June 15 & 16: Harm Reduction 101

When: June 15 and June 16, 2017, 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Where: Regent Park Community Centre, 402 Shuter Street, Toronto

This is a free workshop with topics including Housing, Indigenous People and HR, Stigma, STIs, Overdose prevention, Working with Lived Experience.

Posted:
June 14, 2017

City of Toronto invites residents to share their views on regulation of short-term accommodation rentals

You're invited to share your views at meetings on March 28 and April 12, and residents can also fill out an online survey to provide their views on the proposed regulations.

Posted:
March 27, 2017

Community Consultations Concerning Supervised Injection Services in Downtown Toronto

You can find out more about community consultations on the proposed supervised injection sites at the link below. You can also complete a survey where you can share your concerns and ideas.

Posted:
April 11, 2016

Bylaw enforcement for 'Not Enough Heat' in building and other vital services, Toronto

The City of Toronto has information on this web page on what to do when there are problems with your heat and other vital services.

Posted:
November 25, 2015

Call For Proposals: Toronto Homelessness Research Symposium

The Call for Proposals deadline for submissions to the Toronto Homelessness Research Symposium is Friday, July 31, 2015.

Posted:
July 03, 2015

Rooming House Review - Survey

The City of Toronto is embarking on a review to address issues related to rooming houses. This survey is one method of gathering feedback from the public.

Posted:
April 21, 2015

Take the Toronto Poverty Reduction Strategy survey

The City of Toronto is developing a poverty reduction strategy and is asking for your input on a survey, open until March 20, 2015.

Posted:
March 18, 2015

January 28: Employment Standards Act Information Session

When: Wednesday, January 28, 2015, 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Where: Community room, Golden Mile Employment & Social Services, 1880 Eglinton Ave. East, Toronto

Registration: Call Linda Kwong at 416-397-5060 to register, or visit toronto.ca/ecportal.

This info session will cover basic employment standards (overtime pay rate, vacation pay, termination pay), how to calculate public holiday pay, EI, and more.

Posted:
January 07, 2015

January 16: Open Dialogue sessions on supporting new immigrants

Date: Thursday, January 16, 2014

What time:

  • 9:30 a.m. to noon: Permanent Resident Voting in Municipal Elections
  • 1:30 to 4 p.m.: Newcomer Access to City Services

Where: The 519 Church Street Community Centre, 519 Church St., 2nd Floor Auditorium

The City of Toronto and OCASI will host two Open Dialogue sessions on a variety of social issues affecting our communities and invite community members, including Councillors, staff, and community agencies.

Posted:
January 14, 2014

City of Toronto's Close the Housing Gap campaign

The City of Toronto's Close the Housing Gap campaign aims to persuade the federal and provincial governments to keep funding social housing at existing levels and provide funding for social housing repairs.

Posted:
November 07, 2013

City mailed rent reduction notices to landlords of 3,852 Toronto properties with tax reductions

The City of Toronto informs landlords and tenants how much rents can be reduced if the landlord's property tax has been reduced by 2.49% from one year to the next.

Posted:
October 01, 2013

Close the Housing Gap social housing campaign launched in Toronto

The City of Toronto and Toronto Community Housing (TCH) have launched Close the Housing Gap, an advocacy campaign to persuade the federal and provincial governments to continue funding social housing at existing levels and provide new, long-term funding for social housing capital repairs.

Posted:
June 24, 2013

March 4: Public symposium focuses on poverty, housing, and homelessness

Date March 4, 2011
Time 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Where Council Chamber, Toronto City Hall, 100 Queen St. W.

The City of Toronto, Toronto Board of Trade, and United Way Toronto will host a symposium on the anniversary of the Senate report "In From the Margins: A Call to Action on Poverty, Housing and Homelessness."

Posted:
March 03, 2011