News & Events

This page centralizes information including links to upcoming events, workshops, employment opportunities, resources and information on different initiatives happening across Scarborough and Torontowide. Please click the category below to access relevant information or scroll down to read further.

 

Upcoming LIP Events/ Workshops

Immigrant Employment TO Day 2019 – Launch Event_Jun 20, 2019 – New !

Immigrant Employment TO Day 2019 – Call for Participation & Guidelines Form 

 

Civic Engagement, Community Consultation, Nominations & Call for Participation

Protecting Community Services – Community Partners Conference on the 2019 Provincial Budget_Jun 26, 2019 – New !

RBC ARTS Access Award_Deadline_Jun 24, 2019 – New !

REFUGEES ARE US – World Refugee Day Walk_Jun 20, 2019 – New !

TSNS 2020 Evaluation Focus Group and Online Survey – Complete the survey between Apr and Jul 2019 

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Community Events/ Games/Holiday programs

AGM – Scarborough Centre for Healthy Communities_Jun 26, 2019 @ 2pm – New !

Annual General Meeting & Awards Ceremony – Access Alliance_Jun 26, 2019 – New !

Celebration of Home – A concert with the Nai Children’s Choir_Jun 24, 2019 

Sweet Home Sweet Cherry – Trip to Niagara_Jul 13, 2019 – New !

The Taste of Taylor-Massey – Summer fest 2019_Jun 29, 2019 – New !

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Community News/ Announcements

Business – Bridging Program for Internationally Educated Professionals 

Information Technology – Bridging Program for Internationally Educated Professionals 

Join our team of skilled residents & have your voice heard Today 

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Education, Training & Language Programs 

Workshops, Education Opportunities and Training

Academic_Upgrading – Tuition free Programs_Next program starts on Sep 03, 2019 – New !

Computer Classes at Albert Campbell Library – Calendar_July 2019 – New !

Education and OSAP Info Session_Jun 25, 2019 

Enhanced Language Training – Health and Wellness_Jul 05 – Aug 30, 2019 

Enhanced Language Training – Information Technology_Aug 19 – Oct 15, 2019 

Enhanced Language Training – Sales & Marketing_Jun 10 to Aug 06, 2019 

Language for Workplace Connections – Professional Business Communication & Soft Skills_Course starts on July 8 and 22, 2019 

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Employment

Job Contracts / Employment Opportunities

Baymills Facilitator_Deadline_Jun 24, 2019 

Hospitality Worker (Tips) – 4 positions_Deadline_Jun 20, 2019 – New !

Social Media & Website Content Writer-Researcher_Deadline_Jun 21, 2019 – New !

Summer Jobs

Youth Worker (Summer Student)_Deadline_Jul 12, 2019 – New !

Volunteer Opportunities

BuskerFest – Volunteer Needed_Aug 30 to Sep 02, 2019 

 

Volunteers Wanted – IBC Thamizha is Looking for energetic volunteers for their event on Jun 29, 2019

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Programs and Events

Brands for Canada EDGE – Training Program for people with disabilities_Jun 3 – 26, 2019 

Construction Trades Program – Next Program Start_July 02, 2019 – New !

Employment Support Program for Job Seekers with Disabilities_Jun 10 – 21, 2019; Jul 8 – 19, 2019; Aug 6 – 16, 2019 

Food Handling Certificate Program_Jun 20, 2019 

Horticulture Technician – Pre-Apprenticeship Program for Women with 8 Weeks of Paid Placement_Starts on_Jul 08, 2019  

Integrated Work Experience Strategy Program – Bridge Training Program

Job Readiness Clinic – 2 Days seminar_Jul 18 & 19, 2019 – New !

Introduction to Home-based Childcare Certificate Training_June 28 to Aug 16, 2019 

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Workshops and Training 

Canadian Workplace Culture_June 20, 2019 

Cashier Training Workshop_Jul 30, 2019 – New !

Internationally Educated Accountants – Access to the accounting profession in Ontario_Jun 20, 2019 

Join the Pros. Information Session about obtaining a career in Accounting_Jun 20, 2019 

Marketing Build the Best You_Jun 21, 2019 

PCPI invites you to attend an Information Session presented by m & K CPA’s LLP_Jun 26, 2019 

RBC Info [email protected] Scarborough Finch Ave YMCA_June 20, 2019 

Resume Critique One-on-One_Jul 02, 09, 16, 23 & 30, 2019 – New !

Starting a Business in Canada_Jun 12, 19 & 26, 2019 (Chinese) 

Starting a Business in Canada_Jun 12, 19 & 26, 2019 

The Immigrant Cafe for Immigrant Entrepreneurs & Small Business Owners_Every 2nd Thursday

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Webinar/ Online Training

Integrating Newcomers Program_Jul 11, 2019 – New !

Job Search Strategies and Techniques In Canada_Jun 27, 2019 – New !

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Funding Opportunities & Call for Proposals

RBC Arts Access Award – Nominations for the RBC Arts Access Award are open now!_Deadline_Jun 24, 2019 

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Funding Opportunities – Ongoing Call for Proposals

Career Focus Local and Regional Projects

Foreign Credential Recognition Program

Metcalf Foundation Opportunity Fund – improve the economic livelihoods of Toronto’s working poor

Multi-sectoral Partnerships to Promote Healthy Living and Prevent Chronic Disease

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Garden Activities/ Summer Garden 

Carefree Roses- Gloria Broks , Canadian Rose Judge_Jun 24, 2019 – New !

Downsview Park Stewardship – Food in the Park (Discovery Centre Location)_Jun 23, 2019 – New !

Scarborough Village Community Garden Invites you to help them grow food together – Garden Season starts in May and ends in Oct 

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Health

Program and Events

Saturday Yoga Class at The Hub Mid-Scarborough- Beginner Level 

Vaccine Information Sheet Influenza Vaccines for Children

Walk-In Counselling – Help of Children and Families When You Need it_Tuesdays

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Workshops and Training

Bridge to Mental Health Information Session- On-site & Online_Jul 03, 2019 – New !

Justice and Mental Health Workshop_Jun 26, 2019 – New !

Self-Empowerment – Mental Health Wellness Workshop_Jul 20, 2019 – New !

Understand & Tour a Long-term Care Home_Jun 26, 2019 (Mandarin) 

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News/Media Release/ Newsletters

Newsletters

Healthy & Whole – SCHC Newsletter_Summer 2019 – New !

Healthy & Whole – SCHC Newsletter_Spring 2019 

Healthy & Whole – SCHC Newsletter_Winter 2018-19

Keeping Current – the Settlement and Integration News Bulletin_Mar 2019 

TEQ LIP Newsletter Winter 2018-2019 Issue 

 

Media Release

Helping visa applicants apply the smart way – Launch of Canada’s visa information campaign in India_June 17, 2019 – New !

Launching 2 new pilots: Home Child Care Provider and Home Support Worker_June 15, 2019 – New !

Rural and Northern Immigration Pilot Takes Off – Eleven communities to attract newcomers to support middle-class jobs_June 14, 2019 – New !

Additional support provided to ease Toronto shelter pressures_May 09, 2019 

Canada announces new initiative to support LGBTQ2 refugees_Jun 01, 2019 

Canada introduces new measures for vulnerable individuals_May 31, 2019 

Canada removes all countries from the designated country of origin list_May 17, 2019

Creating Training and Job Opportunities in Eastern Ontario – Province supporting new training partnership in Prescott, Brockville and Gananoque_May 21, 2019 

Deadline closes in less than one month for caregivers_May 08, 2019 

Hamilton selected as a Welcoming Francophone Community_May 31, 2019 

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Research and Reports

Can’t Go it Alone – Immigration is Key to Canada’s Growth Strategy_May 2019

Connected Communities – Healthier Together_2017 Annual Report 

Helping Parents increase Emotional Intelligence – Therapy Changes Guide 

Human Sex Trafficking – Needs Assessment Report_Septmeber 2018 – New !

Immigrant Entrepreneurs as Job Creators – The Case of Canadian Private Incorporated Companies_April 2019

Improving Supports for Newcomers with Disabilities TEQ LIP – PGI Report_May 2019 

Rebalancing the Opportunity Equation – Final Report_May 2019 

Rebalancing the Opportunity Equation – Executive Summary_May 2019 

Report on Peel Newcomers_March 2019 

The Needs of Newcomer Youth and Emerging Best Practices to Meet Those Needs_by CERIS 

2018 Annual Report to Parliament on Immigration 

Labour Force Landscape 2017-18 – Local Labour Market Plan

Proposed Framework for a New Anti-Racism Strategy for Canada_Jan 2019 

Sex/gender analysis: Gender study finds overwork linked to higher risks of diabetes in women, not men

Stemming the Gray Tide_2018 – Job Seekers Focus Group Findings

Finding the Right Ingredients – Labour Market Considerations for Toronto’s Food & Beverage Processing Sector_Sep 2017

Results of the 2018 Street Needs Assessment Report

Sex/gender analysis: Gender study finds overwork linked to higher risks of diabetes in women, not men_Jul 2018

Stress Report – A snapshot of socioeconomic status, housing quality and crime across Toronto neighbourhoods_May 2019 

Stemming the Gray Tide – 2018_Understand the Lived Experiences of Toronto’s Employed – Research

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Services et annonces francophones/ Francophone Services and announcements

Franco – FÊTE de Toronto_July 5 – 7, 2019 

French Reading Circle_Jul 02, 2019 – New !

Test your French online according to the internationnal framework of reference – New !

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Services, Events & Programs for Refugees, Refugee Claimants, Sponsors & Primary care providers

Services and Info sessions for Sponsors/ Caregivers

Pre-Arrival – Info session for sponsors_Jun 25, 2019 

Pre-Arrival – Info session for sponsors_Jul 09, 2019 – New !

Refugee Housing Toronto; A time to share & learn, with and from each other_Jun 20, 2019 

The Canadian Centre for Refugee and Immigrant Health Care is Now Accepting Daytime Appointments

 

Services, programs and Info sessions for Refugees/ Refugee Claimants/ uninsured

Free Medical Clinic for uninsured_June 2019 Schedule 

Toronto Service Directory_Refugee Claimants – Toronto Coalition of Refugee houses and shelters_January 31 2019 

Toronto Service Directory_Refugee Claimants – Toronto South_January 31 2019 

Toronto Service Directory_Refugee Claimants – Toronto West_January 31 2019 

Toronto Service Directory_Refugee Claimants- Toronto East_January 31 2019 

Toronto Service Directory_Refugee Claimants- Toronto North_January 31 2019 

World Refugee Day Celebration Dinner by Matthew House Toronto_Jun 20, 2019 

World Refugee Day Gala by Jumpstart Refugee Talent_Jun 19, 2019 

World Refugee day Walk_Jun 20, 2019 – New !

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Settlement and Integration Support for Newcomers

Events/ Programs

Citizenship Test Preparation Class_Jun 25 – Jul 9, 2019 

Women Meeting Women – for Newcomer Women_May 16 & Jun 13, 2019 

Summer Programs

2019 Maker’ Camp – Technology, Design, Nature, Art, ports & Fun_Jul 9 – 16, 2019 – New !

Workshops and Training 

Don’t Get Scammed – CPA Canada Financial Literacy_Jun 27, 2019 – New !

Family Financial Series – Tax Audit in 2019 & Case Study_Jun 20, 2019 (Mandarin) 

Family Law – Divorce/ Separation, Custody/Alimony & Property’s Division_Jul 25, 2019 – New !

Journey Out of Debt_Jul 17, 2019 – New !

Landlord Engagement – Using the Ontario Standard Lease_Jul 04, 2019 – New !

Learn How to Use We Chat and Email_Jun 24, 2019 (Mandarin) 

Personal Finance – Don’t Get Scammed_Jun 27, 2019 – New ! 

Scarborough Tenant School – Free legal workshop for tenants_Jul 13 & 20, 2019 – New !

Summer Break Newcomer Orientation – Ontario Science Centre_Jun 29, 2019 

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Webinar/ Online Training

Your First Weeks In Canada_Jun 26, 2019 – New !

 

Training/ Workshops/ Events for Service Providers & Stakeholders

TYES Frontline Workers Training Series – Mentorship of MVP Youth 2019_Jun 21, 2019 – New !

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Online Training / Webinar/ Recorded Webinars

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Youth Programs and Services

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Agency Program Calendars

ACCES Employment Client Workshops Calendar_June 2019

ACCES Employment Client Workshops Calendar_July 2019

Agincourt Library Children Program Calendar_May & June 2019

Agincourt Library Event & Workshops Calendar_June 2019

Albert Campbell Library Client Workshops Calendar_June 2019

Centennial College Community Employment Services Workshops Calendar_June 2019

East Metro Youth Services – Newcomer Youth Program Calendar_June 2019

Morningside EarlyON Child & Family Centre Satellite Locations Workshops Calendar_June 2019

Morningside EarlyON Child & Family Centre Workshops Calendar_June 2019

PCPI Client Workshops Calendar_June 2019

The Hub Mid Scarborough Client Workshops Calendar_June 2019

VPI Client Workshops Calendar_June 2019

What’s Happening in Spring 2019 at MFRC – Adult & Family Programs & Services_Apr to Jun 2019

What’s Happening in Spring 2019 at MFRC – Newcomer Youth Programs_Apr to Jun 2019

YWCA JUMP Scarborough Client Workshops Calendar_June 2019

 

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