We provide free legal services to people living with HIV in Ontario, Canada.
Our office is open Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (closed on government/public holidays).
To contact us for free legal advice and referrals, you can call or drop in during our Intake Hours. Our Intake Hours for new inquiries are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. We do not take new inquiries on Wednesdays. Please see Our Services for more information about getting legal help.
HIV & AIDS Legal Clinic Ontario (HALCO)
Phone: 416-340-7790 or
toll-free in Ontario 1-888-705-8889
65 Wellesley Street East, Suite 400
Toronto, Ontario, Canada M4Y 1G7
Please remember that email and the internet may not be confidential or private. Emails may be lost, blocked or slow to arrive. If you need legal advice, we suggest that you contact us by phone or drop-in.
We provide services in English, but some of our staff speak other languages, including French. We can arrange for interpretation services for French and other languages (including telephone interpretation).
Your privacy is very important to us. HALCO follows the Law Society of Upper Canada rules regarding lawyer/client confidentiality.
HALCO is a scent-reduced environment so please avoid wearing scents or fragrances when coming to our office.
HALCO Accessibility, Transit and Parking information
For information about accessibility, transit and parking at our HALCO office, please see our HALCO Accesibility, Transit and Parking Information: www.halco.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/HALCO_accessibility_transit_parking_information-2013March.doc .
Our HALCO information pamphlet is available in print and on-line. Almost everything that you might want to know about HALCO is in one pamphlet. You can view our HALCO pamphlet on -line or you can contact us if you would like to request print copies.