Legal Services

Community Advocacy & Legal Centre

158 George St., Belleville ON K8N 3H2

  • Tel: 613 966-8686
  • Toll Free: (877) 966-8686
  • TTY: 613 966-8714
  • Fax: 613 966-6251
  • Website:
  • Hours: 9:00am - 5:00pm

Community Advocacy & Legal Centre (formerly Hastings and Prince Edward Legal Clinic) is a non-profit community legal clinic. Staff provide free legal information, advice, assistance and representation to people living on a low income in Hastings and Prince Edward Counties. Information, advice and assistance may be given to any resident within Hastings and Prince Edward Counties in the following areas; tenant rights and obligations; Welfare and Ontario Works; Ontario Disability Support Plan; government pensions; Workplace Safety and Insurance; Employment Insurance; criminal injuries compensation; human rights; employment rights and refugee rights.


Clinic staff work with community groups on issues of concern to people living on a low income. Staff are also able to help groups to organize, on request. We advocate and provide information on issues affecting people living on a low income in our community. These activities can include presenting briefs to government; writing to and meeting with MP's and MPP's; test case litigation.

Bancroft Office

1 Manor Lane, Room 20 , Bancroft ON KOL 1CO


Madoc Office

108 Russell St. Madoc, ON, K0K 2K0

613 473-4839

Picton Office

74A King St., Picton ON KOK 2TO

613 476-6941

Quinte West Office

Quinte West Library
7 Creswell Dr., Trenton, ON,K8V 6X5


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