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Nunavik

The Nunavik Community Justice Center's mission is to promote access to justice. The Center facilitates participation of residents of Nunavik communities, regardless of their income, by offering free legal information services, support and guidance, as well as referrals to existing services throughout Nunavik. Information exchanged during consultations is kept confidential.

Our Centre

The Nunavik Community Justice Center (NCJC) is a gateway to the Justice System. The NCJC is committed to listening and supporting Nunavimmiut who are experiencing a situation involving legal issues.

Our goal is to help citizens better understand the essential legal aspects of their situation as well as options available to them.

We are dedicated to offering a professional service and our actions are guided by the following values: impartiality, respect, confidentiality and empathy. We believe that you have the ability to take charge of your situation and that with stronger knowledge, you are capable of making choices in response to your specific needs.

Our services

The NCJC :

  • provides legal information useful for better choice-making;
  • offers free workshops and information sessions on legal and law-related matters;
  • provides referrals to specialized resources, such as: community or governmental agencies or legal professionals;
  • assists you in conflict resolution;
  • notary services.

What we can NOT do :

  • determine your chances of success in court;
  • dictate what you should say in court;
  • represent you in court;
  • provide legal opinions;
  • make decisions on your behalf.

Click here to learn more about our legal information mission

Covered areas :

All Nunavik communities

[Youtube videos] Understanding the criminal justice process

Assault causing bodily harm and threat to cause harm :

A drinking and driving offense causing bodily harm to a victim :

Publications

  • To come

Our activities

Our free information sessions

The Center offers legal information sessions to the population on many legal-related topics.

Examples :
  • Small Claims Division
  • Wills
  • Successions
  • Protection mandate
  • Separation
  • Seniors housing
  • Directors' liability
  • And much more!

A member of our team in your organization

You would like a lawyer from the Center to give a legal information session or workshop in your organization?

For more information, contact us!

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