Special calc access to justice projects
This presentation is the property of its rightful owner.
Sponsored Links
1 / 47

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 111 Views
  • Uploaded on
  • Presentation posted in: General

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects. Community Advocacy & Legal Centre 158 George Street, Belleville, Ontario. Access to Justice “Outcomes”. Old view of access to justice vs. Emerging view of access to justice.

Download Presentation

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Presentation Transcript


Special calc access to justice projects

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects

Community Advocacy & Legal Centre 158 George Street, Belleville, Ontario


Special calc access to justice projects

Access to Justice “Outcomes”

Old view of access to justice vs. Emerging view of access to justice

  • Clients obtain access to the justice system, civil liberties, equal protection and intended benefit of the law

  • Clients have increased security in achieving and protecting their basic needs, such as food, shelter, income, education, employment, health care, personal safety and family relationships

  • Holistic and transformative

  • Includes social justice

  • Social inclusion outcomes

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Access to justice calc view

Access to Justice (CALC View)

Providing information about the law, legal rights, legal processes and the legal system;

Increasing the amount of advice and “brief” services to help people understand and navigate the system

Supporting methods to reform unjust laws and to encourage the adoption of new laws to promote justice; undertaking systemic advocacy to improve the legal practices of institutions

Providing access to enforcement mechanisms, and appropriate legal representation at all stages of legal proceedings.

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects

3


Special calc access to justice projects

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Serving individual clients core mandate

Serving individual clients: Core mandate


A multi pronged mandate grounded in legal services to poor and low income individuals

A multi-pronged mandate grounded in legal services to poor and low income individuals

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Increasing legal literacy special project

Increasing Legal Literacy Special Project

Enhancing Legal Information and Referrals by the Public Libraries


Public libraries project

Public Libraries Project

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Public libraries outreach project collaboration with hcla

Public Libraries Outreach Project - Collaboration with HCLA

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Increasing legal literacy

Increasing Legal Literacy

Supporting the critical role of “trusted intermediaries”


Special calc access to justice projects

Semi-annual

Newsletter

Print and electronic

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Clinic website

Clinic Website

Tip Sheets and FAQ pages

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Using social media

Using Social Media

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Possible spectrum of legal literacy and capability training for trusted intermediaries

Possible “Spectrum” of Legal Literacy and Capability Training for “Trusted Intermediaries”

Legal AwarenessLegal Advocacy

Using the internet and printed materials effectively to find legal information

Working effectively with your client’s lawyer or advocate

Making good legal referrals

Developing basic legal research skills

Developing knowledge-sharing networks

Understanding the law: Legal issue workshops

Identifying systemic issues for advocacy

Understanding

legal information vs. legal advice

Advocating effectively for your client

Spotting or red-flagging legal issues

Understanding available

legal services (Legal Aid, pro bono, sliding scale)

Community navigation –advocacy & other help available

Developing a “reflective practice”

Using social networking technology to find and update legal information

Understanding the legal system

Understanding how to use the law (process & enforcement)

Working with clients to encourage self-advocacy & self-help

Developing sophisticated legal research skills

May 2013

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Special calc access to justice projects

Legal Aid Comparison Chart – Who Does What?

www.communitylegalcentre.ca/referrals/docs/LEGAL_AID_COMPARISON_CHART_HPE.pdf

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Special calc access to justice projects

Where Else To Go For Help Chart

www.communitylegalcentre.ca/referrals/docs/Where_Else_to_Go_For_Help.pdf

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Special calc access to justice projects

Family Law Resources Guide

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Legal health checklist collaboration project

“Legal Health” Checklist (Collaboration Project)

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Special calc access to justice projects

Family Law Information Sharing Workshop

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Outreach to local clergy

Outreach to Local Clergy

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Coordination of legal aid services five county network

Coordination of Legal Aid Services: Five County Network

Navigating Paths to Justice


Special calc access to justice projects

Legal Aid Services Together @LAST Project

Legal Aid Funded Services Collaborating

to Increase Access to Justice across five counties

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Anticipating significant deliverables from the legal aid services together @last project

Anticipating significant deliverables from the Legal Aid Services Together @LAST project

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Paths to justice report

Paths to Justice Report

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Special calc access to justice projects

Government, Courts & Politicians

Government, Courts & Politicians

Government, Courts & Politicians

Government, Courts & Politicians

Government, Courts & Politicians

Government, Courts & Politicians

Government, Courts & Politicians

University Student Legal Clinics

University Student Legal Clinics

University Student Legal Clinics

University Student Legal Clinics

University Student Legal Clinics

University Student Legal Clinics

University Student Legal Clinics

University Student Legal Clinics

University Student Legal Clinics

Pro Bono Lawyers

Pro Bono Lawyers

Pro Bono Lawyers

Pro Bono Lawyers

Law & Bar

Associations

Law & Bar

Associations

Law & Bar

Associations

Law & Bar

Associations

Law & Bar

Associations

Law & Bar

Associations

Law & Bar

Associations

Law & Bar

Associations

Law & Bar

Associations

Community Legal Clinics

Community Legal Clinics

Community Legal Clinics

Community Legal Clinics

Community Legal Clinics

Community Legal Clinics

Community Legal Clinics

Community Legal Clinics

NGOs & Law Foundation

NGOs & Law Foundation

NGOs & Law Foundation

NGOs & Law Foundation

NGOs & Law Foundation

NGOs & Law Foundation

Legal Aid

Legal Aid

Legal Aid

Legal Aid

Legal Aid

Working with Access to Justice partners

Creating strategic alignment and possibilities for increased collaboration

Increasing Access to Justice

Increasing Access to Justice

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Five county network fcn

Five County Network (FCN)

  • Community Advocacy & Legal Centre (CALC)

  • Kingston Community Legal Clinic (KCLC)

  • Legal Aid Ontario (LAO)

  • Northumberland Community Legal Centre (NCLC)

  • Queen’s Student Legal Aid Society (Queen’s)

  • Rural Legal Services (RLS)

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Special calc access to justice projects

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Special calc access to justice projects

LEARN LAW Newspaper Columns – Launched in February 2012

  • Jointly produced monthly newspaper columns being published in rural newspapers throughout five counties in Eastern Ontario

  • Project of Five County LAO-funded Service Providers Network

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Collaborating with the private bar to increase access to justice

Collaborating with the Private Bar to Increase Access to Justice


Creating hosting new hcla website

Creating/hosting new HCLA website

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Wills powers of attorney project

Wills & Powers of Attorney Project

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Learn law lunches

Learn Law Lunches

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Family law checklist what to bring

Family Law Checklist: What to Bring

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Tips for family law lawyers assisting clients on social assistance

Tips for Family Law Lawyers Assisting Clients on Social Assistance

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Outreach to special communities

Outreach to Special Communities


Special calc access to justice projects

Migrant Workers Outreach

February 2012

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Special calc access to justice projects

Deaf Community 2012

www.communitylegalcentre.ca

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Ontario justice education network

Ontario Justice Education Network

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Working with and learning from legal empowerment projects and legal aid projects internationally

Working with, and learning from, legal empowerment projects and legal aid projects internationally


Chinese delegation visit 2007

Chinese Delegation Visit 2007

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Visit to legal aid service counters holland 2008

Visit to Legal Aid Service Counters, Holland 2008

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Ilag conference nz 2009

ILAG Conference, NZ 2009

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


International renaissance foundation ukraine 2009

International Renaissance Foundation, Ukraine 2009

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Calc sponsors ukrainian study tour 2010

CALC Sponsors Ukrainian Study Tour - 2010

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects

44


Reflective practice to increase a2j gaje conference spain 2011

Reflective Practice to Increase A2JGAJE Conference - Spain 2011

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Innovating justice holland april 2012

Innovating Justice, Holland, April 2012

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


Open society justice initiative regional legal empowerment conference istanbul may 2013

Open Society Justice Initiative Regional Legal Empowerment Conference, Istanbul – May 2013

Special CALC Access to Justice Projects


  • Login