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Latest news happening in the settlement sector of Ontario.

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Human Rights and Newcomers Videos

These short videos were originally created in response to the Syrian refugee crisis. They can help all newcomers, support agencies and the public learn about their rights and responsibilities under Ontario’s Human Rights Code. The videos are also available with Arabic subtitles.

A Resource Guide for Developing Culturally Responsive Approaches to Serving Diverse Populations

Although this resource is from the U.S., some of the content may be relevant for community-based agencies in Ontario as well. The first goal of this resource guide is to help community-based service programs more easily find and access available resources on cultural competency in order to better serve their targeted populations. Second,the resource guide aims to help CBOs attract funders who often require evidence of culturally competent programs.