345 Bagot Street
Kingston, ON K7K 6T8
T: 613-541-0777
F: 613-547-4978

Monday to Thursday
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Friday
1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Welcome to our organization

The Kingston Community Legal Clinic (KCLC) is a non-profit community legal clinic. We serve low income residents of the City of Kingston, Townships of South Frontenac and Frontenac Islands.

The clinic is funded by Legal Aid Ontario.  A volunteer, community-based Board of Directors is responsible for the clinic's operation.

KCLC provides a variety of services including legal advice, legal representation, public legal education, and community development. We also carry out law reform initiatives.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

News

May 18, 2015

When can a landlord legally take a tenant's belong

For centuries, landlords had a legal right called "distress" which let them take a tenant's personal property if the tenant failed to pay the rent. While Ontario banned this in 1970, there are still situations where landlords can take or throw out a tenant's belongings. As the spring moving season is upon us, this month's On the Radar reviews some of the legal rules that protect tenants' belongings. Produced by Community Education of Ontario.


Apr 27, 2015

Budget 2015

Not Much Assistance for Social Assistance


Apr 16, 2015

How to improve the delivery of front line services

The East and Central Region Transformation Project is about creating new ways to provide access to justice for the poorest residents of East and Central Ontario.


Apr 07, 2015

Income and Health Benefits for Seniors

Planning for retirement and want to be financially prepared? Already retired and need a hearing aid?


Mar 26, 2015

Ontario Introduces a new program

The new program will assist low-income families with the cost of electricity as of January 1, 2016.