A first of its kind, Steps to Justice presents easy-to-understand, step-by-step information on common issues that people experience in family, housing, employment and other areas of law.
Steps to Justice is designed to:
- Equip people to work through their legal problems through simple, easy-to-understand steps.
- Provide practical tools such as checklists, fillable forms and self-help guides.
- Give referral information for legal and social services across Ontario.
- Connect people via live chat and email-based support for answers to additional questions.
- Allow community organizations to embed its content on their own websites for free so their clients can access legal information without having to leave their website.Organizations can pick the type of content they want to share – anything from a single question and answer to a full area of law.
Steps to Justice is led by Community Legal Education Ontario (CLEO) and brings together key justice sector players such as the Ontario Ministry of the Attorney General, the Superior Court of Justice and the Ontario Court of Justice, the Social Justice Tribunals of Ontario, Legal Aid Ontario, the Law Society of Upper Canada, and the Association of Community Legal Clinics of Ontario.
You can learn more about Steps to Justice in this video.