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3 Dec, 2020

Human Rights Award Virtual Presentation

2020-12-03T11:10:49-08:00December 3, 2020|Categories: Announcements, Events, News|Tags: , , , |

International Human Rights Day and Renate Shearer Award Presentation

Virtual Celebration, Thursday, December 10, 2020

Join the United Nations Association in Canada, Vancouver Branch (UNAC) & the Community Legal Assistance Society (CLAS) BC Human Rights Clinic for a VIRTUAL celebration of the […]

19 Oct, 2020

FAQ: Canada Recovery Benefits

2020-10-19T21:57:25-07:00October 19, 2020|Categories: Insights, News|

The government announced three new recovery benefits to help workers who are still being impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. These new recovery benefits replace the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB).

We have done our best to explain the new recovery benefits, but […]

19 Oct, 2020

BC Election 2020 – Joint Letter from CLAS and TRAC to Parties Re: Housing Reforms

2020-10-19T11:36:39-07:00October 19, 2020|Categories: News, Statements|Tags: , |

October 8, 2020

Dear Candidates,

Re: Legislative Recommendations relating to the Tenants Housing Crisis in BC

We wish to bring attention to the housing crisis for tenants in British Columbia as a key platform issue in the upcoming election. This crisis continues to be […]

15 Oct, 2020

BC Election 2020 – Questions for Candidates

2020-10-19T14:17:56-07:00October 15, 2020|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

The Community Legal Assistance Society wants to know how the parties in the upcoming BC election will address the issues that matter most to our clients. We are asking questions about our five core areas of practice:

1.  Housing Security

2. Income […]

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