Clinic Day

A Clinic Day provides Community members with an opportunity to access current Legal information and Legal assistance, whether or not they have a matter before the courts. Clinic Days will have a Lawyer present in the Community to answer any Legal Questions that people may have. It also gives an opportunity for Lawyers to spend time in the community.

A Clinic Day can also be for Legal Presentations and/ or Workshops. The Public Legal Education & Communications Office, Community Legal Worker and a lawyer would visit the Community or School to present on a various Legal Topics, e.g. bullying, YCJA, etc.

Workshop Topics

  • Aboriginal and Treaty rights
  • Band By-laws
  • Birth Registrations
  • Bullying
  • Charter of Rights and Freedoms
  • Child Welfare Act
  • Court System
  • Criminal Law
  • Elder Abuse
  • Family Law
  • Firearms Act
  • Hunting and Fishing Rights
  • Indian Act
  • Legal Aid Ontario
  • NAN Legal Services Programs
  • Roles/Careers – Legal Professions
  • Wills & Estates
  • Youth Criminal Justice Act

Request a Clinic Day

To request a Clinic Day, Contact Public Legal Education and Communications Officer:

Cheryl Suggashie
Thunder Bay Hub
Cell: 807- 620- 9253
Toll Free: 1- 800- 465- 5581
Email: csuggashie@nanlegal.on.ca

-OR-

Public Legal Educator
Adam Mack
Timmins Hub
Cell: 705- 262- 3389
Email: amack@nanlegal.on.ca