A grand opening ceremony was held today for new affordable rental homes in Peterborough.
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The new shelter will provide women and children with multiple services under one roof. The larger facility will provide more private and quiet space, housing, counselling and administrative services as well as legal, mental health and harm reduction supports. In addition, the new shelter will have fully accessible rooms.
Ontario is taking action to make housing more affordable for homebuyers and renters by introducing the Fair Housing Plan. This set of 16 comprehensive measures aims to help more people find an affordable place to call home, while bringing stability to the real estate market and protecting the investment of homeowners.
Refugees in Canada have experienced mixed success when it comes to economic outcomes. While their employment status and income levels do, on average, catch up to those of native-born Canadians over time, full integration can still take more than a decade.
Ontario is launching eight pilot projects to provide more reading support for students with learning disabilities, with participating schools in Cambridge, London, Sudbury and Windsor.|
The Minister of Finance and Minister of Advanced Education and Skills Development have announced the province's new Career Kick-Start Strategy. The strategy aims to create more opportunities for high school and postsecondary students, along with recent graduates, to build their resumes and develop job relevant skills.
After listening to feedback from community agencies that serve racialized communities, Legal Aid Ontario (LAO) has translated its most requested brochures and fact sheets into the ten most requested languages.
Ontario aims to support more than 1,200 pre-apprentices in 67 training programs this year, to help them gain job skills and experience, and prepare them for successful careers in the skilled trades.
This award recognizes individuals, groups and employers who help promote immigrant success, economic growth, and inclusion in Ontario. The deadline is May 15, 2017.
There are three categories – Inclusion and Diversity, Cross-Cultural Understanding, and Business Leadership in Immigrant Employment.
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