Street Youth Legal Services

Street Youth Legal Services is a program that provides legal information, advice, and referrals to street-involved youth through workshops and individual consultations.

Helping Homeless Youth With Legal Problems

Street-involved young people often have multiple and interconnected legal problems.

  • Legal Services
  • Educational Workshops
  • Community Development and Law Reform
  • Reports and Other Materials

Learn More about SYLS

JFCY In the Community

Our Committees and Memberships

Some of our Committees and Memberships:

  • Youth Advisory Committee & Public Legal Education Team
  • Advisory Panel
  • Ontario Bar Association – Child & Youth Section
  • Law Union of Ontario


Projects and Partnerships

Some of our initiatives:

  • Canadian Coalition for the Rights of Children
  • Education Law Project
  • LAWS Program
  • You’re Right! It’s the Law!
  • Corporal Punishment of Children
  • Campaign to End Police Carding