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TEQ LIP Newcomer Strategy Launch & Celebration

October 6th, 2017 by Administrator

TEQ LIP is pleased to announce and invite service providers and residents of Scarborough to the TEQ LIP Settlement Strategy 2017-2020 launch on November 22, 2017, 2.00pm – 4.00 pm.

We will also celebrate the achievements from 2012 to 2017 have interactive discussions during the day.

Venue: Centennial College Event Centre, Progress Campus

 

To register: https://teqlip2017launch.Eventbrite.ca

If you have any questions or need more information, feel free to contact Irmi Huftfless at 416 757 7010 x 214 or ihutfless@cathcrosscultural.org

 

 

 

 

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Immigrant Employment T.O. Day 2017

June 14th, 2017 by Administrator

IMMIGRANT EMPLOYMENT T.O. Day 2017

Inclusion * Learning * Celebration

“Scarborough Immigrant Employment and Health Recognition Awards”

  

The Toronto East Quadrant Local Immigration Partnership (TEQ LIP) in collaboration with Toronto Public Health (TPH) and University of Toronto Scarborough presented Immigrant Employment T.O. Day 2017– “Scarborough Immigrant Employment and Health Recognition Awards”.  The event held on Friday June 23rd, 2-4pm at the Agincourt Public Library, 155 Bonis Ave, Scarborough, ON M1T 3W6.

 

Immigrant Employment T.O. Day is held annually to celebrate the diverse opportunities developed by local businesses, residents and organizations to promote employment opportunities, skill building and labour market integration for newcomers, and to celebrate the skills and talents of immigrant professionals.

 

This year marks Canada’s 150th anniversary. To celebrate this milestone, Immigrant Employment T.O. Day 2017 in partnership with University of Toronto Scarborough’s 150 Neighbours Initiative recognized key individuals, local businesses and service organizations who have made outstanding contributions in supporting immigrants and newcomers in employment, health and well-being within the Scarborough community. 

 

 

 

 

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13th Month and Beyond

May 17th, 2017 by Administrator

The 13th Month and Beyond information and discussion session was another successful event this year. It brought together over 40 service providers, Toronto City services, refugee sponsors and other community groups to discuss current trends and opportunities for working together to ensure the continued settlement success of government assisted and privately sponsored refugees in Scarborough.

This session looked at lessons learned and ongoing challenges for Syrian and other resettled refugee families, discussed how to address needs and use learning to ensure settlement success for government and privately-sponsored refugees who are yet to arrive.

Date: June 08, 2017 from 1.00 pm to 4.30 pm

Venue: McGregor Park Community Centre, 2231 Lawrence Avenue East, Toronto, ON M1P 2P5 

 

For more information, please contact Matthew Klass:  416.757.7010 ext.218 /mklaas@cathocrosscultural.org

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Toronto Newcomer Day 2017

May 4th, 2017 by Administrator

Welcoming and Celebrating New Torontonians

Monday May 15, 2017 | 11:30 am – 3:30 pm | Nathan Phillips Square

@TONewcomer |  #TONewcomerDay

Nathan Phillips Square was filled with activities and entertainment where hundreds of newcomers gathered together to celebrate Toronto Newcomer Day 2017.

 

Newcomer Marketplace

Monday, May 15, 2015 | 11:30am – 3:30pm | Nathan Phillips Square

TEQ LIP has partnered with City of Toronto in celebrating Toronto Newcomer Day 2017 Newcomer Marketplace event. Support newcomer entrepreneurs by visiting our Newcomer Marketplace on Nathan Phillips Square where talented newcomer artists will display their work for sale.

There were 8 artists had their booth with their art work. This time the exhibition was held at the Nathan Phillips Square where the artists were allowed to sell their creative art works to interested parties.

 

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Francophone Community Services in Scarborough

April 5th, 2017 by Administrator

TEQ LIP Francophone Committee has created a directory of Francophone Community Services in Scarborough. Please click here to access the document.

This document lists community services that can be accessed in French in Scarborough. Some are Francophone agencies, other have a French-speaking staff position. One side is English, and the Other in French. It can be reference by service providers as well as community members seeking services.

Some agencies are based in Scarborough, others are based downtown and offer itinerant services in Scarborough, and some do not have fixed locations (i.e. sexual health info line). The document can be kept as a reference by front-line workers, at the reception of organizations, and bulleting boards. Print Page 2 and 3 of this PDF for the one-page reference in English and French.

If you know any other services or programs should be added to this list, please contact Matthew Klaas at mklaas@cathcrosscultural.org

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