The Government of Canada announced on July 30 that it will be expanding its biometrics program.
Latest news happening in the settlement sector of Ontario.
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Government of Canada to improve application intake system and accept more sponsorship applications for parents and grandparents.
The Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, launched Opportunity for All – Canada’s First Poverty Reduction Strategy, which targets a 20 percent reduction in poverty by 2020 and a 50 percent reduction in poverty by 2030.
Following the federal legalization of cannabis on October 17, Ontario will immediately introduce an online retail channel for cannabis, to be followed by a private retail model by April 1, 2019.
Income support recipients are in worse or no better health than their peers. Why is social assistance failing at this important objective?
After graduation, students may be able to stay in Canada. Their education in Canada could provide them with an advantage to obtain a work permit, apply for permanent residence and become a Canadian citizen.
The Government of Canada announced changes to the occupational health and safety regulations for workers exposed to grain dust and flour dust in federally regulated workplaces. These changes to the Canada Occupational Health and Safety Regulations on grain dust and flour dust came into force on July 11.
Have you been in Canada 7 years or less? Are you an LGBTQ+ woman and/or trans person? Get compensated to participate in a study conducted by researchers at Access
Alliance & University of Toronto, and funded by the Women’s College Hospital.
The program will address the systemic issues of newcomer women who face multi-barriers. The program will provide newcomer women with tools and resources to reduce social isolation, increase self-esteem, increase their networks and build confidence. The program will also provide access to one on one counseling/crisis counseling, support groups, mentoring, language enhancement and life-skills training. The end goal is for newcomer women to feel empowered and to support their social and economic integration in the Canadian Society.