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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event Citizenship Mentoring - Spring Session
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

A 10-session mentoring program for newcomers covering all the topics in "Discovering Canada" the citizenship book. In partnership with Citizenship and Immigration Canada, CultureLink and Toronto Public Library.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 12
Tue May 19
Tue May 26
Tue Jun 02
Tue Jun 09
Icon of the event Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP)
Ongoing event running from Thu Sep 18, 2014 - Wed Sep 30, 2015
Lillian H. Smith

New to Canada? Need information on employment, housing, language learning, schools & other topics? Talk to the Settlement Worker in this library....

Icon of the event Old Age Security - Mandarin Workshop
Wed May 27, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Newcomers and community members can learn more about the Old Age Security & Guaranteed Income Supplement. They will also learn more about the application process, eligibility as well as allowances amount....

Icon of the event Meet a Settlement Counselor on Thursday
Ongoing event running from Thu Apr 02, 2015 - Thu Jun 30, 2016
Cedarbrae

Karuna T. Wimalasuriya, Agincourt Community Services Association (Ph: 416-292-6912) provides settlement services to new immgrants on Thursdays from 2 pm to 4 pm.

Icon of the event Looking for
Tue May 26, 2015 | 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Cedarbrae

Celebrating Immigrant Employment Week, an employment specialist from East Scarborough Storefront will talk about: general resume guidelines, including do's and don't's; common errors; job search strategies and different style...

Icon of the event Newcomer Programs at Steeles
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Steeles

An information program with The Cross-Cultural Community Services Association for newcomers in Chinese. Call branch for details.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 24
Icon of the event Canadian Citizenship Preparation Sessions
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cedarbrae

Complete sessions only in six days on Tuesdays, April 28th, May 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th & June 2nd from 5pm to 6:30pm....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 12
Tue May 19
Tue May 26
Tue Jun 02
Icon of the event Employers Expectation of Newcomers
Wed Jun 03, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Learn what Canadian employers want, how to bring value to an employer, and what 'soft skills' are. Find out how to gain Canadian work experience. In partnership with Citizenship and Immigration Canada, YMCA and Toronto Public...

Icon of the event Sanderson Youth Hub - Volunteer Opportunity
Ongoing event running from Thu Jan 01, 2015 - Tue Jun 30, 2015
Sanderson

The Sanderson Youth Hub offers free homework help for students in grades 7-10. We are looking for volunteer tutors who can provide positive encouragement and relate well to teens, which includes newcomers to Toronto. The comm...

Icon of the event Services for Newcomers Age 55 & Over on Mondays
Ongoing event running from Mon Jun 16, 2014 - Mon Jun 27, 2016
Cedarbrae

Farhana Jogiat, Catholic Crosscultural Services (Ph: 416-266-7200 Ext 201) provides one-on-one settlement services to newcomers age 55 and over on Mondays from 1 to 5pm. She can speak English, Gujarati, Urdu and Hindi and hel...