Upcoming Events

This page centralizes information including links to upcoming events, workshops, employment opportunities, resources and information on different initiatives happening across Scarborough and Torontowide. Please click  the category below to access relevant information or scroll down to read further.

 

Canada 150th Anniversary Celebration – New Section!

Come Share Your Canadian Stories – at Malvern Library 

Commemorating Canada’s 150th Anniversary in Scarborough – 150 Neighbours 

Our Journey: An Art Map of Canadian Identity @ Spadina Museum_Feb 04 to Dec 31, 2017 

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Civic Engagement, Nominations & Call for Participation 

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Community Events/ Games/ Fun Activities

Backpack Giveaway for Newcomers_Sep 07, 2017 – New !

Cultural Summer Camp 

EarthPLAY’s Pop-up Adventure Playgrounds – Partnership Opportunity for Community Agencies_Contact for Details 

Field Trip – Ontario Science Centre_Aug 18, 2017 

Mid-Autumn Moon Festival Gala_Sep 30, 2017 – New !

Scarborough AFRO-CARIB Fest_Aug 26-27, 2017 – New !

Scarborough Village Summer Festival – 3600 Kingston Road_Aug 26, 2017 

Summer Basketball Camp – Boys & Girls_Grade 4 to 9_Aug 11 to Aug 12, 2017 – New !

Summer Movie Night_Aug 11, 2017 

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Community NewsAnnouncements 

Benefits and Credits Available to You – File Your Taxes every Year 

Come Share Your Canadian Stories – at Malvern Library 

Green Screen – Studio Space – Media Production Room with State of the Art Equipment 

Mentorship Program for Newcomers to Canada at the Storefront 

Ontario Making Child Care More Accessible and Affordable for Families – New Investment Will Help 100,000 More Children Access Licensed Child Care 

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Employment

Job Contracts / Employment  Opportunities

Attridge Transportation Hiring Event – Looking for School Bus Drivers_Aug 11, 2017 – New !

Eggspectation – Restaurant – Cafe & Bar – Hiring Event_Aug 5, 2017 – New !

Job Fair for Youth 18-29 currently on Probation or Parole_Oct 26, 2017 

Robert Half Job Fair_Aug 23, 2017 – New !

Senior’s Poverty Animator Network – Apply to be a SPAN Animator 

T&T Job Fair_Aug 25, 2017 – New !

Total Credit Recovery Limited Hiring Event_Aug 09, 2017 – New !

VHA Home Health Care Hiring Event_Aug 18, 2017 – New !

YMCA Job Fair_Feb 09, 2017 – New !

 

Job Posting

 

Volunteer Opportunities

Become a Mentor with Seneca Employment Services – Scarborough

Bike Host Program – Volunteer Recruitment 

Join BBNC’s Seniors Outreach Ambassador Team_Aged 50 plus

Hospice Volunteer Recruitment_July 2017 – Need tamil and Mandarin speaking volunteers – New !

Mentorship Program – Mentors Needed – New !

Peer Leader Facilitator Recruitment – Diabetes Prevention Program 

Recruiting Seniors or Adults as SPAN Animators – BBNC SPAN 

TPL Youth Hub Volunteer Recruitment 

Volunteer Opportunity at Toronto Public Library 

Volunteer Opportunity with CNIB’s GTA Foundation 

Volunteering/ Student Placement Opportunities at YMCA 

Volunteer Opportunity with City of Toronto 

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Programs and Events

Bridge Training Program for Internationally Trained Mental Health Professionals_Starting in September 2017 

Bridging Program in Project Management for IEP Francophone immigrants

Employment Conversation Hub_Aug 15, 17, 22, 24, 29 & 31, 2017 – New !

Financial Services Connections_Aug 21 to Sep 22, 2017 – New !

Integrated Work Experience Strategy Program – Bridge Training Program  

Retail Certificate Program_Aug 09 – 11, 2017 

START Customer Care Program_Jul 10 to Sep 01, 2017 

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Workshops and Training

Basic Computer Training_Aug 22, 2017 

Employment Rights at Work_Aug 15, 2017 – New !

Employment Support Program for People with Disabilities_ Sep 11 to 22, 2017  

How to Match Your Resume to a Job Posting_Aug 28, 2017 – New !

Removing the “Canadian experience” barrier: e-Learning for job seekers  

Second Career Information Session_Sep 14, 2017 – New !

The Immigrant Cafe for Immigrant Entrepreneurs & Small Business Owners_Every 2nd Thursday   

 

Webinar

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Health

Program and Events

Vaccine Information Sheet Influenza Vaccines for Children 

Walk-In Counselling – Help of Children and Families When You Need it_Tuesdays 

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Workshops and Training

Self-Management Workshops – Chronic Pain, Diabetes, Chronic Conditions & Getting the Most from your Healthcare Appointment_Jun 14 to Sep 20, 2017 – Chinese 

Self-Management Workshops – Chronic Pain, Diabetes, Chronic Conditions & Getting the Most from your Healthcare Appointment_Jun 14 to Sep 20, 2017 

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Immigration & Citizenship Updates 

Changes to the spousal sponsorship program 

Government of Canada Eliminates Conditional Permanent Residence_April 28, 2017 

Help Newcomers to Canada get their benefits and credits 

Ontario Welcoming Newcomers with Expanded and Modernized Immigration Program – Province Attracting Global Talent and Helping Businesses Find Skilled Workers_May 31, 2017 

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Language Programs & Education

Workshops, Education Opportunities and Training

Academic upgrading – Career and college transition – Tuition free program 

Enhanced Language Training – Accounting, Sales & Marketing, Engineering & IT_Sep 11 & 18, 2017 – New !

French Conversation Circle_Aug 16, 23, 30 & Sep 06, 2017 – New !

Occupation Specific Language Training – Workplace Communication_Program Starts_May & Sep 2017 and Jan 2018 

Occupation-Specific Language Training Schedule_2017-18 

Occupation-specific Language Training (OSLT)_Sep 07 to Dec 19, 2017 – New !

OSLT in Technology – Program Start_Sep 2017 

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Refugees Support 

Updates  

An Open Dialogue with Syrian Youth_Feb 17, 2017_Summary Report – New !

Benefits and Credits Available to You – File Your Taxes every Year (Arabic) 

Benefits and Credits Available to You – File Your Taxes every Year (French) 

Benefits and Credits Available to You – File Your Taxes every Year 

Map of Syrian GAR Settlement by Forward Sortation Area_Jan 2016 to Mar 2017 scarboroughlip.com/…/ODSP-Eligibility-for-Refugees-in-first-12-Months_-QA-Response-Sheet_June-02-2017.pdf

New Beginnings Clinic – CAMH Mental Health and Wellness Clinic for Refugees and Refugee Claimants 

ODSP Eligibility for Refugees in first 12 Months_ Q&A Response Sheet_June 02, 2017 

Syrian Newcomers Project – Free Translation of Diploma & Transcript of Records for Syrian Newcomers 

 

Programs and Events  

 

Workshops and Training

Do you want to sponsor a refugee – Info Session_Aug 12, 2017 

Information Session for Sponsors and Refugee Newcomers (Arabic & English)_Aug 16, 2017 – New !

Private Sponsorship of Refugees: Supporting Settlement and Integration_Aug 22, 2017 

Settlement and Family Supports 

Events/ Programs

Girl’s Leadership Program_Aug 16, 2017 

Improve Your English and Discover Canada – Citizenship Conversation Circle_Jul 13 to 14 and Oct 5 to Dec 7, 2017 

 

Workshops and Training

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Training/ Workshops/ Events for Service Providers

OCASI – Self-Directed E-Learning Training – Understanding & Responding to Sexual Violence in Immigrant & Refugee Communities – Level 1 

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Upcoming Webinars  

 Recorded Webinars & Online Training

Immigration Status and Relationship Breakdown: What Women Should Know

Learn about Competing Human Rights under the Ontario Human Rights Code 

Recorded Webinar on Exploring a VAW National Evaluation Framework: Assessing Changes in Men & Boys

Recorded Webinar on Partner Violence in Rainbow Communities 

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Youth Programs and Services 

Free Job Training in Toronto’s Hospitality Industry for youth (for OW & ODSP Recipients) 

Hello GEMgirls – Formal Mentorship to Girls Living in Priority Neighborhoods_Currently Accepting Applications for 2016-17 Program 

Job Fair for Youh 18 – 29 Currently on Probation or Parole_Oct 26, 2017 

Leaders in Service Training – Free Youth Retail & Customer Service_Jul – Aug 2017_Tuesday to Friday 10am to 4pm 

Meet & Greet With Starbucks – Refugee Youth Recruiting Event – Please contact for more information 

Scarborough Youth Job Link – Info Session-Registration_Aug 22, 2017  

Retail Career Pathway – Peak Basics Program_Aug 28, 2017 – New !

Teens Ending Abusive Relationships project Education Workshops

Teen Shopping Day – Free Clothing, Shoes, Accessories and Toiletries_Age 14 – 18_Aug 26, 2017 – New !

Work Experience Connection for aged 15 -29   

Youth Employment Workshop at Seneca_Aug 09 & 22, 2017 

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Agency Program Calendars

ACCES Employment Client Workshops Calendar_August 2017 

Albert Campbell Library Computer Classes Calendar_August 2017

Chinese Family Services of Ontario – Client Workshop Calendar_August 2017

East Metro Youth Services – Newcomer Youth Program Calendar_August 2017

East Metro Youth Services – Syrian Newcomer Youth Program Calendar_August 2017 

Malvern Employment & Social Services Client Workshops Calendar_August 2017 

Next-Steps Employment Centre – Scarborough Calendar_August 2017 

Scarborough Finch Avenue YMCA Centre – Employment Workshops Calendar_August 2017

Seneca Employment Services Client Workshops Calendar_August 2017

YWCA JUMP Client Workshops Calendar_August 2017

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