This year, Citizenship Week (October 8 to 14, 2018) will be celebrated with 72 special citizenship ceremonies across the country. Citizenship Week also marks the 1 year anniversary of Bill C 6, which brought in important changes to the Citizenship Act, helping qualified applicants get citizenship faster.
Latest news happening in the settlement sector of Ontario.
Here we post new publications (studies, reports), government notices and more.
OTTAWA - As recovery efforts continue in the Ottawa region, the Government for the People is using every program and tool available to assist those in tornado affected areas.
Ottawa — In response to the tornado and storm that took place in the Ottawa Region, Ontario will be providing extra support for individuals or businesses that require help with emergency expenses over and above what private insurance can provide.
Province Taking Action to Keep Ontario’s Kids Safe
September 26, 2018 12:50 P.M. Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport
QUEEN'S PARK - Ontario's Government for the People is demonstrating its commitment to making sports safer for kids and marking Rowan's Concussion Law Day by developing a multimedia campaign that will raise awareness about concussion safety. The campaign will get concussion safety information in front of the Ontarians who need it most.
The Government of Ontario is conducting a three-week public consultation through September 21, 2018 on the public programs and services that matter to you most.
By participating in the Planning for Prosperity Consultation survey, you will have your say on the province’s effectiveness in public spending. You will rank the importance and effectiveness of a range of government programs and services.
OCASI’s Client Management System (OCMS)- Power At Your Fingertips
OCASI and Refugee 613 are working on a new project to improve and increase collaboration between settlement service providers and refugee sponsorship groups.
The Government of Canada announced on July 30 that it will be expanding its biometrics program.
Government of Canada to improve application intake system and accept more sponsorship applications for parents and grandparents.