Alexandra Community Health Centre – $81,000
Provision of legal information and referrals to adult and youth clients by a justice navigator.
Calgary Legal Guidance – $2,800,000
Volunteer lawyer clinical services; follow-up legal advice and representation; public legal education, information and referral; Homeless Outreach Program, Domestic Violence Family Law Program; Sahwoo Mohkaak Tsi Ma Taas; Elder Law Program; Social Benefits Advocacy Program.
Calgary Women’s Emergency Shelter Association – $166,284
Provision of legal information, assistance and referral to vulnerable women.
Central Alberta Legal Clinic Foundation
Volunteer lawyer clinic services – $768,008
Volunteer legal advice clinic, outreach and local follow-up advice and representation; public legal education, information and referral; related administration costs, coordination of Medicine Hat Legal Help Clinic.
Immigration Law Project – $101,080
Provides follow-up services to those needing legal advice relating to immigration issues throughout Central Alberta, Medicine Hat, Lloydminster and Fort McMurray.
Alberta Rural Legal Assistance Initiative Project 2020-21 – $124,664
Alberta Rural Legal Assistance Initiative Project 2021-22 – $155,084
An extension to CALCF’s Follow-Up Program, providing service to the rural and remote sites in Central Alberta, Medicine Hat, Fort McMurray, Lloydminster and surrounding areas.
Central Alberta Women’s Outreach Society
Legal Information and Referral Program – $153,628
Provision of legal information, assistance and referral in Red Deer and surrounding communities.
Paralegal Support Services Project – $129,392
Provides assistance and legal information to vulnerable individuals regarding legal processes and concerns. Services address issues such as completing court and government forms and procedures, EPOs and family law applications, and assisting individuals dealing with issues such as criminal-related offences, landlord/tenant issues, or outstanding fines or warrants.
Crowsnest Pass Women’s Resource and Crisis Centre – $30,360
Provides free legal information, support and referral services to residents of southwestern rural Alberta.
Edmonton Community Legal Centre
Volunteer lawyer clinic services – $2,191,864
Volunteer legal advice clinic, follow-up legal advice and representation; public legal education, information and referral; related administration costs.
Grande Prairie Legal Guidance – $76,000
Volunteer legal advice clinic; information and referral; public legal education.
Elizabeth Fry Society of Calgary
Calgary Adult and Youth Court Program – $150,044
Provides information on court procedures, processes, options and referrals for individuals attending first and subsequent appearances in criminal or traffic court in Calgary.
Regional Court Project – $93,140
Provides information, referral and support to persons attending courts in South Regional Courts (Airdrie, Okotoks) and North Regional Courts (Cochrane, Canmore, and Didsbury) in the Adult Criminal and Case Management Office and Youth Courts, (as well as Traffic Court in South Region).
Elizabeth Fry Society of Edmonton – $472,480
Edmonton Adult Court Program – information, referral and support to persons in Edmonton Provincial Court;
Edmonton Youth, Family and Child Welfare Court Program – information, referral and support to persons in Edmonton Youth and Family Court;
Volunteer lawyer clinic at the Edmonton Institution for Women;
Satellite Court Work #1 in St Albert, Stony Plain and Morinville; and
Satellite Court Work #2 in Fort Saskatchewan and Sherwood Park
Satellite Court Work #3 in Wetaskiwin, Camrose and Ponoka
Satellite Court Work #4 in Red Deer
Lethbridge Legal Guidance – $406,240
Volunteer lawyer clinical services; follow-up legal advice and representation; public legal education, information and referral; related administration costs.
Pro Bono Law Alberta – $221,692
Pro bono legal services delivery.
Student Legal Assistance, University of Calgary – $440,976
Provision of legal information and assistance to the community by law students.
Student Legal Services of Edmonton – $457,052
Provision of legal information and assistance to the community by law students, including Pro Bono Students Canada at the University of Alberta.
University of Calgary, Faculty of Law, Pro Bono Students Canada – $30,340
Coordinates law student volunteers who deliver pro bono legal services under the supervision of volunteer lawyers to communities, organizations and individuals in need.
Women’s Centre of Calgary – $47,484
Legal advice clinics provide free, half-hour advice sessions to women on matters such as family issues, civil cases, immigration and other types of matters, not including criminal law.
Youth Restorative Action Project – $37,800
Youth Justice Committee Project – Support for programming to administer the restorative justice processes of the youth justice committee, including Extrajudicial Sanctions panels and Section 19 conferences, in Edmonton and surrounding rural areas.
Last updated March 30, 2021