This study assesses immigrants’ acculturation profiles as measured by their sense of belonging to Canada and their source country by looking at possible acculturation outcomes and determinants as well as data from the Statistics Canada’s 2013 General Social Survey.
Latest news happening in the settlement sector of Ontario.
Here we post new publications (studies, reports), government notices and more.
The Refugee Career Jumpstart Project (RCJP) is a Canadian non-profit focused on streamlining the process between the arrival of Syrian refugees and their employment.
The Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada Jody Wilson-Raybould has introduced legislation to give law enforcement and prosecutors new tools to better investigate and prosecute human trafficking offences.
This virtual learning exchange of Francophone Settlement Services consists of three 45 minute webinars.
This resource may be useful for settlement staff working in mental health and psychosocial support programmes.
In March 2017, the Immigration Appeal Division (IAD) will be launching a six-month Remote Testimony by Videoconference Pilot Project in its Central (Toronto) regional office to provide counsel with the opportunity to use videoconferencing services to have appellants, applicants or other witnesses testify in selected sponsorship or residency obligation appeals.
Two out of three Canadians have a friend or family member affected by dementia. Innovative approaches to support those living with dementia and their caregivers can greatly improve their quality of life.
This initiative aims to help improve Canadians' food skills and support healthy eating habits by empowering and educating kids, parents and families to develop practical knowledge and experiences related to planning, preparing and cooking healthy meals and snacks.
This online resource outlines these new rules, describes what people are expected to do to get spousal support, and has other information about getting child and spousal support when on social assistance.