Ontario is celebrating the grand opening of a new Community Addiction and Mental Health Centre at the Cornwall Community Hospital, which will provide leading-edge mental health and addictions services for 1,000 more people each year.
Latest news happening in the settlement sector of Ontario.
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The government of Ontario is launching two programs that will help social enterprises access the capital, training and expertise they need to grow and scale up their businesses.
The government of Ontario is launching a program that offers training, mentoring and grant opportunities for aspiring entrepreneurs to start, expand or buy a small business.
In fall 2017, the province plans to introduce a bill that would, if passed, create "safe access zones" at specified health care facilities that offer women's reproductive services.
Recorded on May 25, 2017 - This webinar in the Family Law Education for Women (FLEW) series reviews the pilot program that provides free independent legal advice (ILA), for survivors of recent and older cases of sexual assault.
A new online resource is available to Toronto Police Service members to connect the public to community resources, including mental-health services.
This resource may be relevant for frontline settlement professionals who have any clients undergoing a medical review for the Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP).
This resource may be relevant to Settlement Workers in Schools. It is an Education Law Blog post that takes the reader through the process of appealing a discretionary suspension.
The CBA Child Rights Toolkit has been developed to improve children's access to justice in Canada. It is for professionals working in legal and administrative decision-making who want to implement a child-rights based approach in practice and strengthen their advocacy for children.
To explore the diverse and evolving work and family experiences of women in Canada, the Vanier Institute of the Family has created A Snapshot of Women, Work and Family in Canada . This publication is a companion piece to Fifty Years of Women, Work and Family in Canada timeline, providing visually engaging data about the diverse work and family experiences of women across Canada.