Help with Bankruptcy Problems


Office of the Superintendent of Bankruptcy Canada (OSBC)
Provides information on the steps to declaring bankruptcy in Canada, alternatives to bankruptcy, and a consumer’s guide to dealing with debt.

If you are unable to get a Licensed Insolvency Trustee to accept your file, or if you cannot afford to hire a Licensed Insolvency Trustee, the OSBC’s Bankruptcy Assistance Program may be able to help. Contact the OSBC to find out more.
Call toll-free: 1-877-376-9902

Law Society Referral Service
This is an online service that gives you a free 30-minute consultation with a lawyer or paralegal. A crisis line is available Monday to Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm.
Toll-free crisis line: 1-855-947-5255

Catholic Family Services of Hamilton
This organization will provide debt counselling services to residents of Guelph and Wellington County. Contact by phone for an initial intake.
Call Toll-Free 1-877-527-3823 ext 258 to speak with Carlene