Canadian Human Rights Commission
The CHRC administers the Canadian Human Rights Act. If you believe you’ve been discriminated against under one of the protected grounds, you can file a complaint with the CHRC, who will investigate it.
Toll free phone: 1-888-214-1090
Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse
The Commission is responsible for enforcing the Charter of Human Rights and Freedoms. If you believe you’ve been discriminated against under one of the protected grounds, you can file a complaint with the Commission.
Toll free phone: 1-800-361-6477
Heads and Hands Legal Services
A Montreal-based LGBT-friendly youth organization offering summary legal advice and information for 30-minute consultation, with a $20 suggested fee. HHLS also provides free legal information, referrals, and court accompaniment for youth ages 12-25.
Trans* Legal Clinic
The clinic offers free legal information to assist trans people in changing their identity papers. Services are offered in both French and English.
To be listed as a trans-positive/knowledgeable legal service provider, please email JusticeTrans with your organization name, a brief blurb about the legal services you offer, and your contact information.