The objectives of OCHRP are to:
- Organize and mobilize Ontarians and overseas Filipinos on human rights issues faced by Filipino migrants and the Filipino people.
- Launch urgent action campaigns on human rights with the aim of raising awareness about the human rights situation in both the Philippines and among migrant Filipinos.
- Strengthen co-operation and solidarity with other organizations that share its vision and objectives.
- Support the struggle of the Filipino people for social justice, genuine freedom and democracy.