Legal services for young people under 18 and homeless youth under 25 in Ontario.


Think Positive!

JFCY is an LGBTQ Positive Space.

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