Who We Are

West End Legal Services (“WELS”) is a community legal clinic that has been serving low income residents, who live in the west end of Ottawa, since 1981.

We are part of a network of 77 provincial legal clinics funded by Legal Aid Ontario.

As a non-profit corporation our operations are overseen by a community based board of directors.

West End Legal Services is a proud member of the Association of Community Legal Clinics of Ontario (“ACLCO”).