Legal Aid Ontario is pushing back against myths about its services, with a fact-sheet that counters some common misconceptions.
Does LAO provide certificates for mental-health matters? For matters in which jail time would be intermittent? What about duty counsel — what training do they have, anyway? These are a few of the topics presented, with statistics to back up the information.
Check out “Legal Aid Ontario: Myths and Realities” to learn more.
Free events and information, including Legal Aid Ontario-produced material, happening online all winter:
Flip Your Wig for Justice March 6 — Legal Aid Ontario is one of the participating organizations: