Career Mentoring Speed Matching

Rubina Afsar Events, Settlement in the Community News

Career Mentoring Speed Matching Friday, September 28, 2018 From 6 pm to 8:30 pm at CultureLink (2340 Dundas St. W., Suite 301, Toronto, ON M6P 4A9) To register and participate in the event please check your eligibility and then send following details by email to rbhardwaj@culturelink.ca : Name: Email: Phone: Postal Code: Are you a Permanent Resident (PR) or a Convention …

Camping At Albion Hills: by Victor Gomes.

Abdi Settlement in the Community News

It wasn’t easy. Taking 40 newcomers and volunteers for 2 nights of camping in the Canadian wilderness. Certainly, it had its challenges; Twenty tents, 40 mattresses, five stoves, propane tanks, groceries, snacks—how would we get everything to the campground? How do you prepare 40 people who have never been camping with all the skills they would need to get started? We …

Newcomers meet Canadian wilderness

Abdi Settlement in the Community News

Rouge National Urban Park is the country’s first national urban park — a landscape encompassing historic farms, century-old trees, peaceful meadows and lush wetlands. In order for newcomer youth to develop life skills, social competencies, and resiliency, on July 11th, 2018, CulureLink, ParkBus and Parks Canada worked together to invite newcomer youth to have the joys and benefits of exploring …

Training at Work

GWalsh Settlement in the Community News

A 25 years old client, knew some English, had lived in a completely different culture and country all his life and had worked as a music teacher back home. He wondered how he would find a job in his new home. He couldn’t work in the music teaching field due to language and certification barriers, so he started looking for …