Events

Below are Settlement Sector events happening in Ontario.

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Bring down the Barriers: Addressing the Challenges of LGBTQIA+ Newcomers

The Positive Spaces Initiative is excited to host Aleks Selim Dughman Manzur (they/them), Co-Executive Director: Programming & Advocacy at Rainbow Refugee Society and Lisa Duplessis (she/her), Director, Community Access and Engagement at the 519 Community Centre for a one-hour webinar. Aleks and Lisa will discuss the specific settlement barriers faced by LGBTQIA+ refugees, im/migrants and newcomers, and how to address them. There will be a Q&A period at the end of their presentation.

Date: 
February 14, 2023 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Mental Health Promotion Knowledge Exchange

This one-day virtual event will be an opportunity to share lessons learned from implementing the OCASI Mental Health Promotion Integrated Service Model and to collaborate with key stakeholders across primary care, mental health, and the settlement sectors on how to build a trauma and violence informed workplace that prioritizes client and staff mental health.

Date: 
February 8, 2023 - 10:00am to 4:00pm