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HIV and legal issues

Monday, 20 October 2014 Written by // Guest Authors - Revolving Door Categories // Events, Legal, Living with HIV, Revolving Door, Guest Authors

The HIV/AIDS Legal Clinic (Ontario) announces FREE public legal education workshops at HALCO in November and December 2014

HIV and legal issues

Says HALCO: Our free workshops are held in person in our HALCO Boardroom at 65 Wellesley Street East, 4th Floor, Toronto, Ontario (one block east of Yonge Street/Wellesley subway station): 

§  Canada's New Medical Marijuana (marihuana) Laws workshop on Thursday November 13 from 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. (Presenter: Renée Lang, HALCO Staff Lawyer).

§  Planning Ahead: Powers of Attorney and “Living Wills” workshop on Wednesday November 19 from 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. (Presenter: John Nelson, HALCO Staff Lawyer).

§  Criminalization of HIV Non-Disclosure on Thursday November 27 from 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. (Presenter: Ryan Peck, HALCO Executive Director and Lawyer).

§  Refugees and permanent residents: How can you lose your status in Canada? and Update on Canadian Citizenship Applications workshop on Tuesday December 2 from 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. (Presenters: John Norquay and Meagan Johnston, HALCO Staff Lawyers).

§  On ODSP and Turning 65? Income and Benefits workshop on Wednesday December 10 from 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. (Presenter: Jill McNall (HALCO Community Legal Worker).

Everyone is welcome but space is limited so Registration is required.

How to Register: 

Please include your name, your contact information, your organization (if any), and the workshop(s) that you would like to attend:

       - E-Mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

       - Phone 416-340-7790 or toll-free 1-888-705-8889  or  FAX to 416-340-7248

Please avoid wearing scents or fragrances when coming to our offices.  If you require disability/communication accommodation, please contact us.  We regret that our budget does not permit us to provide refreshments or transportation assistance. 

For more information or to request other workshops, please contact us.


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