Have you been fired or laid off?
Where can I find out more and get legal help?
For more information, contact your community legal clinic or the Employment Standards Information Centre.
CLEO's Steps to Justice website has step-by-step information about common legal issues, including your rights as a worker. Visit www.stepstojustice.ca and see the information in the Employment and Work section.
For legal help and advice, you can contact a community legal clinic or a lawyer.
To find your nearest community legal clinic, you can go to www.yourlegalrights.on.ca and click on "Services". You can also go to the Legal Aid Ontario (LAO) website at www.legalaid.on.ca or call LAO at:
Toronto area: 416-979-1446
Toll-free TTY: 1-866-641-8867
Toronto area TTY: 416-598-8867
You can also see CLEO's resource called Getting Legal Help: A Directory of Community Legal Clinics in Ontario.
If you have experienced discrimination, you can also get legal advice and help from the Human Rights Legal Support Centre. For contact information visit their website at www.hrlsc.on.ca or call them:
Toronto area: 416-597-4900
Toll-free TTY: 1-866-612-8627
Toronto area TTY: 416-597-4903