December 7: Basic Income Pilot Forum

When: Wednesday, December 7, 2016, 6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Where: Hearth Room, Trinity United Church Annex, 74 Frederick St., Kitchener

This will be a discussion of key points of the proposed design of the pilot project to understand more and contribute to the public consultation in January.  

Posted:
December 06, 2016
Article source:
Social Planning Council of Kitchener-Waterloo

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