May 19: Injured workers' meeting for GTA

Date May 19, 2010
Time 6:30 p.m.
Where OISE Building (Ontario Institute for Studies in Education), 252 Bloor St West (St. George Subway), Room 2214

This is an injured workers' public meeting for the Greater Toronto Region, with information, action, and satire.

Posted:
May 11, 2010
Article source:
Injured Workers' Consultants (IWC)

June 1: Injured Workers' Day observance

Date June 1, 2010
Time 11 a.m.
Where Queen's Park, Toronto, in front of the Ontario Legislative Assembly building (Queen's Park subway station)

This is the 27th anniversary observance of Injured Workers' Day.

Posted:
May 11, 2010
Article source:
Injured Workers' Consultants (IWC)

May 26: Workshop on rehabilitation of torture survivors

Date May 26, 2010
Time 9 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Where Canadian Centre for Victims of Torture, 194 Jarvis Street, 2nd Floor, Toronto

This is one of a series of workshops for service providers, school staff, and settlement workers.

Posted:
May 11, 2010
Article source:

May 6: Community hearing on Bill C11, the Refugee Reform Bill

Date May 6, 2010
Time 7 p.m.
Where Room RCC 204, Rogers Communication Centre, Ryerson University, 80 Gould St. (northeast corner of Gould and Church)

This is a community public hearing on proposed changes to Canada's refugee determination system and the potential impact on refugee claimants.

Posted:
April 29, 2010
Article source:
Canadian Council for Refugees

May 3: Community Dialogue on Opposing Bill 94

Date May 3, 2010
Time 6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Where Thomas Lounge in the Ryerson Students' Centre, 55 Gould St., Toronto

Bill 94 is legislation proposed to the Quebec National Assembly that would deny access to essential services and employment to Muslim women who wear a niqab (or a face veil).

Posted:
April 28, 2010
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April 30: Take Two Minutes for Housing!

Date April 30, 2010
Time All day

The Housing Network of Ontario is asking everyone to call their MPP on April 30, urging them to take "bold action to address our housing crisis."

Posted:
April 27, 2010
Article source:
Housing Network of Ontario (HNO)

May 28 Webinar on Reporting Peer to Peer Violence in Schools

Date May 28, 2010
Where Online

This webinar provides an overview of Bill 157, the new legislation that creates obligations to report and respond to serious incidents in Ontario schools.

Posted:
April 26, 2010
Article source:
CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)

May 26: Low-Income Energy Network annual conference

Date May 26, 2010
Time 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Where Thomas Lounge, Oakham House, 63 Gould Street, Toronto

There is no registration fee for the conference and lunch will be provided, but we ask that you register as soon as possible so that we can order the right amount of food. Space is limited. Preference will be given to those who register by May 18, 2010.

Posted:
April 22, 2010
Article source:
Low-Income Energy Network (LIEN)

May 17-18: 25 in 5 Network Leadership Assembly

Date May 17, 2010 to May 18, 2010
Time Monday, May 17, 5:30 p.m., Tuesday, May 18, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where Ramada Plaza, 300 Jarvis Street (at Carlton), Toronto

25 in 5 Network for Poverty Reduction is hosting a Leadership Assembly with representatives from across the province to mark the first anniversary of the Poverty Reduction Act and to plan our next steps to tackle poverty in Ontario.

Posted:
April 15, 2010
Article source:
25 in 5 Network for Poverty Reduction

April 8: Refugee Reform: Implications for Refugees and Asylum Seekers

Time 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Where Munk Centre, Room 108N, University of Toronto, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto

This is a panel discussion on reform in the refugee claim system and its potential effects on refugees and asylum seekers.

Posted:
April 06, 2010
Article source: