrival to that of immigrants detained by a Trump order. "No matter what, human rights are not negotiable..."

Stopped at the border

My life in Canada as a new immigrant began on February 7, 1980. My meeting with immigration officials at the border was not as expected. I was held up for hours, but more about that later. Three generations of my family: my grandparents,, my mother and myself all immigrated separately to Canada; strange but true. My grandparents were from the north of England. My family included generations of farmers. Before his immigration, my grandfather worked briefly in a local quartz quarry and then be

Space still available: free public legal education workshops at HALCO in November 2016

published: November, 04, 2016 Written by // Guest Authors - Revolving Door Categories // Social Media, Activism, Upcoming Events, Events, Legal, Revolving Door, Guest Authors

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Space still available: free public legal education workshops at HALCO in November 2016

Our free workshops are held in person at the HALCO office/Specialty Legal Clinic Co-op, 55 University Avenue, 15th Floor, Toronto. (just south of King Street West and the fully accessible St. Andrew subway station): Canadian Immigration: Sponsoring Your Family workshop, on Tuesday November 8 from 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. Presenter: Clare McMullen-Crummey (HALCO Staff Lawyer). Receiving Money while on ODSP workshop, Wednesday November 16 from 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m., Presenter: Matthew Mal