BLAC offers a range of legal services on issues related to education, employment, housing, human rights, government support, and other topics. Please review the list of ways we can support you below, or contact us for help using the Online Intake Form below.
If you have experienced anti-Black racism in one of the areas below, BLAC may be able to provide you with legal services. Click on the individual category links to get more information.
BLAC can support you with understanding the complex rules and processes associated with social assistance and other public benefits. We can provide summary legal advice and assistance in negotiations for income support programs if your issue is related to anti-Black racism.
Explore income assistance
If you have been treated unfairly because of your race, BLAC can provide you with advice, advocate on your behalf, help you make a complaint, and/or represent you during an investigation. BLAC can also support advocacy groups navigate the complaints systems.
Explore police complaints
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We want to make it easier for you to reach us. If you want help from one of the members of our legal team, you can download our intake form and email it to BLAC at firstname.lastname@example.org. We’ll get back to you as soon as we can.
Here are are a few important things to consider before you reach out to us via email.
Transmissions do not create a solicitor-client relationship. Email transmissions, using through submitting an intake form to BLAC, or to any member of the clinic, do not create a solicitor-client relationship. You will not become a client unless and until BLAC agrees to act for you and that agreement is confirmed in a written agreement .
Transmissions may not be confidential. BLAC cannot guarantee the confidentiality of the content of any email transmission facilitated by this website. If you wish to provide confidential information to any of the lawyers at BLAC, please contact the lawyer by telephone.