Resources - Vietnamese

This resource has information about programs and services available to Ontario's seniors. Topics covered include: 

  • Active Living
  • Caregiving
  • Finances
  • Health and Wellness
  • Housing
  • Long-Term Care Homes
  • Safety and Security
  • Transportation
  • Key Contacts
  • Ontario Government I.D.

It is available in English, French, and 14 other languages. You can order a hard copy from the Ontario Government, or look at individual chapters in English here.

Available in:
English, français (français), Arabic (عربي ), Chinese (中文), Farsi/Persian (پارسی ), Gujarati (ગુજરાતી), Italian (Italiana), Korean (한국어/조선말), Polish (język polski), Portuguese (português ), Punjabi (ਪੰਜਾਬੀ ), Russian (русский ), Spanish (español), Tamil (தமிழ்), Urdu (اردو), Vietnamese (tiếng Việt)
Produced In:
2019
Format:
Booklet/PDF, Web

This one-page poster provides a summary of some rights and responsibilities under the Employment Standards Act. It has brief, basic information on hours of work, rest periods, overtime pay, minimum wage, paydays, vacation time and pay, public holidays, leaves of absence, and termination notice and pay.

Available in:
English, français (français), Arabic (عربي ), Chinese (中文), Hindi (हिन्दी ), Portuguese (português ), Punjabi (ਪੰਜਾਬੀ ), Spanish (español), Tagalog/Filipino (Tagalog/Filipino), Tamil (தமிழ்), Thai (ภาษาไทย ), Urdu (اردو), Vietnamese (tiếng Việt)
Produced In:
2019
Format:

This know-your-rights guide is for non-U.S. citizens coming to Canada from the United States to make a refugee claim. It has four sections:

  • Coming by a port of entry
  • Making a refugee claim at a port of entry
  • Entering Canada somewhere other than at a regular port of entry
  • Protecting yourself
Available in:
English, français (français), Amharic (Amharic), Arabic (عربي ), Chinese (中文), Farsi/Persian (پارسی ), Haitian Creole (kreyòl ayisyen), Kurdish (Sorani) (Kurdish (Sorani)), Punjabi (ਪੰਜਾਬੀ ), Somali (Afsoomaali), Spanish (español), Tagalog/Filipino (Tagalog/Filipino), Tamil (தமிழ்), Tigryna (Tigryna), Twi (Twi), Urdu (اردو), Vietnamese (tiếng Việt)
Produced by:
No One Is Illegal
Produced In:
2017
Format:

Produced by Metro Toronto Chinese and Southeast Asian Legal Clinic, this brochure's contents are based on "Police Powers: Stop and Searches" produced by Community Legal Education of Ontario and on the OIPRD's online (www.oiprd.on.ca) "How to Make a Complaint."

Available in:
English, Chinese (中文), Vietnamese (tiếng Việt)
Produced In:
2016
Format:

This booklet explains family class sponsorship for people who want to sponsor relatives to come and live in Canada. 

Available in:
English, Chinese (中文), Vietnamese (tiếng Việt)
Produced In:
2014
Format:

The Long-Term Care Action Line is a service to hear concerns and complaints from persons receiving service from Long-Term Care Homes and Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs). The Action Line offers service in English and French. A fact sheet is available in 19 languages.

Available in:
English, français (français), Arabic (عربي ), Chinese (中文), Farsi/Persian (پارسی ), German (Deutsch), Greek (Ελληνικά), Italian (Italiana), Korean (한국어/조선말), Oji-Cree (ᐊᓂᔑᓂᓂᒧᐏᐣ), Polish (język polski), Portuguese (português ), Punjabi (ਪੰਜਾਬੀ ), Russian (русский ), Spanish (español), Tagalog/Filipino (Tagalog/Filipino), Tamil (தமிழ்), Urdu (اردو), Vietnamese (tiếng Việt)
Produced In:
2013
Format:

This brochure covers these topics as they affect tenants:

  • Housing is a human right - you have the right to equal treatment in housing without discrimination and harassment
  • Where do housing rights apply? The Code applies to every part of buying or renting housing
  • Choosing tenants - The Code says what landlords can ask when choosing tenants
  • If you need accommodation for a disability or special need
  • When your need affects others - balancing the needs of all tenants
  • When the Code does not apply
  • To make a human rights complaint

The brochure is available in video in American Sign Language on the English and French websites.

Available in:
English, français (français), Arabic (عربي ), Chinese (中文), Italian (Italiana), Korean (한국어/조선말), Portuguese (português ), Punjabi (ਪੰਜਾਬੀ ), Somali (Afsoomaali), Spanish (español), Tagalog/Filipino (Tagalog/Filipino), Tamil (தமிழ்), Vietnamese (tiếng Việt)
Produced In:
2011
Format:

This booklet suggests action steps to increase safety for women at risk of being abused by their partners. There are detailed instructions on creating an emergency escape plan. Also included is a section on children's safety planning.

Available in:
English, français (français), Arabic (عربي ), Chinese (中文), Hindi (हिन्दी ), Italian (Italiana), Portuguese (português ), Punjabi (ਪੰਜਾਬੀ ), Spanish (español), Tagalog/Filipino (Tagalog/Filipino), Urdu (اردو), Vietnamese (tiếng Việt)
Produced In:
2010
Format:

This web site has information about the Canada Learning Bond, Canada Education Savings Grants, and Registered Education Savings Plans, which are intended to help parents save for their children's education after high school.

Available in:
English, français (français), Arabic (عربي ), Chinese (中文), Farsi/Persian (پارسی ), Korean (한국어/조선말), Oji-Cree (ᐊᓂᔑᓂᓂᒧᐏᐣ), Portuguese (português ), Punjabi (ਪੰਜਾਬੀ ), Somali (Afsoomaali), Spanish (español), Tagalog/Filipino (Tagalog/Filipino), Tamil (தமிழ்), Urdu (اردو), Vietnamese (tiếng Việt)
Produced by:
SmartSAVER
Produced In:
2010
Format:
Web

This brochure explains tenants' rights related to leases and tenancy agreements, evictions, and repairs and maintenance. It includes information on guidelines for rent increases.

Available in:
English, français (français), Arabic (عربي ), Chinese (中文), Dari (دری ), Farsi/Persian (پارسی ), Gujarati (ગુજરાતી), Hindi (हिन्दी ), Italian (Italiana), Japanese (日本語), Korean (한국어/조선말), Portuguese (português ), Russian (русский ), Somali (Afsoomaali), Spanish (español), Tamil (தமிழ்), Urdu (اردو), Vietnamese (tiếng Việt)
Produced In:
2007
Format:
Booklet/PDF