SALCO provides advice, brief services,
and/or legal representation in a various areas of poverty law,
Ontario Disability Support Program
Old Age Security
Canada Pension Plan
Criminal Injuries Compensation(Basic
Human Rights(Advice only)
Workplace Safety and Insurance Board(Advice
Employment Law (Advice)
Family Law (Basic Advice)
Tenants Rights( Basic Advice only,
Domestic Violence (Advice)
Public Legal Education
SALCO provides public legal education
in many areas of law, including those listed above. SALCO can
come to community events, places of religious worship, community
agencies, support groups, etc… to provide legal education.
Please contact us or complete the "Request
for Legal Education" form to have us come and speak to you.
Other Types of Work
SALCO is involved in several community
development and law reform initiatives on issues that impact the
low-income South Asian community in Toronto, Ontario, and Canada.
We believe that a broad response to the problems that our clients
face can have a greater impact in changing legislation, policy,
and unfair practices.
SALCO also takes on test case work in poverty law, including two
recent interventions at the Supreme Court of Canada.