Domestic Violence Toolkit for Landlords

The Centre for Public Legal Education Alberta (CPLEA) is pleased to announce the publication of its Domestic Violence Toolkit for Landlords. The Kit has been designed for landlords, property managers and anyone else who works on-site or has access to residential rental units. For more information on the content and availability of the Kit please see the full release.

For more information on CPLEA visit

www.cplea.ca

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Law Day and Dial-a-Lawyer April 21, 2018

CELEBRATE DEMOCRACY
Law Day is a national event every April that celebrates the signing of Canada’s Charter of Rights and Freedoms. It is an occasion for the public to learn about the law, the legal profession and the legal institutions that form the cornerstones of Canadian democracy.

Activities include mock trials, courthouse tours, open citizenship courts, as well as public speaking and mock trial contests aimed at junior high and high school students.

For more information click here

DIAL-A-LAWYER : Do you need legal advice and can’t make it out to your local courthouse on LawDay  ? Call our toll-free number and speak to one of our lawyers for a free 15 – 20minute consultation. If we cannot answer all of your questions, we will refer youto other resources which may help you. Click here for poster

Central Alberta Community Legal Clinic is moving, effective April 10

The Central Alberta Community Legal Clinic (CACLC) office is moving to #106, 4916-50 Street  Red Deer, AB   T4N 1X7 effective April 10th, 2018.

The office will be closed April 6th and 9th**

For more information contact:

Community Legal Clinic

Central Alberta  – Medicine Hat – Lloydminster – Fort McMurray

Telephone: 403-314-9129  Fax:403-314-9194

Toll Free: 1-800-314-9129   Website: www.communitylegalclinic.net

 

 

 

Employment Opportunity – Calgary Legal Guidance

Calgary Legal Guidance is seeking a talented, experienced, and committed Lawyer to serve as Senior Managing Counsel.

This is a full time position working out of the downtown Calgary office.

Deadline for application is April 30, 2018. Please see attached for details on the position.

National Volunteer Week April 15-21, 2018

National Volunteer Week (NVW) is a time to celebrate and thank Canada’s 12.7 million volunteers.

This year’s theme is: “Celebrate the Value of Volunteering – building confidence, competence, connections and community”. Volunteering is often seen as a selfless act; a person gives their time, skills, experience, and passion to help others, without expecting anything in return. And while volunteering is a form of service, many volunteers will tell you that “you get more than you give”. From opportunities to develop new skills, to finding deep and meaningful personal connections, the magic of volunteering is that it creates social and economic value for all.

Pro Bono Law Alberta celebrates the thousands of volunteer lawyers, law students and articling students who give their time and expertise to volunteer for our court-based programs and Volunteer Lawyer Services program. Thank you for your service!

1000 Voices Legal Clinic at the Genesis Centre, Calgary – January to May 2018

Need legal help? Need to talk to a lawyer?

Get 30 minutes of free legal advice at the 1000 Voices Legal Clinic at the Genesis Centre, 7556 Falconridge Blvd NE, Calgary

4th Tuesday of every month from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon. Book an appointment or walk-in available on a first-come, first-served basis. Areas of law include criminal, employment, family, immigration, landlord/tenant and more.

Upcoming Dates:

  • January 23
  • February 27
  • March 27
  • April 24
  • May 22

For more information on the clinic or to book an appointment call: 403-716-6476

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