Events by Date

Below are Settlement Sector events happening in Ontario, organized by date.

Four Key Steps to Finding Labour Market Information

Next Stop Canada is a FREE online platform designed to provide information and support to immigrant families before they arrive in Canada. Next Stop Canada is delivered by YMCA of Greater Toronto and funded by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC). The program focuses on preparing and informing participants about the process of moving and life in Canada, as well as connecting them to inland community services fit for their individual needs.

Start date: 
January 24, 2017

Poverty in Peel: Is it Effectively Addressed for All?

In its 2015 study titled “What are the Hardest Places to live in Canada”, which examined several socio-economic indicators, such as median household income, level of education, food insecurity, and unemployment rate, the Mowat Centre ranked Peel Region as the 12th best place to live out of 117 regions in Canada.(1) This ranking paints a picture of a region whose communities are thriving.

Start date: 
January 26, 2017

Intermediate Trauma-Focused Care: A Training for Settlement Workers Serving Refugees, Ottawa

Are you a front-line worker serving immigrants and refugees?
Would you like to learn innovative techniques that will enhance your capacity to serve clients with mental health and trauma needs?

ONTARIO COUNCIL OF AGENCIES SERVING IMMIGRANTS
In partnership with St. Michael’s Hospital Is pleased to offer Intermediate Trauma-Focused Care: A Training for Settlement Workers Serving Refugees

WHEN: Monday, January 27, 2017
TIME: 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
VENUE: Catholic Centre for Immigrants
219 Argyle Ave, Ottawa, ON, K2P 2H4

Start date: 
January 27, 2017

Introductory Workshop for Employment and Settlement Service Providers - Global Experience Ontario

This workshop provides an introduction to the licensing process in Ontario’s regulated non- health
Professions for internationally trained individuals. It is ideally suited for employment and settlement service providers with limited experience working with clients in the regulated professions as well as in skilled trades.
Professions covered include accounting, architecture, early childhood education, engineering, engineering technology, law, social work, teaching and the skilled trades.
This workshop helps participants:

Start date: 
January 27, 2017

Webinar 3: Human Trafficking - a Law Enforcement Officer's Perspective

Join us for the third webinar in a series that will give you the opportunity to connect live with subject matter experts specialising in the industry-specific topics addressed by the four new training modules of the "Online Initiative to Address Human Trafficking". During the webinars, you will listen to the presenter’s capturing story and have the opportunity to ask your own personal question and participate in intercative polls.

Webinar 3:

Human Trafficking: a Law Enforcement Officer's Perspective

Presenter: Debbie Pond

Start date: 
January 27, 2017

Intermediate Trauma Focused Care

Are you a front-line worker serving immigrants and refugees?
Would you like to learn innovative techniques that will enhance your capacity to serve clients with mental health and trauma needs?
OCASI - ONTARIO COUNCIL OF AGENCIES SERVING IMMIGRANTS
In partnership with St. Michael’s Hospital
Is pleased to offer
Intermediate Trauma-Focused Care: A Training for Settlement Workers Serving Refugees
 
WHEN:      Tuesday, January 31, 2017
TIME:         9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
VENUE:     Centre de Sante Communautaire Hamilton/Niagara

Start date: 
January 31, 2017

Education System: Post- Secondary Education (Webinar)

Next Stop Canada is a FREE online platform designed to provide information and support to immigrant families before they arrive in Canada. Next Stop Canada is delivered by YMCA of Greater Toronto and funded by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC). The program focuses on preparing and informing participants about the process of moving and life in Canada, as well as connecting them to inland community services fit for their individual needs.

Start date: 
February 7, 2017

Webinar - Transitioning from Refugee Sponsorship to Month 13 for Refugees Sponsored under the GAR, BVOR and PSR Programs

OCASI - Ontario Council of Agencies Serving Immigrants in partnership with Refugee Training and Sponsorship Program is pleased to offer webinar on Transitioning from Refugee Sponsorship to Month 13 for Refugees Sponsored under the GAR, BVOR and PSR Programs.

Start date: 
February 9, 2017

Webinar - Transitioning from Refugee Sponsorship to Month 13 for Refugees Sponsored under the GAR, BVOR and PSR Programs

OCASI - Ontario Council of Agencies Serving Immigrants in partnership with Refugee Training and Sponsorship Program is pleased to offer webinar on Transitioning from Refugee Sponsorship to Month 13 for Refugees Sponsored under the GAR, BVOR and PSR Programs.

Start date: 
March 2, 2017