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B.C. Human Rights Coalition
November 23, 2010
The B.C. Human Rights Coalition is a charitable non-profit community based organization that seeks to promote and strengthen human rights throughout B.C. and Canada. The Coalition also runs a Human...
Keywords: Online Resource , human rights clinic, Legal Aid, Legal Info, British Columbia, Reports and documents, Services
October 29, 2010
MOSAIC BC's is an online multilingual legal resource that aims to provide comprehensive and critical legal information in Arabic, Chinese (simplified and traditional), English,...
Keywords: Online Resource , Arabic, chinese, French, Immigrants/Refugees/Newcomers, Korean, Legal Info, legal publications, Multilingual, newcomers, Punjabi, settlement workers, Spanish, British Columbia, Factsheets and FAQs, Manuals and guides
June 22, 2010
As of June 1, 2010, people with outstanding warrants may be cut off, or ineligible for, welfare in BC until they take steps to deal with the outstanding warrant. This is a detailed summary of the...
Keywords: Online Resource , Legal Info, outstanding warrants, warrants, Welfare, British Columbia, Factsheets and FAQs
March 2, 2010
The Ombudsperson receives inquiries and complaints about the practices and services provided by public agencies. While not an advocate, the Ombudsperson can conduct impartial and confidential...
Keywords: Online Resource , complaints, Government Policy, Legal Info, ombudsman, public agency, British Columbia, Government information
December 22, 2009
The Clicklaw HelpMap lists free or low-cost services who can help with legal problems within British Columbia.
Keywords: Online Resource , Legal Info, British Columbia, Directories
October 20, 2009
The Justice Education Society has programs and resources aimed at making the justice system more accessible. There are resources, online learning tools, self-help tools and other hands-on educational...
Keywords: Online Resource , Children and Youth, Disability, Immigrants and Refugees, Indigenous, legal education, legal education, Legal Info, Legal Research, self help tools, British Columbia, Organizations, Programs and courses
October 19, 2009
These LSS fact sheets outline the consequences that arise for clients beyond the criminal implications of a conviction. Each title has a companion piece for the client. The fact sheets are good for...
Keywords: Online Resource , advocacy resources, Legal Info, Legal Research, Welfare, Welfare, welfare fraud, British Columbia, Factsheets and FAQs
October 19, 2009
The Legal Services Society has published a fact sheet that explains the serious consequences of being convicted of welfare fraud (either a ban from receiving welfare for one or two years, or even a...
Keywords: Online Resource , Legal Info, Welfare, welfare fraud, British Columbia, Factsheets and FAQs
April 21, 2009
Clicklaw is a website aimed at enhancing access to justice in British Columbia. It features legal information and education, but it is not a site of laws. Instead, Clicklaw features legal information...
Keywords: Online Resource , Aboriginal/First Nations/Inuit, abuse, court, Debt and Consumer Law, Disability, Employment, Employment Insurance (EI), Family, family law, family violence, Health, Housing and Tenancy, Immigrants/Refugees/Newcomers, Legal Aid, Legal Info, legal problems, Seniors and Elders, Welfare, wills, Women, Youth, British Columbia, Gateways
February 25, 2009
MOSAIC is a multilingual non-profit organization dedicated to addressing issues that affect immigrants and refugees in the course of their settlement and integration into Canadian society. They...
Keywords: Online Resource , child protection, criminal justice, Family, family law, Immigrants and Refugees, Immigrants/Refugees/Newcomers, Legal Info, Legal Info (PLEI), Multilingual, multilingual, British Columbia, Factsheets and FAQs, Manuals and guides
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