Spring brings Newcomers together at Mimico Centennial Library

Tanya Settlement in the Community News, Workshops and Group Sessions

The neighbourhood public library is a critical resource for newcomers to Canada. The Library Settlement Partnership (LSP) program established in 2008, brought CultureLink settlement workers to work in the libraries assisting newcomer clients regardless of their immigration status and engaging them in all aspects of Canadian life. Variety of information sessions based on the needs of the newcomer community were …

5th Annual Toronto Newcomer Day

Tanya Settlement in the Community News

CultureLink participated in the 5th annual Toronto Newcomer Day held at Nathan Phillips Square and City Hall on May 16. Toronto Newcomer Day is an annual celebration to officially welcome newcomers to Toronto, celebrate and acknowledge their contributions to the city. The one-day event included a formal stage program, an information fair, a citizenship ceremony, and many other interactive activities. …

Networking / Mentoring event on Saturday, February 16th

Rubina Afsar Settlement in the Community News

CCMP (Community Connections Mentorship Program) had a very successful Networking / Mentoring event over the weekend in Scarborough. Participating mentors represented a vast array of industries, such as Mining, Accounting, Information Technology, Architecture, Law, Aeronautical Design,  Nursing, Real Estate, Business Administration, E-commerce, Executive Coaching and Retail participated in the event. Their experiences ranged from managers to business owners to vice-president …

Sankofa LGBTQ2S Program

Naadiya Sharmarke Settlement in the Community News, Youth News, Youth Zone

Attention LGBTQ2S Newcomer Youth age 13 -29 years old!! Are you interested in making new friends, learn leadership and life skills?’  Come and join our interactive workshops!! Where: CultureLink Children & Youth Centre 3535 Dundas St West Intersection: Jane/Dundas