General Orientation to Canada

The first months in Canada can be challenging and exciting. This session will cover some “dos” and “don’ts” plus lots of “how to” topics for life. We’ll try to manage your expectations. We will help you think about short term and long term goals so that you can build a stable and fulfilling life in […]

Program for Russian Speaking Newcomer Seniors in York Region

Schwartz reisman JCC 9600 Bathurst St., Vaughan, Ontario, Canada

We invite newcomer seniors who are Russian-speaking and Jewish to join us for fun, learning, music, socializing, physical activity, and lunch. This program is run in partnership with Bernard Betel Centre and the Schwartz-Reisman JCC. When: Thursdays May 9 & 23, 2024 Time: 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM Any questions, email Revi:  

Jumpstart: Network to Successful Employment

JUMPSTART TWO PART SERIES Part 1 “Network to Successful Employment” on May 23 at Lipa Green. Part 2 “Speed Mentoring” on June 19 at Schwartz Reisman Centre. PART 1: NETWORK TO SUCCESSFUL EMPLOYMENT 80% of hirings are done through networking, not from sending resumes online. Join us to find out how you can leverage your […]

TG2K – Summer Jobs and Volunteering

We invite you to join us for a: Session on Summer Jobs and Volunteering When: Sunday, May 26, 2024 Where: Details will be shared soon (location accessible by TTC) What: We will have a session facilitated by JVS covering topics like: how to get summer jobs and volunteering opportunities, where to search, how to apply, and more! *Lunch […]

Education Information Session: “High School”

This program is for parents who are signing up their children for high school (grades 9-12). It will cover the following key points:– General information about high schools in Ontario– ESL (English as a Second Language)– Course options– Required credits– Parent-Teacher interviews– Extra-curricular activities– Guidance counselling– Other free programs for students Register:

English Conversation Circles, Spring (ECC) 

English Conversation Circles, Spring Session (ECC)  Join one of our many groups with other newcomers and participate in weekly discussions led by a facilitator to practice your English conversation skills in a friendly, informal, and supportive online environment. You will be placed in a group based on your English language level. Groups are offered on […]

Navigating Healthcare Information Session

Do you have questions about Canada’s Health System? Join this information session to learn about how to access health services, including finding a primary care provider and the different care providers and services available to you (i.e. community pharmacist, gynecologist). Register Here:

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