News alert: Calling for a Sanctuary City Policy

Today, West Coast LEAF is calling on the City of Vancouver to become a “sanctuary city” in which everyone can access municipal services and police protection regardless of their immigration status, without fear of detention and deportation. Frequently, migrants Read More

News Alert: Big day for access to justice!

West Coast LEAF is thrilled to report that the Supreme Court of Canada has struck down BC’s court hearing fees as unconstitutional. This decision has huge implications for women’s equality and access to justice. Today, our highest court confirmed Read More

News Alert: New report released today: Able Mothers

Today, West Coast LEAF released “Able Mothers: The intersection between parenting, disability and the law.” Part of the inspiration for this report was the story of Maricyl Palisoc and Charles Wilton, a Mississauga couple who became new parents to Read More