December 13 & 14: Harm Reduction 101 Workshop

When: Tuesday & Wednesday, December 13 & 14, 2016, 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Where: Regent Park Community Centre, 402 Shuter St., Toronto

Contact: 416-338-7600 option 1, or email publichealth@toronto.ca

This is a free two-day workshop presented by Toronto Harm Reduction Alliance and Toronto Public Health.

Posted:
December 01, 2016
Article source:
Canadian Harm Reduction Network

December 2: Join ARCH to Celebrate the International Day of Persons with Disabilities

When: Friday, December 2, 2016. Book signing 1:30 – 2:30 p.m, Room 303. Presentation, 3 – 5 p.m., Room 310

Where: Metro Hall, 55 John Street (at King Street West), Toronto

ARCH Disability Law Centre invites you to celebrate the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, featuring a discussion and book launch.

Posted:
November 30, 2016
Article source:
ARCH Disability Law Centre

December 12: Access to housing in the context of domestic violence

When: Monday, December 12, 1 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Where: Waverly Library Auditorium,  285 Red River Rd., Thunder Bay

RSVP to reserve a seat: 345-7802 or goodfoodbox@tbaytel.net

The purpose of this session is to discuss the Special Priority Policy (SPP) and the new Portable Housing Benefit (PHB) as it applies to women leaving abusive partners.

Posted:
November 30, 2016
Article source:
Northwestern Ontario Women's Centre

Dec. 2: Intersections of Access: HIV/AIDS Service Organizations & Disability Service Organizations

When: Friday, December 2, 2016 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. ET

Where: Online

This webinar will explore some of the gaps between the HIV and disability service sectors and will raise issues to consider in bridging these gaps.

Posted:
November 30, 2016
Article source:
Canadian Working Group on HIV and Rehabilitation (CWGHR)

December 5: Helping your clients find good legal information, OCAD

When: Monday, December 5, 2016, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Where: OCAD - 113 McCaul Street, 5th floor, Room 525 (Walk through foodcourt at The Grange and go up elevators to 5th floor, 10-minute walk from St. Patrick Station.

To register: Michelle Cader michelle.cader@cleo.on.ca

A workshop presented by CLEO to help you help your clients when they face a legal issue.

Posted:
November 25, 2016
Article source:
CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)

Register now for November 30 Webinar on Probationary Periods

When: Wednesday, November 30, 2016, 12:30 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. ET

Where: Online

This webinar covers the basic, but often poorly understood, rules around probationary periods.

Posted:
November 21, 2016
Article source:
Downtown Legal Services

November 24: Ottawa Police Service invites you to hear about Traffic Stop Race Data Collection Project (TSRDCP)

When: Thursday, November 24, 2016, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Where: Ottawa Conference and Event Centre, 200 Coventry Rd., Ottawa

Posted:
November 18, 2016
Article source:
Ottawa Police Service

November 18: National Housing Day of Action

When: Friday, November 18, 2016, 12 p.m. – 2 p.m. EST

Where: Queen's Park (outside front steps), 111 Wellesley St W, Toronto

The National Housing Day of Action event in Toronto takes place Friday, November 18, at Queen's Park.

Posted:
November 15, 2016
Article source:
Ontario Project for Interclinic Community Organizing (OPICCO)

December 2: Lunch & Learn / Dîner - Causerie: Trauma Informed Care Approach In Social and Legal Services

When: December 2, 2016, 12 p.m. - 1 p.m.

Where: Catholic Centre for Immigrants, 219 Argyle Ave, Room 114, Ottawa

This month, Connecting Ottawa's Lunch & Learn will be revisiting this year's conference topic of trauma-informed care.

Posted:
November 14, 2016
Article source:
Connecting Ottawa/Connexion Ottawa

November 23: Parkdale Tenants Speak Out

Many people in Parkdale rent units in small buildings and houses and are threatened with eviction. This event is an opportunity to hear their stories and support them in their struggle.

Posted:
November 10, 2016
Article source:
Parkdale Community Legal Services