Advocacy Centre for Tenants Ontario

Contact Information
Public Comments No direct legal services for individuals except in relation to test cases
Office Phone 416-597-5855
Toll Free Phone 1-866-245-4182
Fax 416-597-5821
Website www.acto.ca
Social Media Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/TenantAdvocacy
Primary Contact Camelia Beyan, Director of Administration
Primary Executive Kenneth Hale, Director of Legal Services
Addresses and Location
Located In Community Toronto Downtown Central
Address 55 University Ave W, Suite 1500
Toronto, ON M5J 2H7
 
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Intersection University Ave and King St W
Physical Access Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Dedicated accessible washroom with all features ; Elevator with braille features
Description
Description (Service) Community legal clinic * works to better the housing situation of low income Ontario residents including tenants, housing cooperative members and homeless people * no direct legal services for individuals except in relation to test cases * law reform * policy development * community organizing * public legal education * funded by Legal Aid Ontario

Tenant Duty Counsel Program -- Tracy Heffernan, Program Director * legal advice and information for unrepresented low income tenants, provided at offices of the Landlord and Tenant Board (see separate entry) * walk-in service only
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Ontario
Boundaries Ontario
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Administration
Alternate Name ACTO ; Ontario Advocacy Centre for Tenants ; Tenant Duty Counsel Program