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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event Youth Hub
Ongoing event running from Mon Jul 06, 2015 - Wed Aug 19, 2015
Sanderson

What are you doing after school? Are you in grades 7-12? Need help with homework? Want to play Wii, PS3 or Xbox or other games? Tutors are here to help you. Laptops are available for research and homework. Drop in to the Yout...

Icon of the event Senior Benefits (Mandarin)
Wed Jul 15, 2015 | 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Bridlewood

Part of the LSP Monthly Newcomer Seniors' Group (in Mandarin), this sessions will provide information on Old Age Security, senior drug benefit, senior housing, home care and nursing home, and senior recreation....

Icon of the event Canada: My New Home
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Centennial

This Library Settlement program run by the YMCA Newcomer Information Center invites all newcomers to share in the discovery of their new country and culture. Come and participate in discussions about Canada. PLease note this...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jun 01
Wed Jun 03
Mon Jun 08
Wed Jun 10
Mon Jun 15
Icon of the event Senior Housing (Mandarin)
Wed Aug 19, 2015 | 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Bridlewood

As part of the LSP Monthly Newcomers Seniors' Group (in Mandarin), information about different housing choices available to seniors. Learn about eligibility and application for subsidized or non-subsidized senior housing....

Icon of the event Canada: My New Home-Steps to English Fluency
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Centennial

This Library Settlement program run by the YMCA Newcomer Information Center invites all newcomers to share, in the form of discussions, different topics about Canadian life, culture and traditions. Come and join our conversat...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jun 02
Thu Jun 04
Tue Jun 09
Thu Jun 11
Tue Jun 16
Icon of the event Healthy Food and Nutrition (Mandarin)
Tue Sep 08, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Bridlewood

Part of the LSP Monthly Newcomer Seniors' Group (in Mandarin), learn healthy eating habits from the Canadian Food Guide....

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 Jul 22
Wed Aug 26
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Bridlewood

Weekly 2-hour sessions for newcomers to practice listening & speaking English and improve communication skills....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 03
Wed Jul 08
Wed Jul 15
Wed Jul 22
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 Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP)
Ongoing event running from Tue Sep 01, 2015 - Thu Dec 31, 2015
Centennial

New to Canada? Need Information on employment, housing, language learning, schools and other topics. Speak to the LSP worker in this Branch....