Archived Grants Awarded

2010-11


Research and Reform

 

ALBERTA CIVIL LIBERTIES RESEARCH CENTRE

Legal research and education on civil liberties and human rights

 

$612,459

ALBERTA LAW REFORM INSTITUTE

Research into law and the administration of justice and proposing law reform

 

$990,000

CANADIAN BAR ASSOCIATION, ALBERTA

Legislative Review Officer - assists the Committee to review all bills prior to first reading and summarize bills passing through the Legislature

 

$20,000

CANADIAN INSTITUTE OF RESOURCES LAW

Legal research, education and publication activities

Resource Co-Management research project

 

$278,133

$28,375

CANADIAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE FOR LAW AND THE FAMILY

Legal research, education and publication activities

 

$551,800

CENTRE FOR CONSITUTIONAL STUDIES

Legal research, education and publication activities

 

$320,132

ENVIRONMENTAL LAW CENTRE

Legal research, education, information and referral

 

$328,075

HEALTH LAW INSTITUTE

Legal research, education and publication activities

Electronic Medical Records research project

 

$575,205

$5,000

UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA, FACULTY OF LAW, TECHNOLOGY SUPPORT

Support for the ALF-funded centres and institutes at the Faculty of Law

 

$119,695


Law Libraries

 

JOINT LIBRARY COMMITTEE

Maintenance of Alberta Law Libraries collections

 

$1,150,169

 Public Legal Education

 

ALBERTA SEVENTH STEP SOCIETY

Education in the schools about the criminal justice system from the viewpoint of the ex-offender

 

$214,550

ALBERTA WORKERS’ HEALTH CENTRE

Work Plays Program – dramatic presentations to school audiences aboutEmployment/Health and Safety law

 

$150,000

CALGARY CATHOLIC IMMIGRATION SOCIETY

PLE workshops on immigration, family and criminal law to clients of CCIS and to service providers

 

$25,000

CALGARY WORKERS’ RESOURCE CENTRE

Employment rights, obligations and benefits education

 

$63,991

CANADIAN ASSOCIATION OF STATUTORY HUMAN RIGHTS AGENCIES

Partial funding of speaker costs for annual human rights conference June 2011 in Calgary

 

$10,000

CANADIAN BAR ASSOCIATION, ALBERTA

Law Day 2011 – partial funding for public legal education events held across the province

 

$42,000

CHINOOK LEARNING SERVICES, CALGARY

Provision of public legal education workshops

 

$35,000

EDMONTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS, METRO CONTINUING EDUCATION

Provision of public legal education workshops

 

$35,732

ELK ISLAND PUBLIC SCHOOLS

Provision of public legal education workshops

 

$24,275

GRANDE PRAIRIE COUNCIL FOR LIFELONG LEARNING

Provision of public legal education workshops

 

$21,000

JOHN HOWARD SOCIETY OF ALBERTA

Public legal education in Alberta schools and communities about the criminal justice system

Provincial Office

Provincial Office web-based project

Calgary District

Edmonton District

Lethbridge District

Medicine Hat District

Red Deer District

Grande Prairie District

Immigrant Legal Education Services (Medicine Hat District)

 



$21,295

$55,710

$210,000

$174,154

$154,888

$79,523

$120,952

$175,000

$74,788

LEGAL EDUCATION SOCIETY OF ALBERTA

Partial funding of the Canadian Centre for Professional Legal Education Program

 

$215,000

LEGAL RESOURCE CENTRE

Print and web-based public legal education and information resources; legal referrals and presentations to the public; and training for intermediaries

Rules of Court Resources project

 

$540,000


$24,800

LETHBRIDGE ASSOCIATION FOR COMMUNITY LIVING (LACLPLAN)

Safe and Secure Project

 

$56,400

LETHBRIDGE COLLEGE

Provision of public legal education workshops

 

$61,509

MEDICINE HAT COLLEGE

Provision of public legal education workshops

 

$38,000

MOUNT ROYAL UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION

Scholarships for students pursuing Honours BA, Criminal Justice

 

$3,000

PORTAGE COLLEGE, LAC LA BICHE

Provision of public legal education workshops

 

$93,744

RED DEER PUBLIC SCHOOLS, COMMUNITY PROGRAMS

Provision of public legal education workshops

 

$11,778

UNIVERISITY OF ALBERTA, FACULTY OF LAW

Undergraduate Bursaries & Awards

 

$324,000

UNIVERISTY OF CALGARY, FACULTY OF LAW, ENVIRONMENTAL LAW SOCIETY

Speakers Series



$1,450

UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY, FACULTY OF LAW

Undergraduate Bursaries & Awards

 

$210,000

UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY, FACULTY OF LAW, MOOTING & DEBATING

Partial funding for Jessup International Moot Competition in Calgary

 

$25,000

UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY, FACULTY OF LAW, VOICES IN LAW

Speakers Series

 

$17,500

 
Native Peoples’ Legal Programs

 

NATIVE COUNSELLING SERVICES OF ALBERTA

Bearpaw Media – multi-media public legal education resources

Bearpaw Legal Education and Resource Centre

Bearpaw Media – capital equipment project

Social Media Project

 

$350,740

$445,216

$48,774

$28,000

NATIVE LAW CENTRE

Partial funding of the research and education program

 

$20,000

UNIVESRITY OF ALBERTA, FACULTY OF LAW, INDIGENOUS ACADEMIC SERVICES

A support program for aboriginal students enrolled in the law school

 

 

$102,881

 
Community and Student Legal Assistance

 

CALGARY LEGAL GUIDANCE

Volunteer lawyer clinical services; follow-up legal advice and representation; public legal education, information and referral; Homeless Outreach program; related administration costs

Women & the Law Resource Project

Elder Law Project

 

$1,100,000



$71,000

$9,630

CALGARY WOMEN’S EMERGENCY SHELTER ASSOCIATION

Provision of legal information, assistance and referral

 

$57,250

CENTRAL ALBERTA LEGAL CLINIC FOUNDATION

Volunteer lawyer clinical services; follow-up legal advice and representation; public legal education, information and referral; related administration costs

Remote Service Delivery and Tenant Support project

 

$369,620


         
 $125,166

CENTRAL ALBERTA WOMEN’S OUTREACH SOCIETY

Provision of legal information, assistance and referral in Red Deer and surrounding communities

 

$118,303

CHILDREN’S LEGAL & EDUCATIONAL RESOURCE CENTRE

Articling student and administrative staff to assist with legal representation and advice for youth

 

$67,200

CROWSNEST PASS WOMEN’S RESOURCE AND CRISIS CENTRE

Legal information, support and referral services

 

$14,750

EDMONTON COMMUNITY LEGAL CENTRE

Volunteer lawyer clinical services; follow-up legal advice and representation; public legal education, information and referral; related administration costs

Grande Prairie Legal Guidance

Family Law Feasibility project

 

$924,028


           
$47,038

$12,600

ELIZABETH FRY SOCIETY, CALGARY

Calgary Adult and Youth Courtworker program – information, guidance referral and support to persons in Provincial and Youth Court

Community Awareness Program for Immigrants

Legal Ease

 

$149,547


$80,345

$21,789

ELIZABETH FRY SOCIETY, EDMONTON

Edmonton Courtworker Program - Information, guidance, referral and support to persons in Provincial Court; Volunteer lawyer clinic at the Edmonton Institution for Women

Courtworker expansion to St Albert, Stony Plain and Morinville

Courtworker expansion to Fort Saskatchewan and Sherwood Park

 

$157,300



$83,200

$83,000

LETHBRIDGE LEGAL GUIDANCE

Volunteer lawyer clinical services; follow-up legal advice and representation; public legal education, information and referral; related administration costs

 

$289,220

PRO BONO LAW ALBERTA

Partial funding of operations costs to assist delivery of pro bono legal services

 

$215,250

STUDENT LEGAL ASSISTANCE, UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY

Provision of legal information and assistance to the community by law students

 

$312,703

STUDENT LEGAL SERVICES OF EDMONTON

Provision of legal information and assistance to the community by law students, including Pro Bono Students Canada at the University of Alberta

Supplementary Core

Security System

Premises Expansion

 

$440,738


$13,440

$1,597

$6,895

UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY, FACULTY OF LAW, PRO BONO STUDENTS CANADA

Funding for student coordination of volunteer programs

 

$24,688

WOMEN’S CENTRE OF CALGARY

Legal Clinic Volunteer Coordinator

 

$21,180

 

2009-2010

 

Research and Law Reform

ALBERTA CIVIL LIBERTIES RESEARCH CENTRE

Legal research and education on civil liberties and human rights

 

$560,062

ALBERTA LAW REFORM INSTITUTE

Research into law and the administration of justice and proposing law reform

 

$1,040,000

ALLIANCE TO END VIOLENCE

Elder Abuse Civil Response

 

$22,473

CANADIAN CIVIL LIBERTIES EDUCATION TRUST

Non-Conviction Dispositions Project

 

$15,000

CANADIAN FORUM ON CIVIL JUSTICE

Civil justice system research, law reform and publications

 

$395,000

CANADIAN BAR ASSOCIATION, ALBERTA

Legislative Review Officer -  assists the Committee to review all bills prior to first reading and summarize bills passing through the Legislature

           

 

$20,000

CANADIAN INSTITUTE OF RESOURCES LAW

Research, education and publication activities

Aboriginal Water Rights Conference

 

$310,775

$24,050

CANADIAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE FOR LAW AND THE FAMILY

Research, education and publication activities

 

$543,600

CENTRE FOR CONSITUTIONAL STUDIES

Research, education and publication activities

 

$325,000

ENVIRONMENTAL LAW CENTRE

Research, education, information and referral

Nuclear Power in the Prairies, project

 

$361,100

$27,000

HEALTH LAW INSTITUTE

Research, education and publication activities

Giving Voice: Advocacy and Mental Health Conference

 

$583,500

$14,210

UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA, FACULTY OF LAW, TECHNOLOGY SUPPORT

Support for the ALF-funded centres and institutes at the Faculty of Law

 

$139,740

 

Law Libraries

 

JOINT LIBRARY COMMITTEE

Maintenance of Alberta Law Libraries collections

 

$1,100,734

Public Legal Education

 

 

ALBERTA SEVENTH STEP SOCIETY

Education in the schools about the criminal justice system from the viewpoint of the ex-offender

 

 

$210,000

ALBERTA WORKERS’ HEALTH CENTRE

Work Plays Program – dramatic presentations to school audiences about  Employment/Health and Safety law

 

 

$150,000

ALLIANCE TO END VIOLENCE

Study of Legal Services Delivery Model in a Collaborative Centre

 

$40,000

CALGARY CATHOLIC IMMIGRATION SOCIETY

PLE workshops on immigration, family and criminal law to clients of CCIS and to service providers

           

 

$25,000

CALGARY LEGAL GUIDANCE

Volunteer lawyer clinical services; follow-up legal advice and representation; public legal education, information and referral; Homeless Outreach program; related administration costs

            

 

$1,000,000

CALGARY WORKERS RESOUCE CENTRE

Employment rights, obligations and benefits education

 

$67,576

CANADIAN BAR ASSOCIATION, ALBERTA

Law Day 2011 – partial funding for public legal education events held across the province

            

 

$42,000

CANADIAN SOCIETY FOR THE INVESTIGATION OF CHILD ABUSE

Child Witness Court Preparation Program, online version

 

$20,000

CENTRAL ALBERTA WOMEN’S OUTREACH SOCIETY

Provision of legal information, assistance and referral in Red Deer

Rural Legal Information and Support

 

$77,875

$39,000

CHINOOK LEARNING SERVICES, CALGARY BOARD OF EDUCATION

Provision of public legal education workshops

 

$34,000

CROWSNEST PASS WOMEN’S RESOURCE AND CRISIS CENTRE

Legal information, support and referral services

 

$14,750

EDMONTON COMMUNITY LEGAL CENTRE

Volunteer lawyer clinical services; follow-up legal advice and representation; public legal education, information and referral; related administration costs

 

 

$896,486

EDMONTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS, METRO CONTINUING EDUCATION

Provision of public legal education workshops

 

$34,645

ELIZABETH FRY SOCIETY, CALGARY

Calgary Adult and Youth Courtworker program – information, guidance referral and support to persons in Provincial and Youth Court

Community Awareness Program for Immigrants

Legal Ease

            

 

$148,000

$80,000

$26,000

ELIZABETH FRY SOCIETY, EDMONTON

Edmonton Courtworker Program - Information, guidance, referral and support to persons in Provincial Court

Volunteer lawyer clinic at the Edmonton Institution for Women

Courtworker expansion to St Albert, Stony Plain and Morinville

Courtworker expansion to Fort Saskatchewan and Sherwood Park

           

 

$128,977

$16,855

$81,630

$80,620

GRANDE PRAIRIE COUNCIL FOR LIFELONG LEARNING

Provision of public legal education workshops

 

$19,500

JOHN HOWARD SOCIETY OF ALBERTA

Public legal education in Alberta schools and communities about the criminal justice system

Provincial Office

Calgary District

Edmonton District

Lethbridge District

Medicine Hat District

Red Deer District

Grande Prairie District

Immigrant Legal Education Services (Medicine Hat)

           

 

 

$57,953

$205,445

$223,942

$149,247

$74,576

$40,000

$176,082

$70,617

JOHN HUMPHREY CENTRE FOR PEACE AND HUMAN RIGHTS

Youth Guide to the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms

 

$32,478

LEGAL EDUCATION SOCIETY OF ALBERTA

Partial funding of the Canadian Centre for Professional Legal Education Program

            

$212,700

LEGAL RESOURCE CENTRE

Web-based public legal education and information resources; legal reference and presentations to the public; and training for intermediaries

ACJ Net Revitalization – Review and upgrade of Access to Justice Network website and content

 

            $523,000

 

$96,700

LETHBRIDGE COLLEGE

Provision of public legal education workshops

 

$80,658

MEDICINE HAT COLLEGE

Provision of public legal education workshops

 

$38,000

MOUNT ROYAL UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION

Scholarships for students pursuing Honours BA, Criminal Justice

 

$3,000

PORTAGE COLLEGE, LAC LA BICHE

Provision of public legal education workshops

 

$96,344

RED DEER PBULIC SCHOOLS, COMMUNITY PROGRAMS

Provision of public legal education workshops

 

$11,277

UNIVERISITY OF ALBERTA, FACULTY OF LAW

Scholarships 2010-11

 

$362,750

UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY, FACULTY OF LAW, ACADEMIC SUCCESS PROGRAM

Academic Support for students from diverse backgrounds

            
 

$11,420

UNIVERISTY OF CALGARY, FACULTY OF LAW, ENVIRONMENTAL LAW SOCIETY

Speakers Series

$1,550

UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY FACULTY OF LAW

Scholarships 2010-11

 

$358,500

UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY, FACULTY OF LAW, DISTINGUISED VISITING SPEAKERS

Speakers Series

 

 

$20,500

WOMEN’S CENTRE OF CALGARY

Legal Clinic Volunteer Coordinator

 

$20,600

Native and Student Legal Assistance Programs

           

 

CENTRAL ALBERTA LEGAL CLINIC FOUNDATION

Volunteer lawyer clinical services; follow-up legal advice and representation; public legal education, information and referral; related administration costs

Remote Service Delivery project

 

 
$304,750

$65,400

LETHBRIDGE LEGAL GUIDANCE

Volunteer lawyer clinical services; follow-up legal advice and representation; public legal education, information and referral; related administration costs

 

 

$185,105

NATIVE COUNSELLING SERVICES OF ALBERTA

Media Department – multi-media public legal education resources

Bearpaw Legal Education and Resource Centre

 

$349,420

$436,657

NATIVE LAW CENTRE

Partial funding of the research and education program

 

$20,000

PRO BONO LAW ALBERTA

Partial funding of operations costs to assist delivery of pro bono legal services

Grande Prairie Legal Guidance

National Pro Bono Conference, Calgary

 

$210,000

$43,190

$10,000

STUDENT LEGAL ASSISTANCE, UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY

Provision of legal information and assistance to the community by law students

 

$286,340

STUDENT LEGAL SERVICES OF EDMONTON

Provision of legal information and assistance to the community by law students, including Pro Bono Students Canada at the University of Alberta

 

 
$326,756

UNIVESRITY OF ALBERTA, FACULTY OF LAW, INDIGENOUS ACADEMIC SERVICES

A support program for aboriginal students enrolled in the law school

 

 

$99,352

UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY, FACULTY OF LAW, PRO BONO STUDENTS CANADA

Funding for student coordination of volunteer programs

  

$27,235

           

2008-2009

Research and Reform

 

ALBERTA CIVIL LIBERTIES RESEARCH CENTRE

Legal research and education on civil liberties and human rights

Anti-Racism DVD and video

Anti-Racism teaching manual

Human Rights and Discrimination DVD and workbook

 

$542,689

$12,000

$28,500

$48,900

ALBERTA LAW REFORM INSTITUTE

Research into law and the administration of justice and proposing law reform

 

$1,078,000

CANADIAN BAR ASSOCIATION, ALBERTA

Legislative Review Officer -  assists the Committee to review all bills prior to first reading and summarize bills passing through the Legislature

 

 

$20,000

CANADIAN FORUM ON CIVIL JUSTICE

Civil justice system research, law reform and publications

 

$200,000

CANADIAN INSTITUTE OF RESOURCES LAW

Legal research, education and publication activities

 

$366,000

CANADIAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE FOR LAW AND THE FAMILY

Legal research, education and publication activities

 

$543,600

CENTRE FOR CONSITUTIONAL STUDIES

Legal research, education and publication activities

 

$325,000

ENVIRONMENTAL LAW CENTRE

Legal research, education, information and referral

 

$360,000

HEALTH LAW INSTITUTE

Legal research, education and publication activities

5th International DNA Sampling Conference, the Age of Personalized Genomics

 

$583,500

 

$50,000

PEMBINA INSTITUTE

Land-Use Framework Legislation research

 

$29,915

UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA, FACULTY OF LAW, TECHNOLOGY SUPPORT

Support for the ALF-funded centres and institutes at the Faculty of Law

Technology Infrastructure

 

$129,300

$138,420

UNIVERSITY OF WATERLOO, SCHOOL OF ACCOUNTING AND FINANCE

Ethics, the Professional Service Firm and Corporate Governance: A Study of Professional Autonomy and Ethical Decision Making in Large Corporate Firms

 

 

$10,120

Law Libraries

 

CANADIAN LEGAL INFORMATION INSTITUTE (CanLII)

Supreme Court of Canada, Court of Appeal and Queen’s Bench case decisions in Alberta – digitization of historical cases

 

 

$445,955

JOINT LIBRARY COMMITTEE

Maintenance of Alberta Law Libraries collections

 

$1,023,952

UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY, LIBRAIRIES AND CULTURAL RESOURCES

Alberta Legislative History – digitization, Phase IV – by-laws

 

$229,000

Public Legal Education

 

ALBERTA SEVENTH STEP SOCIETY

Education in the schools about the criminal justice system from the viewpoint of the ex-offender

PLE Program Speaker

 

 

$212,175

$43,000

ALBERTA WORKERS’ HEALTH CENTRE

Work Plays Program – dramatic presentations to school audiences about  Employment/Health and Safety law

“That’s Danger” Work Play – development and presentations for junior high

 

 

$100,000

$50,000

CALGARY CATHOLIC IMMIGRATION SOCIETY

PLE workshops on immigration, family and criminal law to clients of CCIS and to service providers

 

 

$25,000

CALGARY WORKERS’ RESOURCE CENTRE 

Employment rights, obligations and benefits education

 

$66,450

CANADIAN BAR ASSOCIATION, ALBERTA

Law Day 2009 – partial funding for public legal education events held across the province

Law Day Web site upgrades

 

 

$42,000

$8,000

CANADIAN INSTITUTE FOR THE ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE

Conference on Reasonable accommodation, September 2008

 

$5,000

CHINOOK LEARNING SERVICES, CALGARY BOARD OF EDUCATION

Provision of public legal education workshops

 

$38,000

EDMONTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS, METRO CONTINUING EDUCATION

Provision of public legal education workshops

 

$33,800

GRANDE PRAIRIE COUNCIL FOR LIFELONG LEARNING

Provision of public legal education workshops

 

$19,500

JOHN HOWARD SOCIETY OF ALBERTA

Public legal education in Alberta schools and communities about the criminal justice system

Provincial Office 

Calgary District

Edmonton District

Lethbridge District

Medicine Hat District

Red Deer District

Grande Prairie District

Community Legal Education Program for Immigrants (Medicine Hat  District)

 

 

 

$55,000

$205,445

$219,247

$142,135

$82,908

$84,000

$172,265

$76,507

LEGAL EDUCATION SOCIETY OF ALBERTA

Partial funding of the Canadian Centre for Professional Legal Education Program

Infrastructure Enhancement

 

 

$212,700

$150,000

LETHBRIDGE COLLEGE

Provision of public legal education workshops

 

$82,058

MEDICINE HAT COLLEGE

Provision of public legal education workshops

 

$38,500

MOUNT ROYAL UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION

Scholarships for students pursuing Honours BA, Criminal Justice

 

$3,000

PORTAGE COLLEGE, LAC LA BICHE

Provision of public legal education workshops

 

$92,804

RED DEER PUBLIC SCHOOLS, COMMUNITY PROGRAMS

Provision of public legal education workshops

 

 

$19,334

UNIVERISITY OF ALBERTA, FACULTY OF LAW

Scholarships

 

$362,750

UNIVERISITY OF ALBERTA, FACULTY OF LAW

Aboriginal Law Students Association Speaker Series

 

$3,830

UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY, FACULTY OF LAW, ABlawg

A blog with commentary on Alberta court and tribunal decisions, legislative and policy developments, as well as some Supreme Court cases with a connection to Alberta

 

 

 

$11,535

UNIVERISTY OF CALGARY, FACULTY OF LAW, ENVIRONMENTAL LAW SOCIETY

Speakers Series

  

$1,550

UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY, FACULTY OF LAW

Scholarships

 

$358,500

UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY, FACULTY OF LAW,

Critical Intersections For Energy And Water Law: New Challenges and Opportunities Conference

 

 

$35,000

UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY, FACULTY OF LAW,

Distinguished Visiting Speakers Series

 

$26,500

UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY, FACULTY OF MEDICINE, Early Brain Development Conference

A conference to address the challenges faced by legal professionals handling cases involving children, November 2009

 

 

 

$43,000

Native People’s Legal Programs

 

NATIVE COUNSELLING SERVICES OF ALBERTA

Media Department – multi-media public legal education resources

Aboriginal Resource Centre

Alberta Aboriginal Legal Education Centre

Aboriginal Legal Service feasibility study

 

 

$349,420

$55,395

$323,258

$57,310

UNIVERSITY OF SASKATCHEWAN, NATIVE LAW CENTRE

Partial funding of the research and education program

 

 

$20,000

UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA, FACULTY OF LAW, INDIGENOUS ACADEMIC SERVICES

A support program for aboriginal students enrolled in the law school

 

 

$94,352

UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY, FACULTY OF LAW, ACADEMIC SUCCESS PROGRAM

Academic support for students from diverse backgrounds

 

 $18,170

Community and Student Legal Assistance

 

CALGARY LEGAL GUIDANCE

Volunteer lawyer clinical services; follow-up legal advice and representation; public legal education, information and referral; related administration costs

Dial-a-Law

Homeless Outreach Project

 

 

$980,000

$125,250

$66,450

CENTRAL ALBERTA LEGAL CLINIC FOUNDATION

Volunteer lawyer clinical services; related administration costs

Technology upgrades and capital equipment

 

$304,750

$25,000

CENTRAL ALBERTA WOMEN’S OUTREACH SOCIETY

Provision of legal information, assistance and referral in Red Deer

Rural Legal Support

 

$76,802

$37,925

CROWSNEST PASS WOMEN’S RESOURCE AND CRISIS CENTRE

Legal information, support and referral services

 

$13,879

EDMONTON COMMUNITY LEGAL CENTRE

Volunteer lawyer clinical services; follow-up legal advice and representation; public legal education, information and referral; related administration costs

Moving costs, leasehold improvements, furniture and fixtures

 

 

$813,883

$97,500

ELIZABETH FRY SOCIETY, CALGARY

Calgary Adult and Youth Courtworker program – information, guidance referral and support to persons in Provincial Court

Community Awareness Program for Immigrants

 

 

$182,500

$74,900

ELIZABETH FRY SOCIETY, EDMONTON

Edmonton Courtworker Program - Information, guidance, referral and support to persons in Provincial Court

Volunteer lawyer clinic at the Edmonton Institution for Women

Courtworker expansion to St Albert, Stony Plain and Morinville

Courtworker expansion to Fort Saskatchewan and Sherwood Park

 

 

 

$120,737

$16,246

$81,824

$77,426

LETHBRIDGE LEGAL GUIDANCE

Volunteer lawyer clinical services; related administration costs

 

$191,950

PRO BONO LAW ALBERTA

Partial funding of operations costs to assist delivery of pro bono legal services

Moving costs and capital equipment

Grande Prairie Legal Guidance

 

$205,000

$21,294

$37,700

STUDENT LEGAL ASSISTANCE, UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY

Provision of legal information and assistance to the community by law students

 
$269,500

STUDENT LEGAL SERVICES OF EDMONTON

Provision of legal information and assistance to the community by law students, including Pro Bono Students Canada at the University of Alberta

 

 

$280,486

UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY, FACULTY OF LAW, PRO BONO STUDENTS CANADA

Funding for student coordination of volunteer programs

  

$31,150

WOMEN’S CENTRE OF CALGARY

Legal Clinic Volunteer Coordinator

 

$20,000


           

2007-2008

Research and Reform

 

ALBERTA CIVIL LIBERTIES RESEARCH CENTRE

Legal research and education on civil liberties and human rights

 

$521,422

ALBERTA LAW REFORM INSTITUTE

Research into law and the administration of justice and proposing law reform

 

$1,092,000

CANADIAN BAR ASSOCIATION, ALBERTA

Legislative Review Officer -  assists the Committee to review all bills prior to first reading and summarize bills passing through the Legislature

 

 

$20,000

CANADIAN FORUM ON CIVIL JUSTICE

Civil justice system research, law reform and publications

Alberta Legal Services Mapping

National Access to Justice Steering Committee

Designing a Cost of Justice project

 

 

$434,808

$651,388

$21,675

$42,020

CANADIAN INSTITUTE OF RESOURCES LAW

Legal research, education and publication activities

Public Participation in Resource Development in Alberta

Water Rights of Aboriginal People – Athabasca River system

Dissolution of Alberta Energy and Utilities Board into Energy Resources Conservation Board and Alberta Utilities Commission

 

$357,000

$241,800

$105,700

 

$75,000

CANADIAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE FOR LAW AND THE FAMILY

Legal research, education and publication activities

 

$509,600

CENTRE FOR CONSITUTIONAL STUDIES

Legal research, education and publication activities

Alberta constitutional documents and papers digitization

Kids in the Courts camp project

 

 

$317,156

$14,653

$2,120

ENVIRONMENTAL LAW CENTRE

Legal research, education, information and referral

Web site upgrade

 

$342,000

$13,334

HEALTH LAW INSTITUTE

Legal research, education and publication activities

 

$569,276

UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA, FACULTY OF LAW, TECHNOLOGY SUPPORT

Support for the ALF-funded centres and institutes at the Faculty of Law

 

 

$112,500

UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY, FACULTY OF MEDICINE

Children’s rights to know their origins

 

$31,500

UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY, FACULTY OF MEDICINE

Legal Implications of Newborn Screening for Prenatal Exposure to Drugs and Alcohol

 

 

$27,755

Law Libraries

 

JOINT LIBRARY COMMITTEE

Maintenance of Alberta Law Libraries collections

 

$975,000

Public Legal Education

 

ALBERTA SEVENTH STEP SOCIETY

Education in the schools about the criminal justice system from the viewpoint of the ex-offender

 

 

$207,000

ALBERTA WORKERS’ HEALTH CENTRE

Work Plays Program – dramatic presentations to school audiences about  Employment/Health and Safety law

Work Plays development for ESL and junior high audiences

 

 

$74,000

$26,000

CALGARY CATHOLIC IMMIGRATION SOCIETY

PLE workshops on immigration, family and criminal law to clients of CCIS and to service providers

 

 

$20,000

CANADIAN BAR ASSOCIATION, ALBERTA

Law Day 2008 – partial funding for public legal education events held across the province

 

 

$45,000

CHINOOK LEARNING SERVICES, CALGARY BOARD OF EDUCATION

Provision of public legal education workshops

 

 

$36,000

EDMONTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS, METRO CONTINUING EDUCATION

Provision of public legal education workshops

 

$32,190

GRANDE PRAIRIE COUNCIL FOR LIFELONG LEARNING

Provision of public legal education workshops

 

$19,500

JOHN HOWARD SOCIETY OF ALBERTA

Public legal education in Alberta schools and communities about the criminal justice system

Provincial Office

Calgary District

Edmonton District

Edmonton District – criminal justice web-based education resources

Lethbridge District

Medicine Hat District

Red Deer District

Grande Prairie District

 

 

 

$52,500

$193,000

$160,513

$40,766

$121,302

$81,210

$79,816

$153,454

JOHN HUMPHREY CENTRE FOR PEACE AND HUMAN RIGHTS

Workshop to establish legal service referral network

 

$16,310

LEGAL EDUCATION SOCIETY OF ALBERTA

Partial funding of the Canadian Centre for Professional Legal Education Program

 

 

$207,500

LEGAL RESOURCE CENTRE

A PLE program of electronic resources, research and publications

Transition costs

 

$510,000

$118,750

LETHBRIDGE COLLEGE

Provision of public legal education workshops

Video conference delivery

 

$78,150

$13,450

MEDICINE HAT COLLEGE

Provision of public legal education workshops

 

$39,500

PORTAGE COLLEGE, LAC LA BICHE

Provision of public legal education workshops

 

$81,486

RED DEER PUBLIC SCHOOLS, COMMUNITY PROGRAMS

Provision of public legal education workshops

 

 

$19,148

TOMORROW FOUNDATION FOR A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE

        Aboriginal Communities Handbook on Safe Drinking Water Law

 

$41,140

UNIVERISITY OF ALBERTA, FACULTY OF LAW

Scholarships

 

$282,500

UNIVERISITY OF ALBERTA, FACULTY OF LAW

Aboriginal Law Students Association Speaker Series

 

$5,412

UNIVERISITY OF ALBERTA, FACULTY OF LAW

Kawaskimhon Moot

 

$15,000

UNIVERISITY OF ALBERTA, FACULTY OF LAW

Reconciliation Across Cultures and Legal Systems Conference

 

$20,000

UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY, FACULTY OF LAW

Alberta Courts and Tribunal Blog

 

$16,858

UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY, FACULTY OF LAW

Scholarships

 

$338,625

Native People’s Legal Programs

 

NATIVE COUNSELLING SERVICES OF ALBERTA

Media Department – multi-media public legal education resources

Aboriginal Resource Centre

Alberta Aboriginal Legal Education Centre

 

$330,063

$54,044

$324,116

UNIVERSITY OF SASKATCHEWAN, NATIVE LAW CENTRE

Partial funding of the research and education program

 

 

$20,000

UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA, FACULTY OF LAW, INDIGENOUS LAW PROGRAM

A support program for aboriginal students enrolled in the law school

 

 

$103,000

UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY, FACULTY OF LAW, ACADEMIC SUCCESS PROGRAM

Academic support for students from diverse backgrounds

 

 

$12,092

Community and Student Legal Assistance

 

CALGARY LEGAL GUIDANCE

Volunteer lawyer clinical services; Dial –A-Law; related administration costs

 

$760,000

CENTRAL ALBERTA COMMUNITY LEGAL CLINIC

Volunteer lawyer clinical services; related administration costs

 

$291,851

CENTRAL ALBERTA WOMEN’S OUTREACH SOCIETY

Provision of information, guidance, referral and support to women regarding legal matters

Rural Legal Support

 

 

$75,000

$37,000

CROWSNEST PASS WOMEN’S RESOURCE AND CRISIS CENTRE

Legal information, support and referral services

 

$12,000

EDMONTON COMMUNITY LEGAL CENTRE

Law clinic providing legal information, referral and education

Staff lawyer pilot

Satellite clinic pilot

External evaluation

 

$473,063

$30,000

$38,200

$20,000

ELIZABETH FRY SOCIETY, CALGARY

Trained volunteers provide information, guidance, referral and support to persons in Provincial Court

Community Legal Awareness Program

 

 

$171,778

$70,322

ELIZABETH FRY SOCIETY, EDMONTON

Trained volunteers provide Information, guidance, referral and support to persons in Provincial Court

Volunteer lawyer clinic at the Edmonton Institution for Women

Courtworker expansion to Fort Saskatchewan and Sherwood Park

 

 

$117,109

$15,621

$149,238

LETHBRIDGE LEGAL GUIDANCE

Volunteer lawyer clinical services; related administration costs

 

$219,037

PRO BONO LAW ALBERTA

Partial funding of operations costs to assist delivery of pro bono legal services

 

$200,000

STUDENT LEGAL ASSISTANCE, UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY

Provision of legal information and assistance to the community by law students

Lethbridge Summer Clinic
Red Deer Summer Clinic
Web site upgrade and policy manual

 

 

 

$291,309

$21,950

$38,295

$8,500

STUDENT LEGAL SERVICES OF EDMONTON

Provision of legal information and assistance to the community by law students, including Pro Bono Students Canada at the University of Alberta

Web site content management

 

 

$282,060

$16,000

UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY, FACULTY OF LAW, PRO BONO STUDENTS CANADA

Funding for student coordination of volunteer programs

 

 $27,535

WOMEN’S CENTRE OF CALGARY

Legal Clinic Volunteer Coordinator

 

$18,000