January 30: Community information session, Thunder Bay: Proposed Changes to Social Assistance

A discussion of recently proposed changes to social assistance and what these changes would mean for people receiving OW and ODSP.

Posted:
January 18, 2019
Article source:
Northwestern Ontario Women's Centre

February 28: Access to Justice for Trafficked Persons Legal Case Study Hack

This in-person networking and training meeting presented by the Canadian Council for Refugees will explore legal strategies for responding to trafficked persons cases.

Posted:
January 16, 2019
Article source:
Canadian Council for Refugees

Jan. 30 & 31: The California case against Monsanto and implications for health of Canadians

Canadian Environmental Law Association to co-host two events to learn about the precedent-setting California case against Monsanto (now Bayer).

Posted:
January 16, 2019
Article source:
Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA)

Jan. & Feb. 2019: Injured Workers in the World of Precarious Work: Advocacy and organized resistance

This is a series of seven weekly seminars for workers and advocates, starting January 22, 2019. Registration is free, register for the full series or for individual seminars.

Posted:
January 14, 2019
Article source:
Industrial Accident Victims' Group of Ontario (IAVGO)

February 20: Free session on Disability Tax Credit

A Canada Revenue Agency representative will talk about: new changes, eligibility, the process of applying, how to access, what to do if an application was denied, and more.

Posted:
January 10, 2019
Article source:
NOW

January 16: What's new with CLEO and with you in 2019?

PLE Learning Exchange Ontario invites you to join the next Community of Practice call on Wednesday, January 16, 2019, from 12 noon to 1 p.m. EST.

Posted:
January 03, 2019
Article source:
PLE Learning Exchange Ontario

Jan. 28, 30, 31: Citizenship Test Prep, Hamilton

This is a 3-day intensive session on what to expect, Canadian history, rights and responsibilities of citizens, and more.

Posted:
December 20, 2018
Article source:
Immigrants Working Centre

February 21: Tax Benefits For Indigenous Peoples

A representative from the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) will talk about tax benefits and credits for Indigenous peoples, and where to get help filing taxes.

Posted:
December 13, 2018
Article source:
Toronto Public Library

Jan., Feb., March 2019: 'Discover Canada' Citizenship Education Mentoring Circle

The Citizenship Mentoring Circle is a 10-session mentoring program whose aim is to help newcomers learn more about Canada. Several dates available.

Posted:
December 05, 2018
Article source:
Toronto Public Library

December 8: Just The Facts: Ontario's Sex Ed Curriculum

This is an expert panel, moderated discussion, and Q&A on just the facts: what are the differences between the old and new Ontario Sex Ed curricula?

Posted:
December 05, 2018
Article source:
Toronto Science Policy Network (TSPN)