211 South West Region Ontario

Addiction Services Thames Valley

Advocacy Centre for the Elderly
ACE provides direct legal services to low-income seniors, public legal education, and engages in law reform activities. ACE services and activities are in relation to areas of law of special importance to the seniors’ population.

ARCH: A Legal Resource Centre for Persons with Disabilities
ARCH: A Legal Resource Centre for Persons with Disabilities is a community-based not-for-profit legal clinic and legal resource centre in the Province of Ontario dedicated to defending and advancing the equality-rights of persons with disabilities.

Canadian Environmental Law Association
The Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA) is a non-profit, public interest organization established in 1970 to use existing laws to protect the environment and to advocate environmental law reforms. It is also a free legal advisory clinic for the public, and will act at hearings and in courts on behalf of citizens or citizens’ groups who are otherwise unable to afford legal assistance.

CMHA Elgin

CMHA Oxford

Centre for Spanish Speaking Peoples(In Spanish and English)
The Centre promotes equality and social justice through community development and participation in and representation of the whole community.

Community Legal Education Ontario
CLEO is a community legal clinic that produces clear language material for people with low incomes. Main topics include social assistance, landlord and tenant law, refugee and immigration law, workers’ compensation, women’s issues, family law, employment insurance and human rights.

Community Health Care – St Thomas

Community Health Care –West Lorne

Community Health Care –Woodstock

COOL- Oxford Community Directory
COOL is Oxford County’s web-based community directory. There are over 2000 listings on COOL for various businesses, government services, and organizations in Oxford County. These listings provide detailed information including: contact information, hours of operation, detailed restaurant information, payment methods accepted, a map providing the listing’s location, and much more.

Developmental Services Ontario

Employment Services Elgin

Employment Services Woodstock

Foodbank – Dutton

Foodbank – St. Thomas Caring cupboard

Foodbank – Tillsonburg

HIV & AIDS Legal Clinic Ontario
HALCO is a not-for-profit, community-based legal clinic serving low income People with HIV and AIDS (PHA’s) in Ontario.

Homeless Shelter St. Thomas

Homeless Shelter Woodstock

Income Security Advocacy Centre
works with and on behalf of low income communities in Ontario to address issues of income security and poverty.

Ingamo Homes

Justice for Children and Youth
Justice for Children and Youth provides legal representation to low-income children and youth in Toronto and vicinity.


Landlords Self-Help Centre
Landlord’s Self-Help Centre is an incorporated non-profit organization that provides information, assistance and educational programs to Ontario’s small scale landlords free of charge.

Lawyer Referral Service

Law Society of Ontario

Legal Aid Ontario
The homepage of Legal Aid for all of Ontario

Livingston Centre, Tillsonburg

Mennonite Community Services, Aylmer, Ontario

Ontario Association of Credit Counselling Services
The Ontario Association of Credit Counselling Services (OACCS) is composed of 26 not-for-profit member agencies who provide assistance each year to thousands of individuals and families experiencing money problems.

Ontario Rental Housing Tribunal
The ORHT’s job is to resolve disputes between residential landlords and tenants by providing public education, mediation and adjudication services in a fair and timely manner.

Operation Sharing

Settlement Services YWCA, St. Thomas-Elgin

Social Benefits Tribunal
The Social Benefits Tribunal hears appeals by people in Ontario who disagree with a decision that affects the amount of or their eligibility for social assistance.

Violence Against Women’s Services Elgin County

Workplace Safety And Insurance Board
The WSIB oversees Ontario’s workplace safety education and training system, provides disability benefits, monitors the quality of health care, and assists in early and safe return to work.