Opportunities Fund for Persons with Disabilities (OF) was designed to fill a gap in federal supports for Canadians with disabilities who are not eligible for the Employment Insurance program or training support.
Latest news happening in the settlement sector of Ontario.
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The government of Ontario and the city of Toronto announced a new initiative to improve access to essential health services, including primary care and mental health supports, for shelter users.
The government of Ontario will fund services aiming to support refugee claimants and other vulnerable newcomers successfully settle in the province.
The Government of Ontario announced that it will provide a grant to help plan for the expansion of the children's health centre in Sudbury.
The Government of Canada will provide almost $8 million in funding to Youth Employment Services for to help youth develop their skills and get hands-on work experience.
Ontario’s allocation for provincial nominee program increased by the federal government, becoming largest in Canada.
Award Celebrates Outstanding Contributions toward Inclusion and Diversity in Ontario.
Hiring new employment standards officers. Increased of penalties to non-compliant employers. Launch of a program to educate both businesses and employees about their rights and obligations. Publication of names of employers that don't meet employment standards.
Ontario announced funding for 39 brand new schools and 40 major additions and renovations in communities across Ontario.
As of January 1, 2018, housing inspection reports must indicate the maximum number of people that the housing can accommodate. Employers must also now provide proof that all issues listed in the housing inspection report have been fully addressed.