The August 2017 issue of the Pathways to Prosperity eBulletin is now available in English and French.
Latest news happening in the settlement sector of Ontario.
Here we post new publications (studies, reports), government notices and more.
The City of Toronto, the David Cornfield Melanoma Fund and the Douglas Wright Foundation have partnered on a public health pilot project to provide free sunscreen in select City parks.
As of August 10, 2017, women with a valid health card and prescription from their doctor or nurse practitioner will be able to get the drug for free at participating pharmacies across the province.
Today, Statistics Canada released the third round of data from the 2016 Census of Population. The data and insights on families, households, marital status and language show Canadian families from a variety of perspectives and provide insight on topics like the diverse family situations of children, same-sex couples in Canada, the languages Canadians speak and linguistic diversity.
The pilot Start-up Visa Program expires on March 31, 2018. In the months ahead, IRCC plans to work to finalize regulations for the permanent program in order to have a seamless transition from the pilot.
The aim of the new ministry is to promote the use of a Francophone lens to strengthen French-language services across health care, court services and postsecondary education.
These recorded webinar series dive into the different facets of preparing to have a successful career in the tech field. Meet with experts as they share what skills are needed beyond the technical ones obtained in Cisco Networking Academy courses.
This infographic by the Legal Aid Ontario (LAO) may be relevant for settlement staff who may have clients who need to appear in criminal court. It explains what to expect at one's first appearance in criminal court. There is both an infographic and text version of the information.
The Homelessness Partnering Strategy (HPS) is a unique community-based program aimed at preventing and reducing homelessness by providing direct support and funding to 61 designated communities in all provinces and territories.
The funding for Brampton will support more than 60 projects , including upgrades to parks, playgrounds, fitness trails, community centres and cultural facilities.