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

Oct 31, 2014

Legal Aid Financial Eligiblity Rates Increase

Giving More Ontarians Access to Affordable Legal Services Province Doubling Number of People Eligible for Legal Aid


Oct 22, 2014

2014 Rent Increase

The annual rent increase guideline for 2014 is 1.6%.


Oct 09, 2014

Increases for OW and ODSP rates Fall2 014

The 2014 Ontario Budget provided for increases to OW and ODSP rates, which start September 30 for ODSP and October 1 for OW. The Income Security Advocacy Centre's latest rates sheet outlines the new Basic Needs and Maximum Shelter rates, the latest Ontario Child Benefit amounts, and increases to other benefits. Download the rates sheet in English and French.


Aug 14, 2014

Lost your Job? Entitled to pay or notice?

If you lose your job in Ontario, you usually have the legal right to working notice OR pay instead of notice. You may also have a right to severance pay.


Jul 16, 2014

LAO introduces separation agreement certificates

LAO aims to help clients resolve their issues earlier by offering them a separation agreement certificate, for legal services outside of the litigation process. They can use this certificate to retain a panel family lawyer who can assist with the negotiation and creation of a separation agreement.