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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event Newcomer Women's Support Group
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Agincourt

Newcomer women are invited to share and learn about one another's experiences in a welcoming environment. Participants will gain knowledge and discuss important issues relevant to newcomer women. For more information please c...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 16
Sat May 30
Icon of the event Power Of Attorney - Mandarin Workshop
Wed Jun 17, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

By making powers of attorney, people can plan ahead and be confident that their plans will be carried out. In this workshop, newcomers and community members can learn more about:...

Icon of the event Canadian Citizenship Preparation Classes
10:30 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Permanent Residents will learn how to prepare for the Citizenship Test by learning about: Canadian history, geography and the government system, rights and responsibilities of Citizens, Canadian symbols and language ability r...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 09
Icon of the event Understanding Your Credit Report & Credit Score
Sat Jul 04, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Anyone who has ever applied for a credit card, borrowed money to buy a car or a house or any other personal loan will have a credit report on file with a credit bureau. Attend this workshop and learn more about how this 3-dig...

Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Join us on Tuesdays to practice your English conversation skills. Improve your English speaking, listening and comprehension skills. For more detailed information and registration, please contact LSP worker Christine Valmes a...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 05
Tue May 12
Tue May 19
Tue May 26
Tue Jun 02
Icon of the event Settlement Services for Newcomers
9:00 am - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Settlement workers provide in person, one-on-one assistance to newcomer families with settlement-related issues. This is a co-sponsored program with Catholic Cross-Cultural Services.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 07
Thu May 14
Thu May 21
Thu May 28
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 Tamil Networking and Support Group
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Join us on Monday evenings and meet members of the community. Share your thoughts and experiences and get information from the Library Settlement Partnerships worker Dilani Kronemberg. To register contact Dilani at 647-296-73...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 04
Mon May 11
Mon May 18
Mon May 25
Mon Jun 01
Icon of the event Pronounce with Power
Mon May 25, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Agincourt

This accent reduction workshop is designed for newcomers, ESL students and anyone who wants to improve their English enunciation and pronunciation. The workshop will cover topics such as:...

Icon of the event Ontario Student Assistance Program (O.S.A.P) Information Session
Thu May 28, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Learn about eligibility and application process, loan amount, repayment and other financial assistance and student awards....