His Highness Prince Aga Khan Shia Imami Ismaili
Conciliation and Arbitration Board for Canada

Resources

There are several sources available to help you get legal information:

 

NATIONAL

Dispute Resolution Reference Guide
http://www.justice.gc.ca/eng/rp-pr/csj-sjc/dprs-sprd/res/drrg-mrrc/04.html

Justice Canada: Child Support (including links to understanding the Child Support Guidelines, Child Support Table Look up; and Calculating Income)
http://www.justice.gc.ca/eng/fl-df/child-enfant/index.html

Justice Canada: Divorce and Separation
http://www.justice.gc.ca/eng/fl-df/divorce/index.html

Justice Canada: Family Justice Services
http://www.justice.gc.ca/eng/fl-df/fjs-sjf/index.html

Justice Canada: Custody and Parenting
http://www.justice.gc.ca/eng/fl-df/parent/index.html

Justice Canada: Spousal Support
http://www.justice.gc.ca/eng/fl-df/spousal-epoux/index.html

Justice Canada: Parenting Plan Tool
http://www.justice.gc.ca/eng/fl-df/parent/ppt-ecppp/index.html

Justice Canada: Making plans – A guide to parenting arrangements after separation or divorce – How to put your children first
http://www.justice.gc.ca/eng/fl-df/parent/mp-fdp/index.html

Justice Canada: Parenting Plan Checklist
http://www.justice.gc.ca/eng/fl-df/parent/ppc-lvppp/index.html

Justice Canada: The Federal Child Support Guidelines: Step-by-Step
http://www.justice.gc.ca/eng/rp-pr/fl-lf/child-enfant/guide/index.html

Calculating Child Support and Spousal Support
https://www.mysupportcalculator.ca/

Families Change: A Guide to Parental Separation & Divorce
http://www.familieschange.ca

Canadian Mental Health Association
http://www.cmha.ca/

 

BRITISH COLOMBIA

Legal Services

Law Society of British Columbia
https://www.lawsociety.bc.ca/

BC Law Courts
http://www.courts.gov.bc.ca/

BC Dial-A-Law
http://www.cbabc.org/For-the-Public/Dial-A-Law/Scripts/Family-Law

MyLaw BC
http://www.mylawbc.com/

Legal Help for British Columbians
http://wiki.clicklaw.bc.ca/index.php/Legal_Help_for_British_Columbians

A Death in Your Family
http://wiki.clicklaw.bc.ca/index.php/A_Death_in_Your_Family

The Tenant Survival Guide Wikibook
http://wiki.clicklaw.bc.ca/index.php/Tenant_Survival_Guide

Justice Education Society
http://www.justiceeducation.ca

Lawyer Referral Service
http://www.cbabc.org/For-the-Public/Lawyer-Referral-Service

Legal Aid
http://www.familylaw.lss.bc.ca/

Access Pro Bono
http://www.accessprobono.ca

UBC Law Students’ Legal Advice Program
http://www.lslap.bc.ca/

Justice Access Centre Self-Help
http://www.supremecourtselfhelp.bc.ca

Vancouver Justice Access Centre
http://www.ag.gov.bc.ca/justice-access-centre/index.htm

Family Law Services

Ministry of Justice, Family & Divorce
http://www.ag.gov.bc.ca/courts/family/

Family Law in British Columbia
http://www.familylaw.lss.bc.ca/

JP Boyd on Family Law
http://wiki.clicklaw.bc.ca/index.php/JP_Boyd_on_Family_Law

Parenting Coordinators
http://www.bcparentingcoordinators.com

Parenting After Separation Program
http://www.familylaw.lss.bc.ca/resources/fact_sheets/parent_after_separation.php

Family Justice Counsellors
http://www.familylaw.lss.bc.ca/help/who_JusticeCounsellors.php

BC Provincial Court Family Law Forms
http://www.ag.gov.bc.ca/courts/family/info/forms.htm

Rise Women’s Legal Centre
https://womenslegalcentre.ca/

Mental Health Services

Crisis Centre
http://www.crisislines.bc.ca/

Mental Health and Substance Use Services
http://www.bcmhsus.ca

Canadian Mental Health Association – BC Division
http://www.cmha.bc.ca/

Counselling

The Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention Centre of BC
https://crisiscentre.bc.ca/programs-services/

Battered Women’s Support Services
http://www.bwss.org/services/

BC Association of Clinical Counsellors
http://bc-counsellors.org/

Here to Help
http://www.heretohelp.bc.ca/

Reduced-Cost Counselling Options in Vancouver
http://willowtreecounselling.ca/wp-content/themes/willowtree/reduced-cost-counselling.pdf

Counselling BC
http://counsellingbc.com/

Burnaby Family Life
https://www.burnabyfamilylife.org/programs/counselling-2/

Family Services North Shore
http://www.familyservices.bc.ca/index.php/programs-a-services/parents-a-families

Family Services Greater Vancouver
http://www.fsgv.ca/find-the-support-you-need/

Chimo Community Services
http://www.chimoservices.com/

Options Community Services Society
http://www.options.bc.ca/

DIVERSEcity Community Resources Society
http://www.dcrs.ca/services/family-services/

SHARE Family & Community Services
http://sharesociety.ca/talking-helps/

VictimLinkBC
http://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/justice/criminal-justice/victims-of-crime/victimlinkbc

 

EDMONTON

Legal Services

Legal Aid Alberta
1-866-845-3425
http://www.legalaid.ab.ca/

Law Society of Alberta
1-866-845-3425, Edmonton Direct (780) 644-7777
http://www.lawsociety.ab.ca/public/lawyer_referral.aspx

Edmonton Community Legal Centre
(780) 702-1725
http://www.eclc.ca/

Student Legal Services of Edmonton
(780) 492-2226
http://www.slsedmonton.com/

Law Central Alberta
http://www.lawcentralalberta.ca/

Alberta Legal FAQS
http://www.law-faqs.org/alberta-faqs/

Alberta Court Procedures and Programs
https://albertacourts.ca/

Parenting after Separation Course
https://albertacourts.ca/resolution-and-court-administration-serv/family-justice-services/educational-services

Alberta Law Libraries
https://www.lawlibrary.ab.ca/

Alberta Family Law
https://albertacourts.ca/resolution-and-court-administration-serv/family-justice-services/family-law-information

Pro Bono Law Alberta
http://www.pbla.ca/

Edmonton Centre for Equality and Justice
http://www.ecej.ca/

Alberta Maintenance Enforcement Program
1-866-845-3425
https://justice.alberta.ca/programs_services/mep/Pages/default.aspx

Mental Health Services

Mental Health Resources List
http://edmonton.cmha.ca/211-resource-lists/#.V5lhpI9FywU

Edmonton Community Mental Health Clinic
http://www.albertahealthservices.ca/info/service.aspx?id=1001410

Alberta Mental Health Discipline
1-877-393-2642
http://www.albertahealthservices.ca/info/service.aspx?id=6810

Alberta Addictions Helpline
1-866-332-2322
http://www.albertahealthservices.ca/info/service.aspx?id=1008399

Alberta Crisis/Distress Line
(780) 482-4357 / (780) 342-7777

Edmonton Addiction Services Directory
https://informalberta.ca/public/common/viewComboList.do?comboListId=1003202

Alberta Children’s Mental Health Crisis Line
(780) 427-4491
http://www.albertahealthservices.ca/info/service.aspx?id=6982

Child, Adolescent and Family Mental Health – CASA
http://www.casaservices.org/

Counselling – Family

Edmonton Family Violence Prevention
http://www.edmonton.ca/programs_services/for_family_individuals/family-violence-prevention.aspx

Free Edmonton Drop-in Single Session Counselling
http://www.dropinyeg.ca/home/

Free Edmonton Short-term Counselling Services
http://www.edmonton.ca/programs_services/for_family_individuals/counselling-services.aspx

Edmonton Women’s Support Services
http://www.edmonton.ca/programs_services/for_family_individuals/womens-support-services.aspx

Edmonton Men’s Support Services
http://www.edmonton.ca/programs_services/for_family_individuals/mens-support-services.aspx

Kara Family Resource Centre
http://www.kara-frc.ca/

Kids Kottage Foundation
http://www.kidskottage.org/

Counselling – Parenting

Alberta Parent Link Centres
http://www.humanservices.alberta.ca/family-community/14873.html

Counselling – Children

Kids Help Phone
1-800-668-6868
https://www.kidshelpphone.ca/

Miscellaneous

Laws for Landlords and Tenants in Alberta
http://www.landlordandtenant.org/

 

PRAIRIES

Legal Services

Law Society of Alberta – Lawyer Referral Service
http://www.lawsociety.ab.ca/public/lawyer_referral.aspx

Legal Aid
http://www.legalaid.ab.ca/Pages/default.aspx

Calgary Legal Guidance
http://clg.ab.ca/

Student Legal Assistance
http://slacalgary.ca/

Family Law Information Services
https://albertacourts.ca/resolution-and-court-administration-serv/family-justice-services/family-law-information

Canadian Legal FAQ’s
http://www.law-faqs.org/

Alberta Court Procedures and Programs
https://albertacourts.ca/

Law Central Alberta
http://www.lawcentralalberta.ca/en

The Parenting after Separation (PAS) Course
https://albertacourts.ca/resolution-and-court-administration-serv/family-justice-services/educational-services

Family Law Program
http://www.eclc.ca/programs-services/family-law-program/

Mental Health Services

Alberta Mental Health Line
1-877-303-2642 – Free 24/7 service

Distress Centre
(403) 266-4357 – Free 24/7 service

Alberta Health Services
http://www.albertahealthservices.ca/

Counselling

Addictions Counselling
(403) 297-3071 – Free short-term service

Community Mental Health
(403) 955-6200 – Free short-term service

Calgary Counselling Centre
(403) 265-4980 – Sliding scale fee, families and kids

CARYA
(403) 269-9888 – Sliding scale fee, families and kids

Men’s Counselling Service
(403) 299-9680 – Free counselling for anger issues

YWCA Family Violence Prevention Centre
(403) 266-4111 – Group counselling and short-term free individual counselling for men, women, and children

Calgary Women’s Emergency Shelter
(403) 234-7233 – Short-term counselling for women and men

Alberta Health Services Addiction and Mental Health
https://informalberta.ca/public/common/viewComboList.do?comboListId=1003203

Shelters

Calgary Women’s Emergency Shelter
(403) 234-7233 – 24/7 service

Sheriff King Home
(403) 266-0707 – 24/7 service

Children’s Cottage
(403) 233-2273 – Support and respite for kids 0-12 years old

Miscellaneous

211 Alberta
http://www.ab.211.ca/

Calgary Food Bank
(403) 253-2055

Good Food Box
(403) 210-4323

Alex Community Health Centre
(403) 513-7405

 

ONTARIO (including Ottawa)

Legal Services

Steps to Justice – Step-by-step information about legal problems
http://stepstojustice.ca/

Law Society of Upper Canada (locating a lawyer)
http://www.lsuc.on.ca/find-a-lawyer-or-paralegal/

Legal Aid Ontario
http://www.legalaid.on.ca/en/

Community Legal Education Ontario
http://www.cleo.on.ca/en

Pro Bono Law Ontario
https://www.probonoontario.org/

South Asian Legal Clinic Ontario
http://salc.on.ca/

Small Claims Court in Ontario
http://www.attorneygeneral.jus.gov.on.ca/english/courts/scc/

Family Law Services

Divorce and Separation (Ministry of the Attorney General)
http://www.attorneygeneral.jus.gov.on.ca/english/family/divorce/index.php

Steps in a Family Law Case by CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario)
http://www.cleo.on.ca/en/resources-and-publications/pubs?language=en&field_legal_topic_tid_i18n=87

Family Law – Frequently Asked Questions
http://www.attorneygeneral.jus.gov.on.ca/english/family/faq.php

Family Law Information Centres
http://www.attorneygeneral.jus.gov.on.ca/english/family/infoctr.php

Family Law Offices in Ontario
http://www.legalaid.on.ca/en/contact/contact.asp?type=family

Mental Health Services

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH)
http://www.camh.ca/en/hospital/Pages/home.aspx

Government of Ontario Mental Health Services
http://www.children.gov.on.ca/htdocs/English/topics/specialneeds/mentalhealth/index.aspx

Kids Help Phone
http://www.kidshelpphone.ca/teens/home/splash.aspx

Counselling

Ontario Association for Marriage and Family Therapy
http://rmft.oamft.com/

Mental Health resources across Ontario (including finding a therapist)
http://www.ementalhealth.ca/Ontario/Home/index.php?m=home

Association of Registered Psychotherapists and Mental Health Professionals
http://www.oaccpp.ca/

 

QUÉBEC

Legal Services

Justice Québec
http://www.justice.gouv.qc.ca/english/accueil.asp

Access Pro Bono
http://www.probonoquebec.ca/en/

Commission des Services Juridiques
http://www.csj.qc.ca/SiteComm/W2007English/Main_En_v4.asp

Legal Information
http://www.educaloi.qc.ca/en

Barreau du Québec
http://www.barreau.qc.ca/en/

La Clinique Juridique Juripop
(450) 845-1637
http://juripop.org/

Le Barreau de Montréal
(514) 866-9392
https://www.barreaudemontreal.qc.ca/en

Mental Health Services

Aga Khan Health Board Medical Advisory Services
(514) 738-8866 ext. 301 – Leave a message

Canadian Mental Health Association (Montreal Branch)
(514) 421-4993
acsmmtl@cooptel.qc.ca

Suicide Action Montréal
(514) 723-4000
http://suicideactionmontreal.org/index.php?page=home

Ordre des Psychologues du Québec
1-800-363-2644
https://www.ordrepsy.qc.ca/

Écoute Entraide
(514) 278-2130
http://www.ecoute-entraide.org/

Tel-Aide
(514) 935-1101 – 24/7 service
http://www.telaide.org/en/

Counselling

The Argyle Institute
(514) 931-5629
http://argyleinstitute.org/

Head and Hands – Medical, Social, and Counselling Services for Youth 12-25
(514) 481-0277
http://headandhands.ca/

Teenage Health Unit – Jewish General Hospital
(514) 340-8242
http://www.jgh.ca/en/home

Family Resource Centre
(514) 685-5912
http://familyresourcecenter.qc.ca/

Sedona Counselling Centre of Montreal
http://www.centresedona.com/

Miscellaneous

La Régie du Logement
(514) 873-2245
http://www.rdl.gouv.qc.ca/en/accueil/accueil.asp

SOS Violence Conjugale
1-800-363-9010
http://www.sosviolenceconjugale.ca/

La Comission des Droits de la Personne et des Droits de la Jeunesse
1-800-361-6477
http://www.cdpdj.qc.ca/en/Pages/default.aspx

Resources

Contact Us

For more information, please contact your Regional Conciliation and Arbitration Board:

Ontario (including Ottawa)

416-751-4001 ext. 607

Quebec and Maritimes

514-738-8866 ext. 300

British Columbia

604-438-4010 ext. 631

Prairies

403-215-6200 ext. 7321

Edmonton

780-461-2000 ext. 7