LAO issues first quarter report
Thursday, September 5, 2013
Legal Aid Ontario (LAO)ís first quarter (Q1) report for the 2013/14 fiscal year, covering the organizationís activities between April and June 2013, is now available.
Among its highlights:
- Clients experienced shorter wait times when calling into LAOís toll-free line
- Changes to Canadaís refugee law system in 2012 led to a 52 per cent decrease in immigration and refugee certificate applications
- LAO issued 123 certificates for the BCM program
LAO produces these reports regularly to provide the public with ongoing updates on LAOís financial position, client services, legal aid certificates and duty counsel services.
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