Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has published monthly refugee claim numbers for January to April 2017 on their website.
Latest news happening in the settlement sector of Ontario.
Here we post new publications (studies, reports), government notices and more.
Although this resource is produced by the Victoria Immigrant and Refugee Centre Society, the content is also relevant for the rest of Canada.
The Luke’s Place Virtual Legal Clinic connects woman abuse survivors to trained lawyers using video conferencing or the telephone.
The Physical Literacy and Recreation Project aims to engage over 2,000 children and youth in Kitchener, Waterloo and Cambridge in fun activities to get them moving and learn about the importance of staying active. This is one of 127 projects across Ontario that is receiving support through the Ontario Sport and Recreation Communities Fund.
The video aims to increase awareness about Family Centered Approach and make its benefits known by sharing the experiences of health care professionals, researchers and social workers. The Family Centred Approach to client care is incorporating the family’s belief system, attitudes, traditions and cultural norms into treatment.
The government of Ontario will be offering new and expanded health care services for mothers and babies, including more midwives, enhanced newborn screening and increased supports for vulnerable babies.
Ontario has introduced legislation that would, if passed, lower electricity bills by 25 per cent on average for all residential customers to provide significant rate relief and ensure greater fairness.
The government of Ontario aims to help to prevent workplace injuries, illnesses and fatalities for workers on construction sites across the province through the implementation of its Construction Health and Safety Action Plan.
Three youth will receive the Ontario Medal for Young Volunteers, the highest honour a young person can achieve for volunteer contributions to the province.