Legal Aid Ontario – Youth justice

If you are 17 years of age and younger, Legal Aid Ontario can help you if you are in trouble with the law. You have a right to receive free legal advice from a lawyer if you are in custody or were arrested and released. You can also get help from a lawyer when going to court. You can see the full range of ways you can access legal advice at the Youth Justice website below.

Call Legal Aid Ontario at 1-800-668-8258 and explain your situation.

Call 1-855-953-1427 to get to an automated service that will provide general information on how the criminal justice system works. After you listen to the message, there is an option to leave a message for a legal aid lawyer to call you back.