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Latest news happening in the settlement sector of Ontario.

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Completing Public Hearings on the Proposed Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, 2017

The Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs will review all feedback received and the province will continue to consult with workers and businesses throughout the fall, as the bill moves through the legislative process, with the aim to ensure proposed changes give people the opportunity to succeed and get ahead.

New Horizons for Seniors Program

The New Horizons for Seniors Program (NHSP) is a federal grants and contributions program that supports projects led or inspired by seniors who make a difference in the lives of others and their communities. Through the NHSP, the Government of Canada encourages seniors to share their knowledge, skills and experiences to the benefit of others.

Refugee Protection Division and Refugee Appeal Division Interface Meetings

The deputy chairpersons of the Refugee Protection Division (RPD) and the Refugee Appeal Division (RAD) have recently begun to meet to ensure that they are each aware of the pressures and priorities facing the other division. This context will enable each division to carry out its mandate more effectively.