October 12: Overview of Canadian Law Free Legal Workshop

When: Thursday, October 12, 2017, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Where: Ebenezer United Church, 5000 Steeles Ave. East, Markham

A lawyer will provide direction on how to obtain legal advice and will answer questions. This workshop will be conducted in English with a Mandarin translator.

Posted:
August 18, 2017
Article source:
Ebenezer United Church

September 21: A Rights-Based Approach to Poverty Elimination

When: Thursday, September 21, 2017, 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. EDT

Where: Sheridan Conference Centre, 1430 Trafalgar Road, Oakville, ON L6H 2L1 

This is a full-day session of "learning and reflection on what it means to lead with a human-rights based approach in poverty elimination work."

Posted:
August 17, 2017
Article source:
Halton Community Legal Services

August 24: Basic Income Information Session - Brantford

When: Thursday, August 24, 2017, 6:45 p.m. for a 7 p.m. start

Where: Brantford Civic Centre, 69-79 Market Street South, Brantford, ON N3S 2E4 

There will be a short presentation about the OBIP by Karen Glass, Assistant Deputy Minister, Poverty Reduction Strategy Division, followed by a question and answer session.

Posted:
August 11, 2017
Article source:
Ontario Ministry of Community and Social Services

August 22: Basic Income Information Session, Thunder Bay

When: Tuesday, August 22, 2017, 6:45 p.m. for 7 p.m. start, 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Where: West Thunder Community Centre, 915 Edward St. South, Thunder Bay, ON P7E 6R2 

You are invited to join the Ministry of Community and Social Service in for an information session on the Ontario Basic Income Pilot. 

Posted:
August 03, 2017
Article source:
Ontario Ministry of Community and Social Services

Automne 2017: Groupes de soutien pour femmes francophones

SFC Ottawa offre deux groupes de soutien pour femmes francophones ayant vécu de la violence d'un partenaire et/ou d'un enfant adulte.

Posted:
July 26, 2017
Article source:
Catholic Family Service Ottawa

August 8 & 9: Respecting rights workshops, Ottawa

When:

  • Workshop 1: Tuesday, August 8, 2017, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Workshop 2: Wednesday, August 9, 2017, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Where: Vanier Community Services Centre, 290 Dupuis, Ottawa  K1L 1A2

To register: Contact Josée at 613-255-3315 OR Natalie natalina.r.spagnuolo@gmail.com

These workshops, sponsored by Advocacy Network of Eastern Ontario (DANEO) and Connecting Ottawa, are free but space is limited, so please register.  

Posted:
July 24, 2017
Article source:
Connecting Ottawa/Connexion Ottawa

July 24: Overdose Awareness & Prevention Workshop

When: Monday, July 24, 2017, 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Where: You will be informed of the exact location when you register.

To register: walter@canadianharmreduction.com

This workshop is being presented by the Canadian Harm Reduction Network (CHRN) for front-line & peer workers at a downtown Toronto / central location.

Posted:
July 17, 2017
Article source:
Canadian Harm Reduction Network

September 14: Employment Law Free Legal Workshop

When: Thursday, September 14, 2017, 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Where: Ebenezer United Church, 5000 Steeles Ave. East, Markham 

To register: 905-477-4365 or ebenezer5000@gmail.com

This session will provide an overview of the legislation that applies to the Ontario workplace and the relationship between employers and employees.

Posted:
July 14, 2017
Article source:
Settlement.Org

August 10: Landlord Tenant Law Free Legal Workshop

When: Thursday, August 10, 2017, 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Where: Ebenezer United Church, 5000 Steeles Ave. East, Markham

To register: 905-477-4365 or ebenezer5000@gmail.com

This session will provide an overview of the rights and responsibilities of landlords and tenants in Ontario.

Posted:
July 14, 2017
Article source:
Settlement.Org

July 13: Free legal workshop on overview of Canadian law

When: Thursday, July 13, 2017, 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Where: Ebenezer United Church, 5000 Steeles Ave. East, Markham, Ontario

A lawyer will provide direction on how to obtain legal advice if required and will answer questions concerning the legal system. In English with translation into Mandarin.

Posted:
June 29, 2017
Article source:
Settlement.Org