Resources for Canadian teens outside Ontario

If you are looking for help with a legal question but do not live in Ontario (Canada) use this list to find help in your province or territory.

Alberta

Children’s Legal & Education Resource Centre (CLERC)

Answers to common questions that youth have about the law in Alberta. You can use a service called “Ask a Lawyer” to speak with a free and experienced lawyer who specializes in youth law.

British Columbia

Legal Rights for Youth

Answers to common questions that youth have about the law in British Columbia.

Manitoba

The Manitoba Association for Rights and Liberties (MARL)

Publishers of the “Under 18 Handbook” that answers common questions that youth have about the law in Manitoba.

New Brunswick / Nouveau-Brunswick

Youth Justice - Public Legal Education and Information Service of New Brunswick (PLEIS-NB)

Answers to common questions that youth have about the law in New Brunswick, as well as educational games and videos.

Justice pour les jeunes - Service public d’éducation et d’information juridiques du Nouveau-Brunswick (SPEIJ-NB)

Vous pouviez consultez ce site web de Nouveau-Brunswick qui offre aux jeunes une ressource en ligne compréhensible sur la loi. Ici vous pourriez jouer des jeux éducationnelles et regarder des vidéos qui vous enseignerez la loi.

Newfoundland

Public Legal Information Association of NL (PLIAN)

Answers to common questions about the law in Newfoundland with a section specific to youth. You can call the “Legal Information Line” (not just for youth) for legal information over the phone.

Northwest Territories And Nunavut

The law and legal matters in Nunavut and the Northwest Territories - Northern News Services

Answers to common questions about the law in the Northwest Territories and Nunavut.

Nova Scotia

Legal Information Society of Nova Scotia

Answers to common questions about the law in Nova Scotia with a section specific to youth.

Prince Edward Island

Legal Information for Youth - Community Legal Information Association of Prince Edward Island (CLIA PEI)

Answers to common questions about the law in PEI with a section specific to youth. You can call CLIA for help if you cannot find the information you are looking for.

Québec

L’espace jeunesse - Éducaloi

L’espace jeunesse d’ Éducaloi est plein d’information sur les lois québécoises qui impactes les enfants et les adolescents.

Youth Zone - Éducaloi

Answers to common questions that youth have about the law in Quebec and a list of support organizations.

Saskatchewan

The Public Legal Education Association of Saskatchewan (PLEA)

Answers to common questions about the law in Saskatchewan with a section specific to youth.

Yukon

Yukon Public Legal Education Association (YPLEA)

Answers to common questions about the law in the Yukon. You can call the “Law Line” (not just for youth) if you would like an answer to your legal question.