Latest news happening in the settlement sector of Ontario.

Here we post new publications (studies, reports), government notices and more.

Government of Ontario Releases Three-Year Anti-Racism Strategic Plan

Following community meetings held across the province in 2016, Michael Coteau, Minister Responsible for Anti-Racism, today released A Better Way Forward: Ontario's 3-Year Anti-Racism Strategic Plan. The plan is part of government's aim to fight systemic racism and create fair and equitable outcomes for Black, Indigenous and other racialized people.

New 211 Texting Service

Clients can now connect with Findhelp using the texting features on their cell phones. Texts are answered in English and French, Monday to Friday from 4pm-9pm EST by the same friendly, highly-trained information and referral specialists who provide the 211 phone service.